Lycée Denis Diderot, The French school in Kenya


Belonging to a unique system in the world (with 410 schools accredited by the French Ministry of Education) the French School in Nairobi, located in Kilimani accomodates over 670 students each year from 40 different nationalities.

Founded in 1962 to provide quality education in French for children of French speaking parents. It was renamed «Collège Denis Diderot » in 1989 and became « Lycée Denis Diderot » in 1995. It symbolizes the fusion of talents around a high level French education system which, from kindergarden to "Baccalauréat" (equivalent of A level) enables students to be admitted into French universities.

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Argwing Khodek Road
PO Box 47525 - 00100 Nairobi GPO
Tel administration and library: (254) 20 243 77 14
Fax : (254) 20 243 77 15
E-mail :

Dernière modification : 25/09/2019

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