The French American Academy has a reputation in excellence in bilingual program. FAA offers an early-start, gradual immersion, dual language education to students from Pre-K2 through 8th grade.

FAA’s bilingual curriculum offers more than second language acquisition.  our full-time program provides students not only a proven path for cognitive development but also social growth.

Academic success is measured through progress in core skills like reading and writing as well as math and science.

FAA provides English and French language learning from preschool, kindergarten to middle school through elementary school.

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Our student-centered program features:

  • Deeply dedicated, experienced faculty
  • Small class sizes with high teacher to student ratios
  • An interactive learning environment that stimulates and cultivates each student’s potential for excellence.
  • An effective balance between the latest learning research and teaching techniques and the traditional disciplines found in a challenging, classical academy education.


FAA is a private, independent school supporting and enabling deeper learning through the 6 c’s:

  • Character
  • Citizenship
  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Creativity
  • Critical Thinking