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APARC

The aims of the Association

The Anglophone Parents' Association in the Region of Chantilly (APARC) was founded in 1982 to bring together families in the Chantilly area who speak English as a mother tongue or as a cultural language. Its main objective was to set up special English language sections for English-speaking children in the schools in Chantilly, with a view to enabling the children of members to achieve a standard of English as near as possible to that of children in English-speaking countries.

APARC's primary function is to organise classes in English, with the goal of helping children to achieve or maintain a level of English as near as possible to that of their peers in English-speaking countries. Three hours of English are held on Wednesdays in Kindergarten and Primary classes (ages 5 to 11), and at age 11, APARC children can enter the state secondary school in Chantilly, where four hours of English are integrated into the timetable specially for them. The APARC education continues into the Lycee with the students entering the International Section at the Lycee Jean Rostand. Here, they have the possibility of taking the IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education) in English language and literature at the end of 2nde. In 1ère and Terminale they begin to prepare for the Option International Baccalaureat (OIB) which forms part of the General Baccalaureat – and is of an equivalent level to the British A-level. APARC is a recognized exam centre both for the IGCSE and the Cambridge First Certificate (for local non-English-speaking pupils).
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APARC

Organisation of the Association

APARC is run by a committee including a president, a treasurer and three co-ordinators, one for Primary/Kindergarten, one for Collège and one for Lycée. The role of the co-ordinators is to liaise between the parents and the teaching staff, and between the parents and the committee. All queries concerning the classes should be addressed to the appropriate co-ordinator. There are also sub-committees to deal with the social events, the newsletter and the billing of school fees.
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APARC Committee

Most of you will know our wonderful teachers, assistants and librarians, who make APARC so successful, from Kindergarten to the Lycée. But did you also know that, alongside that dedicated teaching team, administrative and logistical support is provided by an elected Committee of eleven members, who work on a 100% voluntary basis?

This is a little guide to help you understand who does what.

The "Bureau" all have official functions under French Law:





















Role Incumbent Duties
President Astrid Trowbridge (Lianne - Terminale, Noah - 5ème & Maxine - CM2) The President represents APARC in meetings with external stake-holders (including the mairie, etc.) and at official events. She or he also makes decisions for and on behalf of APARC.
Vice President Karen Cooper - (Max – Graduated, Olivia - 1ère) The Vice President is second in command and deputises for the President in the above duties.
Secretary Angie Christin - (Tatiana - 6ème, Liam - CM2 & Kyle - CE1) The Secretary ensures all administrative paperwork is produced and filed with the relevant authority. She or he also provides logistical support at APARC meetings, including by taking minutes.
Treasurer Maylis Wolf (Jonathan – Terminale & Benjamin – 2nde) The Treasurer coordinates the payroll and related staff matters (contracts/insurance, etc.), processes school fees, administers expenses and cash flow and prepares budgets.
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History of APARC

For more than a hundred years, the Chantilly region has been home to a high concentration of English-speaking families living temporarily or permanently in France. In 1982, APARC was founded to bring these families together and provide for the special educational needs of their children. Today, APARC members - over 150 families - come from all parts of the globe, Great Britain and the United States being the most strongly represented.
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