Ermitage International School
At Ermitage International School, one of our key objectives is for students to master both French and English. Ermitage teams have developed an approach to teaching that considers the needs of each individual so everyone can work together to reach success and confidently navigate the world as bilingual citizens.
Ermitage offers French and bilingual instruction from Maternelle to Terminale (Pre-K to 12th grade). As students reach key developmental junctures, they are provided with an academic experience that challenges and supports them in age-appropriate ways. Starting at the age of 3, students in our Pre-K and Primary School begin to foster the love of learning in French and English. Children begin to actively participate at their own pace and gain self-awareness during these first formative years.
Collège (6ème-4ème/6th-8th grade) is a time of discovery. Discovery of self, but also of the world around us. Our middle schoolers learn to find their own way and expand their skills. By offering classes adapted to their level of learning in each major subject, we individually guide our students toward mastery of the academic pillars while stimulating their minds through interdisciplinary flexibility and bilingualism.
Lastly, in Lycée (3ème-Terminale/9th-12th grade) our programs lead students to their final accomplishment: the French Baccalaureate. The baccalaureate can be completed through one of two paths: the French Lycée or the International Option Baccalaureate (OIB). No matter what path our students follow, everyone at Ermitage acquires the experience necessary to achieve excellence and prepare for an ambitious post-secondary career.
French Bilingual Programs Statistics
● 570 bilingual students in the Primary School
● 100% pass rate on the French Baccalaureate with Honors
● 58% of 2nde - Tle students enrolled in the International Option (OIB)
● 70 nationalities present
● 36 languages spoken