Application Requirements

ICS Paris accepts students year-round depending on available space. Please apply online or download the appropriate application material here

We recommend beginning the application process in February for entries in September, and at least three months before joining us during the year.  You’re encouraged to apply early as priority is given to early applicants.

Please do not hesitate at any time to contact us and inquire about available space or to request the application documents.


ICS Paris is currently accepting applications for the school year 2020-2021.


Admissions requirements*:

  • The Online application form must be submitted through the website, or the PDF version may be returned to us by mail or email at
  • Official school transcripts from the last three years of schooling. These transcripts must be in English or French.  In some instances we may ask for certified translations.
  • 3 recommendations from current teachers and the school counselor/principal.  The recommendation forms can be found in the PDF versions of the application packs. 
  • A copy of the student’s ID or passport

*Exact requirements may vary by age so please consult the list of documents required by our Admissions Officers. We reserve the right to request additional documents from any applicant.

There are no entrance exams, but students who are accepted to Junior High School and High School will sit placement tests in Mathematics, English and French, usually the last week of August, or prior to beginning classes. 

Any applicants for the IB programme will be required to schedule a telephone or in-person interview with our IB principal.


Application Process

1 - Once the required documents are received, your child’s application file will be presented to our admissions committee. 

2- An admissions decision is made within a maximum of 10 days. 

3- If accepted, we then hold your child’s space for an average of 3 weeks for you to make your final decision. 

4- If you accept the space, we will ask you to fill in a registration form and make the necessary payments before beginning classes.  We are of course able to accommodate families for immediate entry.