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In Bordeaux, how the Assomption high school aims for excellence


REPORT - With its "British international section" and its boarding school for young girls, the establishment offers original courses in Gironde in a unique setting.

The Assumption Sainte Clotilde high school looks like Hogwarts, the famous wizarding school from the “Harry Potter” saga.

In the center of the school complex, where there are also a primary school and a college, a fully restored 19th century chapel dominates Boulevard Wilson.

Inside the school, the eight hundred students pass under large stone vaults, sculpted in the neo-Gothic style, lit by many multicolored stained glass windows.

Founded in 1860 by Sainte Marie-Eugénie Milleret, the establishment is an institution in Bordeaux.

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A selection of students on file

Of religious origins, Jean-François Barbin, the director, especially keeps the spirit.

"We want to welcome our students with kindness and humanity to provide them with an integral training"

, he slips.

Namely, to accompany them towards autonomy to train them to become “

the best for this world


To count among the 260 second year students, the selection is made on file.

Applicants must present strong report cards…

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Source: lefigaro

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