General News

Oct 6, 2020

School democracy week at Lycée Jules Verne

At Lycée Jules Verne, we encourage civic engagement from a young age! School Democracy week will take place from 5 to 13 October 2020 School democracy week aims to highlight the importance of electing student representatives and encourages students to run for the available leadership positions. It’s a time where […]
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 […]
Mar 6, 2019

Volley Section

Last Wednesday 6 March, students of the volleyball section played the Goliath Cup finals. The Goliath Cup is a volleyball league that organize tournaments between South African schools, the German schools of Johannesburg and Pretoria, the American School and our school during February and March. Our students defended so well […]
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 […]
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 […]