Nov 25, 2022

Lunch Talk

On Monday 14 November, Inès BRILLAUD came to talk about her studies, in particular her 3 years of training in CPES (Cycle Pluridisciplinaire d’Etudes Supérieurs), her master’s degree at Sciences Po as well as her experience as an intern in charge of culture at the Alliance Française. She went into […]
Nov 24, 2022

Multilingualism in the spotlight!

After a first zoom meeting, which took place on November 11th, last Thursday and Friday, a group of teachers from all over Southern Africa met at the Regional Training Institute at the Johannesburg campus of Lycée Jules Verne to work on the implementation of a new approach to multilingualism. Primary […]
Nov 11, 2022

Lunch Talk

Monday 07 November Our students had the opportunity to meet Jean-Jacques ANNAUD on Monday 7 November 2022. This world-famous French director, producer and screenwriter told students about his career and made them understand the reality of his profession. He explained his vision of the work, how by putting the actors […]
Nov 4, 2022

Día de muertos: Such a special celebration!

The Day of the Dead is a typical celebration in Mexican culture, which is also observed in the southwestern United States among the Hispanic community of Mexican origin. For Mexicans, death is not synonymous with the total disappearance of the person but the continuation of the cycle of life. They […]
Oct 21, 2022

Lunch Talks

The Lycée Jules Verne organises Lunch Talks in order to assist students in their career choices. These sessions, which take place in person or on Zoom create safe spaces for former students, professionals or representatives of universities/institutes/schools to interact with high school students (from grade 10 to the final year). […]
Oct 21, 2022


  Earlier this month, from October 6th to October 8th, the Premières BFI (Bac Français Internationale) students along with the LJV Model UN group were given the opportunity to participate in the American International School of Johannesburg’s (AISJ) 20th JOMUN debate with 16 other international schools. MUN is a formal […]
Oct 20, 2022


On Saturday, October 8, the two LJV volleyball teams proudly took home first place in the volleyball tournament held at the American School. Despite their small numbers, they were able communicate effectively and work as a team to win their matches. Beginner’s luck or talent, whatever the reason, they can […]
Jul 11, 2022

Back to school information 2022-2023

Dear parents, We would like to inform you that the Lycée Jules Verne will be closed from Wednesday, 13 July 2022. We will reopen to the public on Monday, 22 August, 2022. We look forward to seeing you all at the beginning of the school year! We hope you enjoy […]
Feb 14, 2022

Let’s talk about gender equality

During a teacher’s council meeting to prepare the election of school representatives, the teaching staff were unanimous in approving a proposal put forward by David Keith, CP teacher, to set up a participatory assembly for students from CP to CM2, in the manner of the Greek ecclesia. The theme for […]
Nov 12, 2021

Listen to Jacaranda Buzz, the Pretoria campus radio show

Before the school holidays, the CM1 and CM2 students discussed the theme of Heritage Day. Tune in now for the 2nd broadcast of the Pretoria students’ webradio, Jacaranda buzz. The advanced CM1s explain what the International Section is in Pretoria and what it has been up to so far… Do […]