Most Expensive: Ermitage International School of France
Annual Tuition: $39,388
Students in Private School: 15%
About 15 percent of students in France attend private schools. The most expensive institutions are ones that offer education in French and English, along with the International Baccalaureate program.
Ermitage International School of France is the most expensive boarding school in the country. Founded in 1941, the school is located in the north-central town of Maisons-Laffitte — about 12 miles (20 kilometers) from Paris. Ermitage offers bilingual education for over 1,000 students, and day school costs over $20,000 annually.
In the capital, the International School of Paris is the only English-speaking school within the city and day school costs over $36,000 per year. Outside Paris, the British School of Paris, situated near Versailles, charges over $33,000 for day school.