Discover Ecole Française de Bâle
Founded in 1884, the Ecole Française de Basel is the first French school abroad. It welcomes your children from 3 months to 11 years old. Located on two sites, our establishment consists of a daycare, a preschool section and an elementary section.
The only school approved by the Agence de l’ Enseignement Français à l’ Etranger (AEFE) in the canton, our school is also controlled by the Basle City Ministry of Education and the Strasbourg Academy.
Through our quality teaching and our openness to the world, we offer an international audience access to French culture and its educational model.
Ecole Française de Bâle is a private and associative institution.
Through all its actions, our institution aims to be the benchmark in French-speaking and secular education in Basel.
Pedagogical Direction and Educational Team
+ Provide an education based on human values and enable your child to do so:
• to learn respect and group life
• to develop self-confidence by becoming aware of the progress made
• to open up to the world and awaken to critical thinking
+ Stimulate and reinforce the learning of the French language
+ Develop your language skills through weekly German and English courses.
+ Introduce your child to various artistic activities in order to encourage an opening to the world of art.
+ To welcome children of French and non-French expatriates living in Basel and its region.
+ Dispensing the official French National Education programme.
+ Promoting cultural and linguistic openness (French, German and English)