L’Etoile du Nord French Immersion PreK-5 (Dual Campus)

  • District Magnet: French Immersion

    Grades:

    • Lower Campus: PreK-1
    • Upper Campus: 2-5

    Hours:

    • Lower Campus: 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    • Upper Campus: 8:40 a.m. - 3:10 p.m.


    Phone: 651-221-1480
    Website: spps.org/frenchimmersion

    • Experienced French-native and French-speaking staff offer students the opportunity to become bilingual by learning how to speak, read, write and understand the French language.
    • Students in grades PreK-1 receive instruction in French 100 percent of the time; grades 2-5 receive 50 minutes of English instruction and the rest in French.
    • After completing grade 5, students can continue French studies through our middle and high school pathways at Ramsey Middle School and Central Senior High.
    • Native French educator interns teach students about French culture and language.
    • Students participate in physical education, science, music, library and technology educational opportunities.
    • Partnerships with community organizations and the French Embassy allow students to participate in science, theater and dance experiences, all taught in French.

    We Offer:

    • Pre-K (full-day)**
    • Discovery Club (on-site)
    • Extended Day for Learning (EDL)*
    • Community Education afterschool programs (fee-based)

    **Lower Campus 
    * Upper Campus

  • Address:

    • Lower Campus: 1305 Prosperity Ave.
    • Upper Campus: 1760 Ames Place

    Transportation Area: A-F

    Pathway:
    L’Etoile du Nord Ramsey Middle Central Senior