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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

Upcoming Events

End-of-Year Student Performances: All performances will take place at the JCC, starting promptly at 6pm, and ending no later than 8pm:
  • May 22: KA, KB, KC, 2A, 2B, 2C
  • May 24: YPKB, 3A, 3B, 3C, 5B
  • May 29: PKB, 1A, 1B, 4C, 5A
  • May 30: Grades 6 & 8
  • May 31: PKA, YPKA, 4A, 4B
  • June 1: Grade 7

French Book Drop-off: May 29 – June 1, 7:30am–8:45am, at FASPS

Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast & Coffee: June 8, 8–9:30am, at FASPS

French Book Exchange: June 8 & 11, 3–5pm, at FASPS

Roller Skating Party: June 9, 10am–Noon, at Southgate Roller Rink

Alumni Tailgate Party: June 16, 1–3pm, at FASPS

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Community News

Seattle International Film Festival, May 17-June 10: Click Here

Mercer Island Sister City Soirée (June 1): Click Here

Excerpts From Cinderella (June 9 & 10): Mercer Island High School Performing Arts Center, 7pm on June 9 and 2pm on June 10.

Let's Roll!

Calling All FASPS Families: Please join us on Saturday, June 9, from 10am to noon, at Southgate Roller Rink to celebrate the school year with an '80s-inspired roller skating party! Costumes are optional; however, prizes will be given for the best individual '80s costume and the best family '80s costumes. Join us for some Limbo, some Hokey Pokey, some friendly racing, and prizes! Snacks, juice, and water will be provided. Admission is $7 per person, which includes skate rental. Click here to RSVP, and let's roll!

Annual Fund

Help Us Reach Our 2017-2018 Annual Fund May Challenge! Only $21,000 left to reach our $285,000 goal by June 30. If we receive 25 new gifts in the month of May, we will receive an additional $1,000 from an Annual Fund donor. The first grade that reaches 100% participation will receive a pizza party! To make a donation, please click here. Merci, and thank you for supporting the Annual Fund.

Yearbook Pre-order

Pre-order Your 2017-18 Yearbook Now and Save: Our 2017-18 FASPS Yearbook is chockablock with memories from the year, and, if you pre-order now, you'll save $5 off the $50 cost (yearbooks will be available for pick-up at the front desk the first week of school). Click here to pre-order your yearbook now.
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.