International French School of Kathmandu opened a Lower Secondary Section in September 2016. This section is open to students from 11 to 15 years old studying from 6ème to 3ème (Grade 6 to Grade 9).
This Lower Secondary Section offers online-tutored education via the CNED (National Center for Distance Education). This ensure students the benefits of courses adapted to their level and allow them to choose among panel of optional subjects (second and third language, ancient language, etc.).
The Secondary Section focus on providing a child friendly environment, centred on developing students’ self-responsibility and autonomy. Similarly, the school emphasises on delivering teaching complying with the individual learning process of each student and encouraging self-confidence building. CNED Section also stresses on allowing students to deepen their knowledge of Nepalese various cultural aspects through different educational projects all through the year.