Apr 27, 2020

Instructional continuity at Lycée Jules Verne

Instructional continuity at Lycée Jules Verne Our school community has been home schooling since the 23rd of March 2020. It has been a new journey that none of us could have anticipated having to go through in our lifetime. Our students currently have to study and work from home et […]
Apr 27, 2020

Recycled Monsters

The students in 6e invite you to join them for a very strange meeting … an exclusive private viewing of a virtual exhibition called “RECYCLED MONSTERS”, produced as part of their French distance learning course. View the exhibition here
Apr 24, 2020

It’s holiday time!

We are wrapping up our 5th week of distance learning #ljvathome. We do not take the work you’ve put into these past few weeks lightly: the dedication and commitment from our teachers, our students’ resilience and the continuous support of our parents. A big thank you to all of you […]
Mar 16, 2020

COVID 19 – Lycée Jules Verne closed from Monday 16th March 6 pm

Dear parents, In light of the ever-evolving character of the COVID-19 pandemic in South Africa and in agreement with the Embassy of France, we would like to inform you that the Lycée Jules Verne (Johannesburg and Pretoria campus) will be closed for all students from Monday the 16th of March 2020 at 6pm until […]
Mar 11, 2020

Covid19 – School trips cancelled until further notice

Dear Sir, Madam, dear parents, In the ever-evolving context of the Covid 19 epidemic, I have unfortunately decided to cancel all school trip projects until further notice. Some trips have been cancelled by the organizers themselves. The trips below will therefore not take place: – Trip to Durban: March 11-13, 2020 […]
Mar 5, 2020

Coronavirus: situation at 05/03/2020

A case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in South Africa. The French Embassy in South Africa and the Consulates General in Johannesburg and Cape Town are closely monitoring the situation, in close collaboration with the South African authorities and the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE) in Paris. South […]
Mar 3, 2020

Covid-19 – Instructions for Lycée Jules Verne

Dear Sir / Madam, dear parents, Given the very rapidly evolving nature of the COVID-19 epidemic, the AEFE has updated its recommendations with regard to the measures taken by the French Ministry of Solidarity and Health (MSS) for people returning from the area exposure. The countries/areas where COVID-19 is spreading […]
Oct 11, 2019

Cross 2019

Cross 2019 The Cross took place last week Saturday 05 October 2019 and we could not have asked for a better turn out. This event is part of the sports curriculum and is a great opportunity for the school community to participate in a common activity, with a common goal, […]
Sep 27, 2019

Dancing it out for Heritage Day

Lycée Jules Verne celebrated Heritage Day on Monday the 23rd of September. The school halls were bursting with colour from the traditional attires and flags from all corners of the world. In the study room, students were invited to watch documentaries on countries they weren’t too familiar with: Cuba and […]
Sep 27, 2019

Heritage Day 2019

DRUMMING AWAY: HERITAGE DAY 2019 Heritage Day was celebrated at the Pretoria school by dressing up in our traditional outfits and participating in song and dance. First, we sang “Bare Necessities” from Jungle Book and asked our students and parents to write what is the bare necessity to be happy. […]