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AEFE - Agence pour l'Enseignement Français à l'Etranger

The LIH – Lycée International de Houston is accredited by the French Ministry of Education and is part of the network of the Agency for French Education Aboard (AEFE).

The school is inspected regularly by representatives of the French Ministry of Education for adherence to the French curriculum and educational practices. This allows our students to transfer into any French school and universities in France or any other country throughout the world.

The Agency for French Education Aboard is a network of over 500 primary, middle and high schools in 130 countries offering programs that meet the standards of the French Ministry of Education, ensuring on-grade transfers to French-affiliated schools worldwide.

AEFE member schools embrace the universal values of tolerance, humanism, equal opportunity, intellectual curiosity, and critical thinking.

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IB Program, International Baccalaureate® (IB) - Diploma Programme (DP)

LIH – Lycée International de Houston is authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB Program) Diploma Program.

The International Baccalaureate World Schools are regarded as the gold standard of education around the world, the IB Diploma Program is offered in 138 countries. It is recognized by the most prestigious colleges and universities in the world, including Harvard and MIT.

Embracing academic challenges for lifelong success. The Diploma Program (DP) is offered to upperclassmen within two years of study: Grades 11 and 12. This is an academically challenging program pursued by students who are preparing for success within a university setting and beyond. DP coursework addresses the intellectual, social, emotional, and physical well-being of our students at a rigorous level of study. Full Diploma Program students agree to test in six subject areas (English, World Languages, Humanities, Sciences, Mathematics, and Arts) and their successful completion of IB exams with a passing score can lead to college credits in a given subject.

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Texas Association of Accredited Private Schools (TAAPS)

The Lycée International de Houston’s rigorous academic curriculum and programs are recognized and accredited by TAAPS. You can find additional information about our accreditation by visiting the TAAPS website.

The Texas Alliance of Accredited Private Schools (TAAPS) sets the standards for excellence in Texas education. Since 1988, its primary mission seeks to accredit private schools that meet the standards of the association and continue to maintain the quality of education as expected by the Texas Education Agency. the TAAPS received the official recognition of the Texas Alliance of Accredited Private Schools Commission (TEPSAC)



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