Our School

True education empowers the individual to effect positive change. Education challenges prejudice, hatred and enables empathy and positive emotional intelligence.

Joel Bailey

The Old School is an Independent International School providing an English language education to UK standard, GCE and A Level.

We are a co-educational day school providing English curriculum studies for students aged 11 - 19 years. To complement the classrooms we offer sports facilities, theatre / stage space and recreational areas on our extended campus within the village.

The Old School aims to provide a positive and supportive learning environment. With a commitment to the pursuit of academic excellence, attaching a high value to creativity, imagination, and the quest for knowledge and understanding.

Boarding Opportunity
We have limited places available to those wishing to board
Monday to Thursday, with local vetted bilingual families

Glee Club at the Old School

Examination Centre

As an Edexcel approved examination centre The Old School will be running IGCSE/GCSE and A level examinations in May and June and would like to invite external candidates to access these examinations without the need to return to the UK.
Edexcel centre number 90241

Distance learning programmes

For students already enrolled in College or Lycée, who wish to supplement their Brevet and Baccalaureate studies.

The Old School, with teachers based in France and the UK, opens up new opportunities for English-speaking young people wishing to take GCSE or A-Level exams as part of a home study programme, with the guidance of experienced teachers following a UK curriculum. Courses are accessed via the on-line classroom and optional in-house workshops.

Subjects currently offered:
English Language
English Literature
Double Science
Art & Design

For more information and details of fees please contact us on 05 53 64 24 97 or email


47410 St Colomb de Lauzun
05 53 40 60 54

The Old School : College - Lycée
Etablissement d’enseignement secondaire privé hors contrat RNE 0471040A

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