Auburn High School is the only Victorian government high school to be offering a bi-national French program. The French program is internationally-recognised and offers students a very creative approach to language learning. Students learn half their subjects in English & half in French to ensure high levels of skill & confidence in both languages.
The French Binational Program at Caulfield Junior College is unique to the city of Melbourne. It offers a bilingual, bicultural program that features the best elements of the two curricula, developed with the support and expertise of our French-Australian team. An innovative model school in bilingual education with specialised programs in Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Sports, LOTE, Digital Technology and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths). We are accredited by the AEFE and the Department of Education Victoria.
Established within the Australian secondary public college of Glen Eira College, the French-English bilingual program started in 2007.
Currently, there are three options to study French language, which is CNED (Centre National d’Education à Distance), the French Partial Immersion Program (CLIL), and following the Australian Curriculum.
Fitzroy Primary School is located on the fringe of the CBD in Melbourne and attracts families from the local area and surrounding Northern suburbs. Our school community is culturally, linguistically and socio-economically diverse and we are united by the school’s values of Respect, Courage and Empathy.
At Fitzroy Primary School we celebrate diversity and have a strong commitment to improvement through our French bilingual program that maximises students’ potential through excellence in teaching.
Taren Point Public School is located in southern Sydney, 24km south of the CBD. The school offers a French-Australian bilingual program, operating since 2017.
The bilingual program is offered to students from Kindergarten through to Year 6. We are proud to have developed a pathway with a local high school to ensure continuation of the program.
Tingalpa State School is located in the Brisbane Metropolitan region, 12km east of the CBD.
Tingalpa State School offers a French-Australian bilingual program, following its inauguration in June 2015 by the French Ambassador in Australia with the support of the Department of Education and Training and the French Ministry of Education.
The French-Australian Preschool in Canberra was started in 1973. It is officially recognised by the French Ministry of Education, and as such is part of the AEFE overseas network of French Schools. It is also accredited by the Australian Government via ACECQA, the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority, with approval for 132 places spread across 6 classes of “petites” (age 3 to 4) and “moyennes” (age 4 to 5) sections.
At Killarney Heights Public School, a unique French/English bilingual program operates through the school’s partnership with FANS, which has been awarded the LabelFrancEducation by the French government since 2012. The bilingual program is a major focus with enthusiastic native-French speaking teachers.
Telopea Park School, Lycée Franco-Australien, is a unique school. It has a long proud history, having taken its first students in 1923. Since 1983 is has been a binational French-Australian school, established as the result of an agreement between the Governments of France and Australia. The agreement sets the parameters within which the school operates.
Since 2018, Unley High School has delivered South Australia’s first secondary French Bilingual Binational Program with a harmonised French and Australian curriculum. From 2022 Unley High School will offer the International Baccalaureate as a senior year’s pathway for French Bilingual Binational Program students along with traditional VET and SACE opportunities.