Why EB?

EB is the oldest and largest bilingual school in the East Bay. We offer an exceptional dual language education in an enriching international environment.



  • First bilingual school in the East Bay, founded in 1977
  • Preschool through grade 8
  • Rigorous and fully integrated French-American curriculum taught by native-language credentialed teachers
  • Small class size, allowing for individualized attention and effective language immersion
  • Nurturing education designed to develop the whole child
  • Character education incorporating Social-Emotional Learning (SEL)
  • Dual accreditation by CAIS/WASC and the French Ministry of Education
  • Long history of successful high school and college acceptances
  • Part of a national and international network of schools
  • A student body that includes nearly 60 nationalities, and 20 different languages spoken at home
  • Shuttle service available to families in Lamorinda