Temporary Campuses Closure – Beginning  of Distance Learning

As mandated by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport, all schools in Phnom Penh have closed down since Tuesday, February 23. Distance learning started on Wednesday, February 24.

We remain at your disposal to answer any of your questions: contact@efi.asia.
Enseignement à distance - distance learning

All the information useful to parents

Schedules and holidays


  • In the morning, you can drop off your children from 7:45 a.m.
  • Classes begin at 8:00 a.m.
  • In Koh Pich, classes finish at 3:00 p.m. for students from MS (JK) to CP (Grade 1) and at 3:15 p.m. for students from CE1 (Grade 2) to 4ème (Grade 8).
  • In Bassac Garden classes ends at 3:00 p.m. for both TPS (Nursery) and PS (PreK)
  • The school does not have a daycare system and we ask that you arrive on time to pick up your children.

In Koh Pich, if your children arrive after 8:15 a.m., they must go to the school administration to obtain a late note.

Upcoming holidays

  • PD Day, Thursday February 11 – no class for students.
  • Mid-term break, from Friday February 12 to Friday February 19 included (back to school on Monday February 22).
  • Khmer New Year holidays, from Monday April 12 to Friday April 16 (back to school on Monday April 19).
  • King Norodom Sihamoni’s birthday, Thursday May 13 and Friday May 15.
  • End of school year, Wednesday 23 June after class.

School calendar


Meals times

  • Students of TPS/Nursery and PS/Pre-Kindergarten at the Bassac Garden campus have lunch at 11:30 a.m.
  • At the Koh Pich campus, lunch time is set at 12:00 p.m.


  • For TPS/Nursery and PS/Pre-Kindergarten students, the meal cost is $3.75
  • For MS and GM/Junior and Senior Kindergarten students, the meal cost is $4.50
  • For CP/Grade 1 to CM2/Grade 5 students, the meal cost is $5
  • For students from 6e/Grade 6 onwards, the meal cost is $5.25

Lunch box

  • In Koh Pich, lunch boxes must be placed in the EFI baskets in front of the main gate of the campus before 11:30 a.m.

Download the lunch menu for February 2021

Lunch Menu

Download the lunch menu for March 2021

Lunch Menu

Download the Vegetarian Menu

Vegetarian Menu

Health/School Nurses

  • Our school nurses Thida and Cassie welcome our students with kindness and professionalism to treat the little daily bumps and bruises.
  • If your child needs to take medicine while at school, it is mandatory to inform the nurses and to fill out the necessary form.


  • More than 15000 works are available in the school library!
  • Educational activities take place in the library on a daily basis and each class goes there regularly.
  • You can borrow up to 5 books for a period of two weeks.

Extracurricular activities

Extracurricular activities  – Term 2 start on February 8 at EFI.

More than 20 different activities are offered to students, among those origami, mountain biking and even acting.

  • The program of extracurricular activities is available here.


Below you can find free PDF copies of yearbooks from previous years

Yearbooks of 2017-2018 & 2018-2019 are also available in paper version at the school administration for $15.