International Schools in Lyon

France’s third-largest city offers a fantastic quality of life, with a fast-growing expat community of families from all over the world looking to settle and find quality international schools in Lyon for their children. Attracted by the city’s beautiful historic centre, dynamic cultural offerings and ideal location with connections to many of Europe’s most exciting cities, families moving to Lyon also have world-class educational facilities to choose from.


Finding the right school is one of the biggest decisions for newly arrived families, with many different factors to take into consideration when relocating to France. Ensuring that your children are happy in their school environment is one of the key factors to help your family feel settled and at home as quickly as possible in France.


There are a number of highly regarded private and state-schools in both Lyon’s city centre and further afield in neighbouring towns and countryside throughout the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. Many of the leading international schools in Lyon focus on Anglophone teaching or lessons in a multilingual mix to ensure your children become fluent in numerous languages as well as remaining proficient in their mother tongue.