Nov 6, 2018

Her Majesty the Queen Elisabeth II replied!

The Cycle 3 classes wrote in February to the Queen of England, so she would get our birthday wishes by April. “We told her about our experiences in South Africa and asked her some questions. She finally wrote back! We were so excited to open the letter and see the […]
Nov 5, 2018

Student Council – PTA & JHB

This meeting is in accordance with the French Civic Education programmes (EMC), as well as the citizenship programme of the Lycee Jules Verne. Pretoria – Following the election of the two students representatives per class (from CP to CM2), the firs student council took place Monday 5 November 2018, in […]
Nov 2, 2018

School outing “Our stories our Africa”

As part of our celebration of Heritage day, all the Johannesburg preschool classes enjoyed a wonderful show on traditional african stories. From the costumes to the songs and dances, everything was excellent. We even had the chance to participate to the show : we danced, we played parts… What a […]
Nov 2, 2018

Back to School

On Monday 3rd of september, 1136 students of Lycée Jules Verne campuses, aged from 2 to 19 years old, went back to school with a lot of excitment and sometimes a bit of anxiety. Seeing again new friends or making new ones, meeting new teachers, discovering a new class or even […]
Oct 15, 2018

Taste Week at the Pretoria campus

We were fortunate enough to celebrate Taste Week in Pretoria for the third consecutive year. Fouad Khettabi, an experienced baker, visited all our classes to teach our pupils how to make bread and pastries. – Monday 15 October: The CP class kicked off the project by making lemon tarts under […]
Sep 25, 2018

The wonders of Lascaux Rock Art

On Tuesday, 25 September, students from both the CM1 and CM2 classes of the Pretoria campus visited the Sci-Bono Discovery Centre in Newtown, Johannesburg. The children were able to visit the exhibition dedicated to the Lascaux caves. The original discovery was found in France, in 1940, and date back to […]
Sep 24, 2018

School outing “Our stories our Africa”

As part of our celebration of Heritage day, all the Johannesburg preschool classes enjoyed a wonderful show on traditional african stories. From the costumes to the songs and dances, everything was excellent. We even had the chance to participate to the show : we danced, we played parts… What a […]
Sep 24, 2018

Heritage Day Celebrations

Heritage Day, an occasion to discover South Africa in PS On Friday 21st, on the occasion of Heritage Day celebration, we, the PS students discovered the South African flag and the nationalities of our classmates. Some of them even wore their traditional outfits! Then we put a traditional make-up the […]
Sep 3, 2018

Back to School

A back to school that got off to a flying start! On Monday 3rd of september, 1136 students of Lycée Jules Verne campuses, aged from 2 to 19 years old, went back to school with a lot of excitment and sometimes a bit of anxiety. Seeing again new friends or making […]
Jun 22, 2018

Kitabu literature competition

The Pretoria campus participated in the Kitabu literature competition this year together with the French schools of Bujumbura and Nairobi. During the year the pupils of the different classes read a selection of 6 or 7 books hand-picked according to their level. The top quality literary works presented offered a […]