Maisons-Laffitte France
Ermitage International School of France

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Strengthened by 80 years of experience, Ermitage International School of France provides our students with a global education, steeped in compassion and empathy. We create an open-minded and child-focused setting that develops excellence in academics, supports students in their ambitions, and imparts a genuine love of learning. Ermitage offers an environment that cherishes curiosity, encourages independence and supports the untapped potential of our multicultural students. This enables them to become insightful, resilient individuals and, above all, allows them to play a central role in their schooling and their future.

  • Day school tuition No Information
  • Grades for day school Pre-K/Reception -
    12th Grade/Year 13
  • Number of Students 1550
  • Year founded 1941
  • Boarding school tuition No Information
  • Grades for boarding school 6th Grade/Year 7 -
    12th Grade/Year 13
  • Curricula IB Diploma, IB Middle Years, French National, Bilingual Program
  • Type Co-ed


- French Ministry of Education - International Baccalaureate Organization

Admissions Information

Admissions Process

1. Submit application requirements 2. Participate in a virtual or in-person interview 3. An admissions decision is offered within one week of interview

Applicant Evaluations

- School Reports from the previous two years - Two (2) Letters of Recommendation - Letter of Motivation

  • Students can join after the academic year begins Yes
  • Waiting List Yes
  • Application fee (domestic) $350 USD
  • Application fee (international) $350 USD


  • Assigns homework Yes
  • Use of technology in the classroom Yes
  • Language of instruction English
  • ELL support Yes
  • Learning support Yes
  • Native English teachers Yes
  • Languages taught English
  • Examinations available

School Life

  • Bus service No
  • Sports teams available Yes
  • Pastoral Care Yes
  • Do students practice religion at the school No
  • School provides lunch Yes
  • Supervised care before or after school Yes
  • Uniform required Yes
  • Access to an educational psychologist No

Sports Teams

Intramural Clubs: Basketball Football (Soccer) Baseball Rugby Field Hockey Volleyball Handball Badminton Competitive Teams: Basketball Football (Soccer) Horseback Riding Golf Rowing Ski and Surf

University Relations

  • University counseling Yes