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FASPS Community (Parents, Teachers, Staff, Students, Alumni, Friends): THIS IS YOUR BLOG! If you have something you'd like to post (a story, announcement, photos, videos, etc.), just email, and we'll get it up. Bog posts can be in French, English, Spanish, or Mandarin, and there's no space limit.
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Exchange Program

Three Exchange Students Coming From the Canary Islands: We are excited for the second part of our student-exchange partnership with the Lycée Français de Gran Canaria to begin after the break, a partnership that gives our eighth grade students invaluable opportunities and experiences. Three exchange students will start at FASPS on April 25 and stay until May 23. Join us in welcoming them into our amazing community!

Camp d'été

Send your child to France on Mercer Island This Summer: Our Camp d’été (three weeks of French immersion) provides a dynamic learning experience that combines indoor and outdoor activities. Click Here to Sign Up

Summer Adventure

FASPS Summer Adventure for Grades 6-8: Specially designed for middle schoolers, our brand-new Summer Adventure is a half- or full-day program offered in both French and English. Taught by FASPS's beloved faculty and staff, Summer Adventure will encourage your middle schooler to open their minds, connect with peers, discover new passions and deepen existing ones. Click Here for Details


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Community News

Adult French Classes: Beginner French: Mondays, April 30-June 11, 3:30-4:30pm, $135; intermediate French: Wednesdays, April 25-June 13, 3:30-4:30pm, $178. Open to all adults! Click here to register.

2018 Bellevue Neighborhoods Conference on April 21: Click Here

The Bright & Quirky Child Online Summit, April 25-30: Click Here

"Le Prénom" Showing May 4, 11: Click Here

Weekly Poll

  • Question - If you have a preschool-age child, are you still looking for a preschool for next year?

    • Yes
    • No
    • N/A
  • Result - If you have a preschool-age child, are you still looking for a preschool for next year?

    • Yes (57.14%, 4 Responses, 7 Total)
    • No (0%, 0 Responses, 7 Total)
    • N/A (42.86%, 3 Responses, 7 Total)

Volunteer Corner

Teacher / Staff Appreciation Luncheon Volunteers Needed: Please click here for details and to sign up. Thank you!

Parent Ambassadors: We Are Looking for Parent-Ambassadors to mentor, support, and help our new families. Email Déborah. Thank you!

MIPA Circus Help: If you'd like to volunteer at FASPS's table at MIPA's April 21 (10am to noon or noon to 2pm). Email Robin. Merci!

FPC Open Positions for 2018-19: Click here for details or email Shari.

Alumni Corner

Come Hear FASPS Alums in "Taste of Broadway" on April 27: Click here to read the flyer.

FASPS Is Looking for Youth Volunteers to Work at Our French Camp d'été. Volunteers must be at least 15 years old, have a strong level of fluency in French, commit for at least one week of volunteering, and be able to clear a background check. Click here for an application.

Le français qui vous amène plus loin: FASPS continues to offer our afterschool French class for French-speaking students in grades 9 through 11 (meets Saturday mornings). Our advanced French class integrates French literature, language, and culture with social studies, is project-based, and is quite dynamic. Students are welcome to enroll at any time during the school year. For further details, email or
Located on Mercer Island just east of Seattle, the French American School of Puget Sound is a private, bilingual school for children age 3 (young pre-Kindergarten) to grade 8. Students benefit from a rigorous academic program, arts and technology curriculum, social and emotional learning, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.