News & Events

There's always something exciting happening at FASP, and we want to help you stay informed of current news and school events. We will update this page regularly with important announcements and news. Please check back often!

L’arbre de Printemps

In kindergarten, we’re learning how to trace vertical and horizontal lines while using a ruler! Although we’re in the final days of the school year, we’re still learning! During the #FaspAtHome activity, students used their rulers to create lines with the goal of replicating their own rendition of a spring tree art project, “L’arbre de Printemps.”

A Word From the Head of School

Dear FASP Community, At the French American School of Princeton, our values stand for inclusion, acceptance and embracing a warm and diverse school community. With that said, we are heartbroken regarding the recent tragedies resulting in the passing of Mr. George Floyd and other people of color throughout this nation. Within the halls of FASP,…

Astrophysicist “Visits” FASP

Daniel Rouan, an astrophysicist at the Observatoire de Paris, conducted a live Zoom workshop with Middle School students on May 14th. The talk (in French) first centered on an astrophysicist’s career and then explored the concepts of exoplanets and black holes. Students had an opportunity to ask questions and comment. To learn more about the Observatoire de…

First Graders Practice Yoga!

First graders practiced yoga during their gym class session. Students learned about the various yoga poses, along with learning about deep breathing while holding the pose. See what our first graders were able to accomplish, even while at home!

Princeton Common Ground Hosts Virtual Event

On May 27th, Princeton Common Ground hosted a virtual webinar for parents. The webinar featured special guest speaker Jessica Lahey, who authored NY Times Best Seller, “The Gift of Failure.” The webinar focused on preparing and educating children for summer, with the current restrictions set in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Also during the…

Elementary Students Host Virtual Dance Party!

Elementary students showed their best dance moves! On May 16th and 17th, elementary students attended a virtual dance party. The event, put together by the FASP Parents’ Association, consisted of five individual dance parties for each elementary grade level. Hosted by a local DJ at Wepa Entertainment, the virtual event included music, games and dancing! A…