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Paris College Day

on Sat, 09/09/2017 - 09:53

Paris College Day: Sunday October 1, 2017

Come meet over 100 college and university admissions representatives from all over the world at this free fair.

Paris Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel & Conference Center, 17 boulevard Saint-Jacques, 75014 Paris, on Sunday October 1, 2017, from 1:30pm to 4:30pm. Admission is free and open to the public.

Paris College Day, on October 1st, is a free annual event which is open to the public and of interest to families with children at lycée.

Booklist for Lycée 2017-18

on Sat, 06/24/2017 - 15:05

Book Lists SIA 2017-2018:  Lycée Level


  • To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee Grand Central Publishing ISBN: 0-446-31078-6
  • The Kite Runner, Khaled Husseini  Bloomsbury  ISBN: 978-0-7475-6653-3
  • Death of a Naturalist, Seamus Heaney  Faber  ISBN: 978-0-571-23083-9
  • Othello, William Shakespeare Cambridge Schools Edition ISBN:9780521618762
  • Picture of Dorian Gray, Oscar Wilde Wordsworth Classics  ISBN:9781853260155

NB – It is recommended that the prose works be read during the holidays. History and geography textbooks will be distributed by the LFA  

Première and Terminale (Literature):


High School information for new arrivals

on Wed, 11/02/2016 - 15:27

Come along to LFA on January 5, 2017 at 6pm for an information meeting for applicants. If your child would like to join the Anglophone section in seconde or in première, this information meeting will discuss the section, the application process and any other questions you wish to raise. Spread the word!

6pm Thursday January 5, 2017

Lycee Franco-Allemand, rue Collin Mamet, 78530 Buc



Parents, teachers and lycée administration will be on hand to discuss:

  • the excellent results achieved by the most recent graduates (100% success in achieving bac with mention, including 38% mention très

South of Paris Science Fair

on Mon, 10/10/2016 - 08:25

Just to let you know about the Science Fair being held Sunday 16th October 2016. Many laboratories from the Faculty of Science at the Université Paris-Sud (Orsay) will be opening their doors to the public for a range of demonstrations, presentations and hands on experiments. You can download the programme from this page:

SIAB Lycée Book Lists for 2016/2017

on Mon, 07/11/2016 - 12:00

Please find attached the book lists for the SIAB Lycée classes for 2016/2017

Enjoy :)


***Saltimbuc's Opening Night*** The ADVENTURES of ROBIN HOOD

on Mon, 05/09/2016 - 12:48

Yet again the SALTIMBUC has managed to stage a spectacular show!

This troup of 30 SIA students - ranging from CM1 to Terminale - has such talent, bringing so much joy and energy to the stage. The fabulous costumes are complimented by the colourful scenery and given an extra dimension by the original sound effects and music. CONGRATULATIONS TO YOU ALL!

VERDICT: another great success for Saltimbuc, and one definitely worth seeing! The show in Bures-sur-Yvette was sold out so make sure you book your tickets for the last shows in BUC, 15th May 8pm and 16th May 3pm         DON'T MISS IT!


SAVE THE DATE *** SPRING POTLUCK *** Sunday June 5th

on Tue, 04/05/2016 - 14:35

This year's Spring Potluck will be held on Sunday 5th June at our usual venue, Les Hommeries, in Bièvres.

A great opportunity to get together once again before the summer holidays kick in! (so soon?!?)

Invitations will follow shortly, but for now put the date straight in your diaries :-)

(anyone with a direct line to the weather-maker:if you could put in a good word for us?)

Saltimbuc's New Show - Coming to the Stage in May !

on Wed, 03/30/2016 - 20:23

Saltimbuc is very nearly  ready to tread the boards for this year’s English theatrical highlight.


Rehearsals are well underway, lines are learned and sewing machines working at full speed on the costumes…
Good job too as it’s just a few weeks till our first performance!!

This popular tale will surely have you laughing in your seats as these talented young actors bring new life to old characters.
With music and dance too, the show promises to be a great event for the whole family!

So grab your diaries and book your tickets as soon as possible to avoid disappointment on the night.

Saturday 7th May 8.30pm BURES-SUR-YVETTE, Centre Culturel Marcel Pagnol (SOLD OUT - COMPLET)

Sunday 15th May 8pm, BUC, Théâtre des Arcades

FAMILY MATINEE PERFORMANCE: Monday 16th May, 3pm, BUC, Théâtre des Arcades

Tickets €7 (under 5s come free if booked in advance)

Click Here to book !

Terribly British! - Celebrating Anglo Culture at the LFA

on Wed, 03/30/2016 - 20:05

Written by Eloïse Andre, SIA 2nde

On the 14th of March, the entire Anglophone section of the LFA united in order to prepare the traditional British Day.

In order to popularize our very small section, all of us, 2nde, 1ère and even T-ale  baked 12 scones each, which amounted to approximately 400 scones! But by the end of recess time in the morning these delicious scones were all gone. As if they had been starved for weeks, the LFA students stormed into the hall, fought their way to the scones and the battle ended with everyone savouring their jam-covered scones.              

  As for the

POST BAC Orientation Meeting - January 2016

on Wed, 03/09/2016 - 09:17

On Saturday Jan 9th 2016 the annual Post Bac Orientation Meeting took place at the Lycée Franco Allemand. This meeting is proposed each year by the SIA Lycée teachers to all SIA parents & lycée students who want to know more about the potential English Speaking curriculums in France and abroad for their children after the Terminale.

First, Mrs Rostaing introduced the preparation work that needs to be done by the students (and parent) with key questions to be asked before choosing one path or another. She especially recommended thinking well ahead in 2nd over the summer and definitely in 1ere