This year's production of the FASNY English-Speaking Theater (FEST) was an adaptation of A Midsummer Night's Dream, set in the 1980s.
Recently at FASNY
Joy and excitement were palpable in Madame Pépin's third-grade classroom when FASNY fourth grader—and young author—Abby-Gaëlle Roux came to share the two novels she has written as well as the ideas that inspired them.
For students in teacher Anne Charton's classes, Latin was all fun and games recently as they solved educational puzzles to help Orpheus rescue Eurydice from the underworld.
Beginning in January, kindergartners read a number of books in English and in French that formed the basis of the games and activities they enjoyed last week at the Reading Rally.
Students in French teacher Vincent Combe's ninth-grade class have been reading and discussing texts concerning ecological issues, including the bush fires that have been ravaging Australia since last year.
The annual Mamaroneck Artists Guild student exhibition recognizes exceptional work created by students at FASNY, Mamaroneck High School, Maria Regina High School, and New Rochelle High School.
From January 30 to February 2, high school students participated in the University of Pennsylvania's Ivy League Model United Nations Conference, in Philadelphia, where FASNY represented Italy.
The middle and high school swim teams are midway through their debut competitive season and have enjoyed much success to date. Currently, the high school team is in second place in the ISAL standings.
Last weekend, robotics teams from the middle and lower schools, both of which were launched earlier this school year, participated in separate tournaments organized by the FIRST LEGO League.
Middle and high school English teacher Candace Owen-Williams has been nominated by Sacha Sergent '20 for this year's Excellence in Theatre Education Award, presented by the Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University.
Sixth through eighth graders in the middle school art club came to school on a Saturday in December to start painting the mural that will eventually cover the entire span of a 24-foot-long wall near the Village campus library.
Parents, faculty, and staff got to sample cuisine from across the globe—one delectable morsel at a time—at International Night.
Both the girls and boys varsity cross-country teams finished second in the team rankings at the recent Independent Schools Athletic League (ISAL) championship.
Preschool and lower school students ushered in the spooky season with Halloween parades. Superheroes and storybook characters ruled the processions, as did princesses, ghosts, and witches.
Congratulations to the varsity soccer teams on their Homecoming wins. The girls emerged victorious over Greenwich Academy, 1-0, while the boys defeated Stepinac 6-0. Way to go, FASNY!
La Semaine du Goût, or the Week of Taste, is a nationwide culinary festival held in France to heighten food awareness, promote healthy eating, and encourage the discovery of new flavors and taste sensations. Our preschool students join in the celebration by participating in various activities revolving around the sense of taste.
Third graders are pleased to present their first art project of the school year: autumnal scenes that highlight what they have learned about line, the use of warm versus cool colors, and brush techniques.
Yesterday, nursery students met members of the Larchmont Fire Department at their station house, located across the street from FASNY's Manor campus.
Fresh off their recent 2-0 victory against the Lycée Français de New York (LFNY), the boys varsity soccer team is unvanquished after five games.
This week, the PTA held its annual back-to-school information forum for parents of students in nursery through grade 12.
The 2019-2020 school year got under way on Tuesday. Classrooms, cafeterias, and corridors at all three FASNY campuses—Manor, Village, and Harbor—were humming with activity as teachers welcomed new and returning students.
Clément Mihailescu and Antoine Pourchet, both of whom graduated from FASNY in 2012, are the second-prize winners of this year's French-American Entrepreneurship Award (FAEA) competition.
As the final athletics season of the school year comes to a close, highlights include a championship win in girls varsity tennis, among others.
On May 18, at the Harbor campus, around 30 students participated in the first Model UN conference held at FASNY.
The wise Yoda once said, "Size matters not." On May 3, at the second annual FIFA Night hosted by the high school's student government, this adage proved true on the digital soccer field.
Congratulations to FASNY graduate Alexandre Lamy '15, Columbia Engineering's 2019 valedictorian, the highest academic honor bestowed by the school.
This week, senior Sabrina Sherman put the final touches on the playful pattern that now adorns the walls of the south stairwell in the high school building.
April was National Poetry Month, and fifth graders in the "B" class engaged in literary pursuits in both French and English.
The projects presented covered a range of topics, including Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids, the science behind earthquakes, and how to minimize the impact of tsunamis.
After learning about the geography, wildlife, and cultural traditions of the South American nation, pre-kindergarteners presented their impressions in a video.
Students in the Art Option 7 class designed environmentally friendly cars out of recycled materials.
Everyone is over the rainbow with last weekend's two enchanting performances of The Wonderful Land of Oz.
In an interdisciplinary project involving biology/Earth science and French, 11S students created stop-motion videos to explain scientific concepts.
It was an active basketball season, with a record number of home games for all of FASNY's teams.
Art Option 9 students built mini-dioramas using a variety of materials.
The colorful, whimsical works of Niki de Saint-Phalle served as inspiration for those created by K-8 students for the 2019 "Famous Artist" exhibition.
Last week, fourth graders participated in "Colonial Kitchen," a two-day workshop in which they engaged in activities such as grinding corn and making butter.
Students in the middle school's theater club took home the jury prize for writing at the 20th annual Première Scène theater festival.
Students in all three kindergarten classes recently read books in French and in English, allowing them to make connections between the literature of both languages.
Congratulations to senior Flore Msika for winning the "Best in Show" prize in this year's Mamaroneck Artists Guild student exhibition.
Around 30 students in the fourth and fifth grades cleaned up the grounds of the Village campus in a volunteer activity organized in the spirit of the Martin Luther King holiday.
On January 14, fifth graders and their parents spent the evening at the Manor campus exploring the concept of electromagnetism at the annual "J'aime les STEM" Night.
In science, third graders recently studied simple machines. As the culminating activity for this unit, each student constructed a model of a labor-saving device featuring two or more simple machines.
For their first production of the 2018-2019 school year, students in the high school's Cinema Club focused a lens on the recent service-learning trip to the Dominican Republic.
FASNY observed the quintessential American holiday with two time-honored traditions: the PTA-sponsored meal for the school community and the annual luncheon for the underserved in our region, now in its 10th year.
A drawing by Keara Leaity '24 has been selected by the Larchmont Mamaroneck Lions Club to advance to the next level of the 2018-2019 Lions International Peace Poster Competition.
Congratulations to the girls varsity cross-country team on their second-place finish at the ISAL championship meet.
For their first art project of the school year, fourth graders learned about Louise Nevelson's monumental monochromatic sculptures and then created their own Nevelson-inspired works.
After learning about the sense of taste and introducing their taste buds to different flavors, pre-kindergarten and kindergarten students eagerly sampled the food and drinks they made during la Semaine du Goût, or the Week of Taste.
October 12 is Día de la Hispanidad, a national holiday in Spain. Eighth graders in Ms. Benítez Pérez's Spanish classes marked the occasion by writing their favorite Spanish word.
Shark pride was on display during Spirit Week, which culminated on Blue and White Day with a pep rally to cheer on the athletic teams competing on Homecoming weekend.
With a record number of students playing a fall sport, FASNY looks forward to an exciting season.
On September 4, FASNY welcomed new and returning students for the first day of classes of the 2018-2019 academic year.
The 49 students who made up this year's senior class graduated from FASNY on June 12. We wish them the very best in college and beyond, confident that they will make a positive difference in the world.
Middle school students received, with great enthusiasm, a collection of recently published books donated to the school by alumna Jessica Anderson '11, an editor at Macmillan Publishers.
Seventh graders in teacher Olivier Bedecarrax's class worked for several weeks on a coding project. Their assignment? Create and program a video game inspired by Breakout, the arcade classic from the 1970s.
The PTA held its annual thank-you breakfast and general assembly on May 18.
Earlier this month, FASNY celebrated the creativity, talent, and hard work of visual arts and music students in the high school at an event that was part art exhibition, part concert—and pure delight for attendees.
Sixteen students, most of them freshmen, performed exceptionally well in the finals of the ISAL track-and-field championships, held on May 8 in Brooklyn.
The Preschool recently observed International Week, one of the many ways FASNY celebrates the diversity of the school community.
From April 25 to May 4, FASNY welcomed 24 students from the Lycée International de Saint-Germain-en-Laye as part of an exchange program centered on Rugby Sevens.
Since February, kindergartners and first graders have been learning how to code using the Osmo system.
On April 22, students in the environmental club volunteered at the Town of Mamaroneck's annual spring clean-up of the Hommocks Conservation Area.
FASNY high school French literature teachers Vincent Combe and Bao Ha-Minh recently conducted a three-hour, in-house training session at the Harbor campus for their colleagues in the literature and language departments.
Eleventh-grade OIB students participated in a "historians' workshop" at the New-York Historical Society, where they examined primary sources related to the Vietnam War.
Parents enjoyed viewing the creations—all inspired by Wassily Kandinsky's colorful work—of our K-8 students.
FASNY holds a celebratory lunch for members of the class of 2018.
On the evening of March 24, in what has become an annual tradition, student and parent volunteers distributed food, clothing, and personal-care items to homeless individuals.
Fifth and sixth graders at FASNY take part in multidisciplinary, inter-grade activities.
Over the weekend of March 16, a group of students in FASNY's Model United Nations club attended the "Change the World" Model UN conference, held at United Nations headquarters in Manhattan.
Lea Jabbour, a member of the FASNY class of 2014, is among this year's recipients of the Frederick E. Terman Engineering Scholastic Award, one of Stanford University's most selective academic prizes.