Our Mission Statement


The French American Academy strives to provide the highest educational standards with a bilingual, comprehensive curriculum in a safe and creative environment.

We foster an atmosphere that promotes critical thinking, curiosity, enthusiasm and a strong work ethic. We encourage the physical, social and emotional development of our students in a nurturing, multicultural setting.

We cultivate individual talents and aspire to see our students become well-rounded, lifelong learners, who are respectful, confident, positive, open-minded, and globally literate.

Our Guiding Philosophy and Beliefs

  We believe :

  • learning a second language at an early age is a lifelong advantage.
  • a bilingual approach benefits children both academically and cognitively.
  • children learn best when they feel safe, supported and nurtured.
  • big things happen in small classes.
  • in established traditions and the latest advances.
  • in diversity, ethnic and otherwise.
  • every child has a potential for excellence.
  • in educating the whole child.
  • we are all citizens of the world.
  • passionately, in what we do