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"Le Jardin des Particules" - Crèche and School: Information for the school year 2019/2020

Enrolment for the 2019 – 2020 school year will take place on 7th and 8th March, 9 AM to 1 PM at the Crèche and School of the CERN Staff Association. Appointments will be scheduled on 11th and 12th March 2019 to analyse requests for fee reduction.

Enrolment forms will be available as of Monday 4th March, 2019. More information is available at the following web site:

Open Days at “Le Jardin des Particules”, the Crèche and School of the CERN Staff Association

Saturday 2nd March 2019

Are you planning to enrol your child in “Le Jardin des Particules”?

If you work at CERN, this event is for you: come and discover the Crèche and School and meet the Management team on:

Saturday 2nd March 2019, 10 AM to 12 PM

We will be delighted to present our structure, the project, the site and to answer all your questions. Register for one of two sessions (link below) before Monday 25 February 2019:

Practical information:

"Le Jardin des Particules" follows the Swiss school calendar and is closed during the Toussaint, February, Easter and summer holidays. At Christmas, we respect the closing dates of CERN. In July, "Le Jardin des Particules" offers a day-care facility for infants from 0 to 4 years old and for children from 4 to 6 years old.

The common language is French. More information is available at:

Contact persons: