General News

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 […]
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 […]
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 […]