Prospective Parents

 

Balzac Prospective Parents: Get the information you need about being a Balzac student and family.

Parents stay informed by becoming a member of Apesa and joining the Apesa Yahoo egroup. This egroup includes the official school academic year calendar, plus additional events, deadlines, meetings and social happenings throughout the year. By subscribing to Apesa and the Yahoo egroup you can choose to receive automatic updates within Outlook or on your mobile device as information and parent exchanges are added throughout the year.

 


DEDICATED TEACHERS IN THE CLASSROOM

English teachers for the British International Section are currently from Scotland, England, and Ireland and Canada.


 

 

 


RIGOROUS PREPARATION FOR THE BACCALAUREATE OPTION OIB

An International Section also prepares students for the O.I.B. (Option Internationale du Baccalauréat), which is recognized by Universities around the world as rigorous preparation for a secondary education in either of the 2 main languages studied.

 


SCHOOL HOURS

The International section offers students who are already bilingual the French academic program plus an additional 6 to 8 hours in their second fluent language. This is the equivalent of an extra day of school per week. 

At Balzac your kids will meet and interact with bilingual students in the British, German, Italian, Portuguese, Arabic and Spanish sections, and their English classes are taught by native English speaking teachers. 


SCHEDULE AND LOGISTICS

  • Schedules vary based on language options.
  • For additional questions about the schedule and school logistics, please see our FAQS pageor contact the school office.

  

 Sample 6eme Student Schedule 2017