General News

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 […]
Oct 8, 2021

Listen to Jacaranda Buzz, the Pretoria campus radio show

The first broadcast of the year of the Pretoria students’ webradio, Jacaranda buzz, is available for listening. In English class, with Mrs. Vanessa Smeets, the CM1 and CM2 students discussed the theme of Heritage Day: they talked about the flags of each country, the languages, the landscapes, the instruments…. Listen […]
Mar 15, 2021

“Epelle-moi” – Spelling Bee in French language at Pretoria

On March 8, 2021, the second edition of the French Spelling Bee – ” Epelle-moi Afrique ” took place in Pretoria. Organized by Muriel Huet of the African Spelling Bee Federation and the French Embassy, the final was attended by students from the CM1 and CM2 classes of the Lycée […]
Jan 26, 2021

Staggered reopening of LJV

Firstly, we would like to thank our staff and all our families for their enormous efforts that once again enabled us to face the challenge of distance learning at the beginning of this year. Taking into account the evolution of the still distressing health and safety situation in South Africa […]
Dec 1, 2020

LJV Week of French Schools Abroad – We’re live!

Initiated by the AEFE, the Week of French School Abroad (Semaine des Lycées Français du Monde) aims to showcase the international French education system. It’s an opportunity for us demonstrate the unity and the diversity of our vast school network. Just like the other 535 French schools around the world, […]
Aug 27, 2020

Back to school: Parent-teacher info sessions

For health and safety reasons, we will not be able to host the parent-teacher info sessions for the beginning of the year on campus. For this reason, we will be hosting webinars, which will last about 40 minutes on Zoom. You’ll find the schedule for all classes below. In order […]
May 27, 2020

Celebrating Languages! 

Since the beginning of May, our pupils from nursery right up to high school have been working with their language teachers on “Language challenges” as part of the Language Week organised by the AEFE and the French Ministry of Education. These challenges have been taken up by many of the […]
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 […]
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. […]
Sep 6, 2019

Aiden Smithson takes home gold

 This past August, Aiden Smithson, who is currently in 4eme, was awarded a Gold medal in the International Taekwondo Federation Unified World Championships in Brazil  Aiden was part of a 27 member team from A.C.E. Taekwon-Do South Africa that journeyed to Iguazu Falls in Brazil in August to represent South […]