Join Us

For special insight into our bilingual program, we invite you to attend a virtual tour. Meet the admissions team, hear from our teachers, observe learning in action, and find out what makes FISW an outstanding private school.

Visit and Apply

Visit FISW

We are still very happy to connect with you during this time that we are not able to welcome visitors to our campus in person! Please fill out the form below to let us know the best way for us to contact you for an introduction to our school. Or contact us by emailing or calling the Admissions Office at 425-407-5695. We look forward to meeting you!


Tuesdays at 9:00am

The best way to learn more about our school is to attend a tour. We will take you into the classes to see our teachers and students during their daily activities. We offer tours Tuesdays at 9:00 a.m. or by appointment. To schedule your visit, please complete the form below or contact us,

Open House & Info Night

Join us to learn about our immersion program and to meet our teachers, parents, and alumni. Discover how and what students learn at different ages by taking a journey through the grades, visiting a preschool, an early elementary grade, and an upper elementary classroom. Gain insight into the overall curriculum of each of the three cycles and enjoy participating in an activity in each classroom. Please RSVP if you are able to attend by completing the form below or e-mailing

Admissions Coffees


Enjoy coffee and croissants in the library with FISW parents and administrators, tour the facilities while classes are in session and speak with our Head of School. Please let us know if you are able to join us by completing the form below or e-mailing


Application Process

Important Dates

January 17, 2020 - Priority deadline for sibling applicants

January 24, 2020 - Financial Aid Application due date (2018 W-2 may be submitted at a later date before April 15, 2020)

February 14, 2020 - Admissions Application due date

March 20, 2020 - Admissions decision notification date

March 27, 2020 - Enrollment agreement and deposit due date


We continue to accept applications on a rolling basis after our initial deadline, although some classes may be full.


Apply Online 


A secure online application can be submitted through our enrollment management system RenWeb. If this is your first time signing in, you will be asked to create an account. 


Do not hesitate to contact us with any questions. We look forward to reviewing your application.

Application Checklist

  • Visit FISW

  • Submit Application

  • Schedule a Class Visit

  • Attend a Shadow Day (1st-5th Grade)

  • Submit Transcripts/Report Cards

  • Participate in a Parent Interview

Admission Requirements


We have no language proficiency requirements for children entering in young preschool, pre-kindergarten, and kindergarten.

For children entering in 1st - 5th grade, an existing language proficiency in French is required.


Some students entering 1st - 3rd grade may be accepted without language proficiency in French, by testing into our Intensive French for New Learners Program.

Age Requirements

  • 2.5 years old for Young Preschool

  • 4 years old for Pre-Kindergarten

  • 5 years old for Kindergarten


Based on developmental readiness and/or prior school experience at an Accredited French School, considerations may be available for children born before December 31st.


Application Checklist

  • Visit the school (Tour, Admissions Coffee, Open House)

  • Submit an online application ($95 application fee)

  • Submit Transcripts and/or Report Cards (Elementary Grades)

  • Schedule a class visit (Preschool and Kindergarten)

  • Attend Shadow Day (1st - 5th grade)

  • Participate in a Family Interview


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French Immersion School of Washington



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