The Georges Ouvrard school is situated nearthe city center of Sedan, in front of thebotanical garden. It welcomes pupils from 2to 12 years old.
Until 6 years the children are welcomed in the nurseryschool which has four classes and a class for 12 pupilswith special needs. In this one, there is a court and adormitory.
Then the children go to the primary school which has 7classes. Inside this one, there is a computer room, alibrary and a room for the visual art.
Noon, children can eat to the canteen which ismanaged by the city. Also, there is anextracurricular municipal welcome for the childrenwhose parents work.
As the others schools of Sedan, our pupilsgo to the swimming pool a part of the yearand make of the gymnastics for theyoungest, the Handball and the table tennisfor the tallest. These activities take placeoutside of the school. They can also go tothe municipal library, look at it and borrowbooks, see exhibitions or participate to it forprojects
One evening a week, there are Turkish orArabic class for the pupils who want it. Also,certain activities are sometimes organizedin the evening: theater for example, walkingand discovery of the heritage.
The team tries to propose to the pupils variousactivities or projects to develop the interest of thepupils: participation in activities of national solidarity:the Telethon in favour of the genetic diseases, let usclean the nature, the exits, the educational schooltripto the countryside (discovered by the nature with on-the-spot a few days).
Every year, an evening of choral singing is prepared for theparents and for the last year the school organized a cross.
Other projects which vary according to years can beadded to it: creation of a record with an Iraqi musicianlast year for a class, a work with another musician forthis year or the other activities proposed by themunicipality. The middle school also proposesexchanges on various projects: on the chocolate inconnection with week of the Taste this year.
The network which our school trains withthe middle school and the other schools ofthe city wants to become center ofexcellence in English, that is why thechildren begin the learning of this languagefrom the nursery school.