Feb 24, 2023

Mount Kenya

18 students from Lycée Jules Verne have completed the ascent of Mount Kenya, the second highest peak in Africa. This is the third time that Lycée Jules Verne has made the climb. In previous years, students from the school have also climbed Mount Toubkal in Morocco and the Amatola Trail […]
Feb 24, 2023

Lunch talk – February 2023

Friday, February 10th : Mrs. Petra BEBER, a representative from the the Rubika school located in the North of France in Valenciennes, had a zoom session with our students. This school offers training in the field of 2D and 3D animation, video games and design. Her presentation was dynamic and […]
Feb 10, 2023

Lunch talk

Wednesday February 01 During this lunch talk we welcomed Adrien BARON, legal counsel. He talked about his studies and the importance of being organised during this time. He touched on the ins and outs of the bar exam and explained the process of becoming a lawyer. Adrien BARON then presented […]
Feb 10, 2023

The English Pub

Literary SI Pub Dear Readers, Our first edition has finally seen the light. We hope that you will enjoy this experience with us! This magazine will become a regular feature in the Friday News, providing all kinds of information, and cultural news. We hope that the students’ reaction to Frankenstein […]
Feb 10, 2023

Internship Fair

On Tuesday 7 February, in partnership with the French Chamber of Commerce in South Africa, the Lycée Jules Verne organized an internship fair for the grade 9 students who were still looking for companies willing to host them for the week. Margaux SCHAUBROECK, in charge of events, and David MVONDO […]
Jan 27, 2023

Behind the scenes at LJV

Students in 4A and 4B took up their journalistic pens to write articles about the school as part of the French program. Dare to go behind the scenes of our beautiful school, to meet the students and staff!(Please note all articles are in French) Mensonge ou vérité : La nourriture de […]
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 […]