Your journey starts here
It is our goal to provide each family that applies to LFSF ample opportunity to become well-acquainted with our programs and community. We are also very interested in getting to know your family and learning as much as we can about your child’s unique learning needs.
FIVE SIMPLE STEPS
It is also our objective to make the admission process as enjoyable as possible. At any time of this process, make sure to contact us if you have question or concern: we are here to help!
WHAT GRADE SHOULD WE APPLY FOR
This chart will help you identify the right grade for your child. You will note that our system has different cut off dates as we consider the year of birth (calendar year).
NOT YET IN THE BAY AREA? NOT TO WORRY
Your application process will be slightly different than the one described below to better adjust to your situation. And we are only an email away to answer your questions!
Our website can provide you with a lot of information about our mission, our programs and our community. If you would like to know more, please fill out this quick form to allow us to get back to you.
Our Application link is now live!
Please note that all required application materials for 2018-2019 need to be submitted by JAN 8, 2018.
Your $100 application fee will processed online at time of application.
REQUIRED DOCUMENTS TO COMPLETE YOUR APPLICATION on our DROPBOX
Applicant photo and Family photo
US Birth certificate, US passport or/and FR passport
Transcripts if available (2015-16, 2016-17 and 2017-18)
You will need to download and provide this Common Student Evaluation Form . It needs to be completed by your child's current daycare or school and sent to our admissions office:
610 Coloma Street, Ste 300, Sausalito CA 94965
This meeting is an opportunity for you to share with us about your child, your educational goals, what it is that you are seeking in a school and how this might align with our program. Of course this is also an excellent time to ask any questions you may have about the admissions process or our school. We look forward to getting to know you better!
SCHEDULING YOUR VISIT
Visits with the admissions team members are held on the Ashbury and the Sausalito campus upon rsvp. Once we receive your application, we will be in touch promptly to schedule your visit.
Visits for the 2018 season will start on SEPT 12, 2017.
Your child will be invited to join one of our play session at our Sausalito campus over the months of January and February.
This play session is required and scheduled upon invitation once your application is complete.
For students applying to our French Language Immersion (FLI) program, a one-on-one observation and placement exam will be scheduled at your convenience once you have submitted your application.
For all applicants applying to Grades 9-12 who have not been attending an AEFE French Language Immersion school, a placement exam will be scheduled at your convenience.
We will send out notification of our admission decisions in early March, based on a calendar agreed upon with the other private schools of the Bay Area. These dates vary by grade.
Please refer to our admissions calendar to check when we send out admissions decisions and when we need to have yours!
Please refer to our enrollment fees to prepare for this important commitment.