The International French School in Singapore

IFS, (formerly the Lycée Français de Singapour) is a top private international school in Singapore certified by the French Ministry of Education. Operational for over 50 years IFS delivers a unique bilingual French-English education for international students aged 2 to 18. IFS offers families based in Singapore access to an affordable, premium, multicultural, multilingual schooling delivered by highly experienced teachers with a track record of academic success. > Read more.

WHY IFS?

At the International French School, we are committed to making sure every student not only feels at home in a multicultural environment but are given the opportunities and support they need to reach their full potential.

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School Learning Programme

The International French School (Singapore) is the only institution to offer the full French curriculum from Kindergarten to Lycee in Singapore. The French education system has a reputation for having one of the best education practices in the world. Structured Academic, and Transferable an ever-increasing number of international families are choosing the French national system.

School Learning Environment

Our world-class campus is home to over 3,000 international students, learning in facilities intended to improve student health and engagement, nurturing each student’s academic performance, curiosity and creativity.

School Facilities

Extra-Curricular Activities

Student & Parent Testimonial

Hear from our international community of students and parents. What is it like at one of the top international schools in Singapore and why did they choose the International French School.

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IFS Student University Destinations

The International French School offers internationally recognised qualifications that enable IFS students to apply for and study at the best universities and schools in the world. Highly sought after by higher education institutions, year after year, we are delighted to see our students awarded top marks and places at the world’s most sought after Universities. Top examination results make IFS a secondary school of choice for international families and one of the most prestigious international schools in Singapore.



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School Academic Results

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News from our School

Get the latest IFS news, school event updates, academic calendar updates and educational tips from our experienced expert educators.

Jul

06

93.6% of IFS Students Achieve Merits for the 2020 Diplôme National du Brevet

Students in Troisième (Grade 9) of the International French School (Singapore) once again outperformed the Asia-Pacific Region and the World with 98.8% pass rate in the DNB (Diplôme National du Brevet) 2020 exams   Singapore, July 6th – Following the […]

Jun

29

100% Pass: Baccalaureate Success for IFS Students

IFS Class of 2020 overcome a difficult academic year with 93% receiving a “Mention” (merit), 55% high merit “Très Bien”. Singapore, June 2020 – Following the announcement of the 2020 Bac results, the International French School in Singapore once again […]

Jun

16

The IFS Community Stands United

COVID-19 Solidarity Fund has been created to support families most affected by the economic impact of the crisis   International French School in Singapore has at its heart the interests of each student and family within its diverse global community. […]

Jun

16

Choosing the Right International School in Singapore

Choosing the right international school for your child can be a difficult task. Parents need to consider how a school can meet the needs of their children’s future. Parents should look for a 21st-century learning environment that is holistic in […]

Jun

02

IFS reopens after two-month COVID-19 circuit breaker

June 2, 2020 – IFS today welcomed back into classrooms a select number of students for face-to-face teaching and learning after two months of enforced home-based education due to Singapore’s COVID-19 circuit breaker. On hand to welcome students were H.E. […]

May

15

Home-Based Learning: IFS Principal Top Tips for Parents

Mr Christian Soulard, Principal of the International French School in Singapore, suggests four crucial aspects for home-based learning success. From classroom management to available learning tools, home-based education has forced teachers to adapt their teaching style. It has changed how […]

May

14

IFS nurses’ advice on sleep during COVID-19 circuit breaker

Nurses from the International French School in Singapore share their expertise and professional advice to help our children sleep well during the COVID-19 circuit breaker Sleep and the current circuit-breaker are hardly talked about. Staying at home forces us to […]

Apr

21

Guide to safer internet use for IFS students

International French School (Singapore) provides tips to parents on how to keep their children safe online Personal or parental smartphone, game console, television, home computer… children are exposed to screens on a daily basis. They have mastered the art of […]

Apr

17

IFS launches its Weekly Online Concert

The International French School secondary students continue their passion for music during the IFS home-based learning. Launched a few weeks ago, “IFS Weekly Online Concert” aims to continue our high school students’ musical practice. Here is our 6th online concert. […]

Apr

14

IFS ways to ensure home-based learning success

International French School (Singapore) provides top tips on how to succeed during the distance learning The recent measures implemented by the Singapore Government to fight the spread of the COVID-19 virus brings with it some new challenges for all of […]

Apr

06

IFS community captures beautiful oddities on the streets of Singapore

International French School (Singapore) students and staff explored the streets of Singapore and their own creativity for photo competition with other French schools in the Asia-Pacific region IFS Secondary students and staff took on a challenge to compete in the […]

Apr

02

IFS psychologists’ advice to promote positive behaviours despite COVID-19

The International French School (Singapore)’s psychologists have given their recommendations to IFS parents to support their children amid COVID-19   The COVID-19 pandemic is now a reality and a part of the imagination of children and adolescents as well as […]

Apr

01

IFS Reflects on Home-Based Blended Learning Test

International French School (Singapore) Principal talks to students about the school’s home-based learning exercise and answers their questions regarding COVID-19 and the school’s reactions. This week, our high school students welcomed Mr Christian Soulard, IFS Principal, in their web radio […]

Mar

31

Bilingual Language Pathways for International Primary School Students

The International French School (Singapore) offers a uniquely supportive environment for bilingual and multilingual students as they explore languages  At IFS, we genuinely believe that a multilingual education serves and prepares our students in the best possible way for their […]

Mar

19

Looking for the Right Kindergarten in Singapore?

Selecting the right school for your child is an important decision, especially when selecting a kindergarten. This is your child’s first experience of school and it is important to get the right environment and learning culture. There are a large […]

Feb

05

French Ambassador, Singapore Foreign Minister launch rebranded IFS

5 February 2020 – Today, the International French School (Singapore) (IFS) welcomed a new chapter as it announced a brand new name, brand identity, vision and mission. Formerly Lycée Français de Singapour, the new name marks part of a broader […]

Jan

28

IFS is the New LFS

The Lycee Francais re-brands as the International French School (Singapore) reflecting an ever-growing international student population 28th January 2020 – The International French School (Singapore) (IFS) launched its new name and brand identity today. Sporting a new logo, website, colour […]

Dec

19

The City of the Future

Gigantic towers, flying cars, “green” buildings, robots, connected services… Imagining the city of the future has been a fabulous opportunity for IFS students to tackle real-world urban problems; reflect on urban life of tomorrow; and be creative in dreaming up […]

Dec

04

International French School (Singapore) Awarded Charity Transparency Award 2019

Last night, the International French School (Singapore) was awarded The Charity Transparency Award 2019, for showing good governance and good disclosure practices related to the administration of the funds received through donations. test Presented by Dr Ang Hak Seng, Deputy […]

Nov

26

Photo Contest | Asian Territories: Pictures and Words

The 7th edition of the AEFE Asia-Pacific zone photo contest “Asian Territories: pictures and words” is now open “In my host country, the oddities at the corner of the street” The 7th edition of the photo contest “Asian Territories: pictures […]

Nov

11

Día de los Muertos at IFS

IFS celebrates one of the most important Mexican traditions “Dia de los muertos” is a very important event in Mexico, more important than Christmas. Observed for two days, the 1st and 2nd of November at the same time as the […]

Sep

03

Back-to-School Message from International French School (Singapore) Principal Mr Christian Soulard

Welcome back to school everyone! Here’s the back-to-school message from our Principal Mr. Christian Soulard.  English Translation Good morning to all of you and an excellent start to the 2019-2020 school year to all the students who will be […]

Jul

08

INNOV&CO

The IFS PFEG group journal Like other secondary-level exploration courses, the Fundamental Principles of Economics and Management (PFEG) disappear with high school reform. This is the latest edition of Innov&Co, the magazine created last year by the PFEG group. For […]

Jul

04

Class 2019 Passed Baccalaureat with Flying Colours

Once again, the International French School (Singapore) graduates clinched 100% success rate in French baccalauréat. After making the most of their final year in IFS preparing for #baccalaureat, 134 Terminale students sat the bac examinations last June and passed with […]

Jul

06

3eme Dnb
93.6% of IFS Students Achieve Merits for the 2020 Diplôme National du Brevet

Students in Troisième (Grade 9) of the International French School (Singapore) once again outperformed the Asia-Pacific Region and the World with 98.8% pass rate in the DNB (Diplôme National du Brevet) 2020 exams   Singapore, July 6th – Following the […]

Jun

29

Tesa Tesl
100% Pass: Baccalaureate Success for IFS Students

IFS Class of 2020 overcome a difficult academic year with 93% receiving a “Mention” (merit), 55% high merit “Très Bien”. Singapore, June 2020 – Following the announcement of the 2020 Bac results, the International French School in Singapore once again […]

Jun

16

IFS COVID-19 Solidarity Fund Thank You
The IFS Community Stands United

COVID-19 Solidarity Fund has been created to support families most affected by the economic impact of the crisis   International French School in Singapore has at its heart the interests of each student and family within its diverse global community. […]

Jun

16

Expat Living Hughes Family chooses IFS
Choosing the Right International School in Singapore

Choosing the right international school for your child can be a difficult task. Parents need to consider how a school can meet the needs of their children’s future. Parents should look for a 21st-century learning environment that is holistic in […]

Jun

02

International French School Elementary Class Social Distancing
IFS reopens after two-month COVID-19 circuit breaker

June 2, 2020 – IFS today welcomed back into classrooms a select number of students for face-to-face teaching and learning after two months of enforced home-based education due to Singapore’s COVID-19 circuit breaker. On hand to welcome students were H.E. […]

May

15

Home-Based Learning: IFS Principal Top Tips for Parents

Mr Christian Soulard, Principal of the International French School in Singapore, suggests four crucial aspects for home-based learning success. From classroom management to available learning tools, home-based education has forced teachers to adapt their teaching style. It has changed how […]

May

14

International French School Nurses' advice for good sleeping habits
IFS nurses’ advice on sleep during COVID-19 circuit breaker

Nurses from the International French School in Singapore share their expertise and professional advice to help our children sleep well during the COVID-19 circuit breaker Sleep and the current circuit-breaker are hardly talked about. Staying at home forces us to […]

Apr

21

International French School student
Guide to safer internet use for IFS students

International French School (Singapore) provides tips to parents on how to keep their children safe online Personal or parental smartphone, game console, television, home computer… children are exposed to screens on a daily basis. They have mastered the art of […]

Apr

17

International French School Singapore Choir
IFS launches its Weekly Online Concert

The International French School secondary students continue their passion for music during the IFS home-based learning. Launched a few weeks ago, “IFS Weekly Online Concert” aims to continue our high school students’ musical practice. Here is our 6th online concert. […]

Apr

14

International French School Home Based Learning
IFS ways to ensure home-based learning success

International French School (Singapore) provides top tips on how to succeed during the distance learning The recent measures implemented by the Singapore Government to fight the spread of the COVID-19 virus brings with it some new challenges for all of […]

Apr

06

IFS community captures beautiful oddities on the streets of Singapore

International French School (Singapore) students and staff explored the streets of Singapore and their own creativity for photo competition with other French schools in the Asia-Pacific region IFS Secondary students and staff took on a challenge to compete in the […]

Apr

02

IFS psychologists’ advice to promote positive behaviours despite COVID-19

The International French School (Singapore)’s psychologists have given their recommendations to IFS parents to support their children amid COVID-19   The COVID-19 pandemic is now a reality and a part of the imagination of children and adolescents as well as […]

Apr

01

IFS Makan Radio
IFS Reflects on Home-Based Blended Learning Test

International French School (Singapore) Principal talks to students about the school’s home-based learning exercise and answers their questions regarding COVID-19 and the school’s reactions. This week, our high school students welcomed Mr Christian Soulard, IFS Principal, in their web radio […]

Mar

31

Bilingual Language Pathways for International Primary School Students

The International French School (Singapore) offers a uniquely supportive environment for bilingual and multilingual students as they explore languages  At IFS, we genuinely believe that a multilingual education serves and prepares our students in the best possible way for their […]

Mar

19

international school in singapore expat living
Looking for the Right Kindergarten in Singapore?

Selecting the right school for your child is an important decision, especially when selecting a kindergarten. This is your child’s first experience of school and it is important to get the right environment and learning culture. There are a large […]

Feb

05

French Ambassador, Singapore Foreign Minister launch rebranded IFS

5 February 2020 – Today, the International French School (Singapore) (IFS) welcomed a new chapter as it announced a brand new name, brand identity, vision and mission. Formerly Lycée Français de Singapour, the new name marks part of a broader […]

Jan

28

welcome to International School in Singapore
IFS is the New LFS

The Lycee Francais re-brands as the International French School (Singapore) reflecting an ever-growing international student population 28th January 2020 – The International French School (Singapore) (IFS) launched its new name and brand identity today. Sporting a new logo, website, colour […]

Dec

19

The City of the Future

Gigantic towers, flying cars, “green” buildings, robots, connected services… Imagining the city of the future has been a fabulous opportunity for IFS students to tackle real-world urban problems; reflect on urban life of tomorrow; and be creative in dreaming up […]

Dec

04

International French School (Singapore) Awarded Charity Transparency Award 2019

Last night, the International French School (Singapore) was awarded The Charity Transparency Award 2019, for showing good governance and good disclosure practices related to the administration of the funds received through donations. test Presented by Dr Ang Hak Seng, Deputy […]

Nov

26

Photo Contest | Asian Territories: Pictures and Words

The 7th edition of the AEFE Asia-Pacific zone photo contest “Asian Territories: pictures and words” is now open “In my host country, the oddities at the corner of the street” The 7th edition of the photo contest “Asian Territories: pictures […]

Nov

11

Día de los Muertos at IFS

IFS celebrates one of the most important Mexican traditions “Dia de los muertos” is a very important event in Mexico, more important than Christmas. Observed for two days, the 1st and 2nd of November at the same time as the […]

Sep

03

Back-to-School Message from International French School (Singapore) Principal Mr Christian Soulard

Welcome back to school everyone! Here’s the back-to-school message from our Principal Mr. Christian Soulard.  English Translation Good morning to all of you and an excellent start to the 2019-2020 school year to all the students who will be […]

Jul

08

INNOV&CO

The IFS PFEG group journal Like other secondary-level exploration courses, the Fundamental Principles of Economics and Management (PFEG) disappear with high school reform. This is the latest edition of Innov&Co, the magazine created last year by the PFEG group. For […]

Jul

04

Class 2019 Passed Baccalaureat with Flying Colours

Once again, the International French School (Singapore) graduates clinched 100% success rate in French baccalauréat. After making the most of their final year in IFS preparing for #baccalaureat, 134 Terminale students sat the bac examinations last June and passed with […]

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