Congratulations on having chosen a Marymount education for your children! Every year, we welcome dozens of new families from all over the world into the Marymount community.
Over the summer months, you will receive information via email regarding about how to prepare for the first day of school, as well as instructions on how to log-in to the ParentPlus Portal and get important information about your child's class and teacher. In the meantime, please review this page for important information and tasks to be completed before starting school, as well as useful information.
New Family Orientation
29th August 2017
Please be sure to save the date for our New Family Orientation. We hope all our new families will join us to learn more in depth about Marymount International School, Paris, meet key members of staff, purchase uniforms, and most importantly, start to make connections in our community!
Summer Campus Visits
If you have not already had a chance to visit our campus and wish to do so over the summer, please contact our Admissions Office to schedule a Campus Tour: firstname.lastname@example.org
Marymount is open all summer, with limited hours during certain periods. We look forward to meeting you!
Before the 1st Day of School
Important September 2017 Dates and Online Calendar
First Day of School - Monday, September 4th, 2017 (full day*)
Early Years Back to School Session - Thursday September 7th, 2017 at 2:00pm
PTO Welcome Fête - Saturday September 9th, 2017 at 2:00pm-5:00pm
Elementary School Back to School Night - Tuesday September 12th, 2017 at 7:00pm
Middle School Back to School Night - Thursday Sept 14th, 2017 at 7:00pm
*School hours are 8:30am-3:15pm, and school buses leave promptly at 3:30pm.
All families will also receive a complete calendar in September when starting school.
Submit and Complete the Health Form
All families must complete the mandatory Health Form and submit it to the School Office before the first day of school. This can be completed by any doctor, based in any country.
Order School Uniforms
Please refer to our School Uniform page for detail about school uniform requirements for Marymount students.
Order school uniforms online or contact the Marymount School Uniform on our School Uniform page.
Ensure we have your up-to-date contact information with the Family Update
Over the summer all families, will receive and must complete the Family Update Form to be completed before the first day of school. Including information about any child-care givers, nannies, and anyone who will be collecting your children from school.
- A list of helpful information for new families concerning the Portal, School Supplies, Laptops, and more! (click to expand)
Marymount ParentPlus Portal
Marymount International School, Paris provides an online portal, the ParentPlus Portal, which enables our administrators and teachers to instantly share data and engage with parents in a secure environment. This portal will be your ‘go to’ place for all information concerning your child’s learning experience at Marymount and contains important communications from the school and your child’s teachers.
School supplies and textbooks are provided by the school, however, all students should bring a pencil case, and back pack with them. Pre-Kindergarten students should also bring a change of clothes and a plastic water cup with their name printed on it.
Middle School Students 1:1 Laptop Program
Marymount is proud to offer a 1:1 laptop program in Middle School. Each Middle School student will receive a laptop for use both in school and at home, allowing us to use the latest technology as the means both of delivering instruction and helping our students grow to use the resources at their disposal responsibly. Laptops and security information will be delivered at the beginning of the school year along with an Acceptable Use Policy.
Everyone parent and staff member is part of the Marymount PTO! The PTO promotes open communication and understanding between parents and staff and serves to enhance and maximize the education of every Marymount student
The PTO assists to teachers in the classroom and on field trips, holds fundraisers, hosts events and provides support for families. In addition, the PTO is a wonderful resource for our new families who are newly arrived in Paris, or wish to get involved in the Marymount community. All Marymount parents can get involved in the PTO by supporting their students, teachers and staff.
Bloom Where You're Planted
Since 1965, the American Church has sponsored Bloom Where You’re Planted – Tips for Living in France. This full day seminar, designed to assist English-speaking newcomers to France, features speakers and/or workshops on various topics from food and wine tasting to health care and general safety, need-to-know subjects, and just plain fun facts about France. Bloom helps with understanding cultural differences, creating a new life in Paris, and getting connected with friends and organizations throughout Paris and the surrounding areas.