How to Apply

Notre-Dame International High School considers applications for the spring semester 2024 and the school year 2024/2025. 

Students applying or already belonging to our American school in Paris will find under this section all necessary documents and forms which will be useful during their school year in our international school in France.

For admissions please consult our dedicated Admission page.

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We are so happy that you are considering the NDIHS School of Paris for your child. Please complete the form below and one of our dedicated Admissions Team members will be in contact with you shortly.



    These are the steps involved in completing a student application:

    1. Student sends transcripts, application and all necessary supportive application documents to the admission office via email (scanned). Download the application form.
    2. The admission office reviews the application material, submits it to the school principal and makes a formal offer of admission (admission letter and deposit invoice).
    3. After the student accepts the school’s offer, the deposit must be paid in order for the admission office to confirm admission and to issue visa supporting documents.
    4. The hard copy of the application form must be sent to the admission office via post mail.
    5. The admission office processes registration and visa documents to send to students.
    5. The student's application is given to the placement staff to solidify homestay or dormitory accommodations.


    Useful Information

    American School near Paris Academic Calendar 2023/2024
    This document will give you information on the American school's start and end dates, as well as on school holidays in France.

    American school near Paris Students Handbook 2023/24
    This document is sent to each student enrolled in our international school to give them a cultural approach of France and of the French people, while they are studying in an American school.

    American School near Paris Pre-departure Handbook 2023/24
    To better prepare your school year at Notre-Dame International High School.

    American school in Paris Application form
    This is the document you will need to fill out in order to apply to Notre-Dame International High School. Please add to your application package the following documents:
    Dorm Accommodation form
    Homestay Accommodation form
    Contract form

    School forms

    Students of our American High School will be encouraged to travel with the school staff of the international school or with Nacel throughout France and surrounding countries. The goal of our international school in Paris is to ensure that our students are well-travelled and knowledgeable about European cultures.

    This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity can only be accomplished by living and studying in Europe, and most importantly, France. Students will be offered various opportunities to travel during short holidays.
    Students are encouraged to participate in a French language program or go into a host family for a French language immersion experience.

    Independent travels during the school year at this international school in Paris are only authorized under special conditions (see below documents and forms).

    Documents and forms to be filled in by our American school's students, parents, third parties and host families:

    American school in Paris Combined Travel and Release form

    American school in Paris Natural Parents Visit form