The CM2 pass their cycling licence

On Friday, June 7, both CM2 classes used the sun to cycle to Mezaparks. They left in the morning at 8:00 and drove more than seven kilometres through the city to reach their goal. The opportunity to learn the right reflexes: ride in single file, be attentive to other cyclists but also to the whole … Continue Reading


The film Bille broadcasted to high school students

This week, one of the Latvian centenary film “Bille” was shown to the 4th – 6th grade students at the French school Jules Verne of Riga in cooperation with the project “Latvijas skolas soma”. Students watched the film with interest, asking questions, engaging in discussions, later discussing film events with their parents at home. The behavior of Bill’s mother, … Continue Reading


A big jump to the holidays!

To stretch their legs and get some fresh air, the students from the Jules Verne school went to the “The Spot” sports center on Unijas iela. On the program : trampoline, skateboard and scooter, which offered a great show and beautiful acrobatics. Some spectacular falls too… but in the foam blocks, designed especially for this … Continue Reading


Theatre all over the school

On Tuesday, February 19, all primary classes, from the small kindergarten section to the fifth grade, organized a major theatre day. Various plays had been prepared and rehearsed in recent weeks, and the students performed them in front of each other. An opportunity to work on diction, memory and who knows, to discover future great … Continue Reading


Job Forum : a successful first

On Wednesday 16 January, the Jules Verne school organised its first Job Forum. At the Stabu iela site, some fifteen professionals came to present their profession to students from 5e, 4e and 3e classes. Banking, law, theatre, IT, publishing, higher education, human resources… the most diverse professions were represented. This is an opportunity for students … Continue Reading


A sweet and colourful Christmas!

Colours, candies, cakes, ice cream, milk shakes and lemonades… red or green or blue decorations… soaps and especially laughter and good humour! There was all this and more on Thursday afternoon at the Christmas Market held at our Stabu iela site. A fun way to end the year in excitement, and an opportunity to raise … Continue Reading


Zero waste field trip

In november, during the European Week for Waste Reduction, from Tuesday, November 20 to Friday, November 23, four classes visited the central market.   First: zero waste buying The aim was to raise awareness about the reduction of plastic waste, especially plastic bags, and to discover local products at the same time. (Some products are … Continue Reading


A century is something to celebrate !

It’s not every day you’re a hundred years old ! To celebrate this significant anniversary of Latvia, the entire Jules Verne school was dressed in red and white on Friday, November 16. In Patversmes as in Stabu, students participated in workshops introducing them to Latvian culture and history: knitting, dancing, presentation of traditional costumes, games … Continue Reading


The college celebrates Halloween before the holidays

It was a little early, but very motivated, that CM2 and high school students celebrated Halloween on Wednesday, October 24. In a school entirely decorated with pumpkins and cobwebs, a strange and disturbing parade has taken place… The day was punctuated by a costume contest and a giant Trivial Pursuit, all under a shower of candy. A … Continue Reading


A successful football tournament for the college

On Saturday, October 6, the Jules Verne College football team participated in its first tournament of the year. On the the grounds of the School 49, the nine players from the 6e, 5e and 4e  proudly defended the school’s colours. Under a beautiful sun and in a good atmosphere, they finished second. A performance that … Continue Reading