News de Nous – 10/1/18

October 1, 2018
Pre-K To Open October 15
Bonjour! Sometimes the news is just too big to wait for the weekly News de Nous – this is one of those times. We are very excited to announce that Pinellas County has given us the green light to open our Pre-K for ages 3 & 4 beginning Monday, October 15! The inspectors were very impressed, both inside and out, and now we can’t wait to welcome some new members to our FASTB family!
If you, or someone you know, are interested in enrolling, please contact us at 727-800-2159 or to set up a meeting and tour. We have also included information on applying and enrolling below.
We look forward to speaking with you soon – have a great week! Merci!
Openings for 2018-19 & Steps To Apply
School may be in session but we are continuing to enroll elementary students, and now Pre-K, for 2018-19, so if you are thinking about applying, or know someone who may be interested, you are not too late and below is the sequence of events for our application process:
  1. Inquiry: Submit the Application Inquiry Form on our web site and we will contact you to set up a school visit to give you more information about FASTB and answer questions
  2. Apply: Print, fill out and mail our Enrollment Application and fee
  3. Interview: After receiving the completed application we set up a parent or guardian and child interview to assess readiness and ability to benefit from our program
  4. Acceptance & Enrollment: Upon acceptance, an Enrollment Contract must be signed and deposit paid to secure a spot for the upcoming year
Please visit and click on the Admission tab for more on the process, tuition, financial aid and more – of course, you can always email or call us to set up a meeting as well. We look forward to hearing from you!
Meet The Founders
The French American School of Tampa Bay, (FASTB), founded in February 2017 by Elizabeth and Willy LeBihan, offers a unique immersion school experience to students from Early Childhood through grade 12.
Inspired by their successful creation of L’Ecole Française du Maine: The French School of Maine 17 years ago, the Founders decided to put their experience and devotion for education to work in the Tampa Bay area they have grown to know and love.
2100 62nd Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702
Telephone: (727) 800-2159
Elizabeth LeBihan: Founder and Admission Director
Willy LeBihan: Founder and Head of School
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