In Preschool - Kindergarten, creativity is cultivated through play-based activities and hands-on experiences.

In a nurturing and inclusive environment, students get comfortable communicating interchangeably in French and in English.

By Elementary school, students are self-confident, independent thinkers, and problem solvers.

Our students are global citizens, able to see the world from multiple perspectives.

By Middle School, students are knowledgable, open-minded collaborators ready for the next challenge.

Our graduates are ready to make their mark in the world. 


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Our classroom at the Providence Children’s Museum

The French American School of Rhode Island and the Providence Children’s Museum of Providence started their official institutional partnership this school year with the launch of the first edition of the “School at the  Museum” Signature Program.

International Day

Our school-wide International Day was a great success! We learned about many countries including Nigeria, Croatia, Spain, Mexico, China, Canada, Australia, Russia, Italy, Japan, and of course, France. Our students enjoyed  "traveling" the world around the school and learning about the wealth of the diversity of cultures and traditions in the world. Students of each class designed cultural and educational activities, and organized sampling of traditional foods. 

Les Miserables seen by Eight graders

FASRI 8th Graders have been reading Les Misérables, by Victor Hugo. Their study of this classic has included an in depth exploration and discussion of the core themes of this work: 

In French, 8th graders studied the works of Victor Hugo, Les Misérables to understand that literature can also criticize the real world in realistic novels.

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Excellence Through Bilingualism

We welcome children from RI & around the world from preschool–8th grade. Please schedule a visit to learn more about our international school.

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What Makes Us Unique?

Our "Let's Play" events are a series of Saturday play dates to allow families to learn more about our Maternelle (Preschool – Kindergarten) program.

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