Bienvenue à L'Etoile du Nord!

L’Etoile du Nord French Immersion (LNFI) is the only French immersion school in St. Paul. Students who begin at LNFI in kindergarten or first grade become functionally bilingual by the end of 5th grade and can continue their French studies through middle and high school. With many native French speakers on staff and a highly-involved parent community, LNFI offers remarkable learning opportunities to our students. More ...

School News

Support our Music Program

Want to make a difference in your child's learning experience? Consider donating to Dr. Lamb's Donors Choose Campaign. She would like to purchase a French Calendar Rug to make her room more comfortable, sound-friendly, and to promote French Language learning.

To learn more and to donate - click here

Summer Resources

Help your child keep their skills sharp!  Online resources are available over the summer months.

IXL Math and Language Arts 
Grades 2-5

Brainpop Junior
Brainpop French

Type to Learn 4
Grades 2-5


Britannica School

School Supplies

School supply list for 2014 - 2015

To download, click here

Pre-ordered School Kits

If you ordered before the deadline,  kits will be waiting in your child's classroom on August 28th at our Back To School Night Ice Cream Social! 

Questions? Contact Lisa



School Profile

Our Principal

Principal Fatima Lemtouni is a fluent native French speaker who also speaks three other languages – Berber, Arabic and English. She brings a wealth of experience to her new position, including a background in teaching different languages to both native and second-language English speakers.

Contact Us

Office Hours: 8:45 a.m.-4:45 p.m.

Lower Campus (grades K-1):
1305 Prosperity Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55106
(651) 221-1480
School Hours: 9:30 - 4 p.m.
Breakfast-to-Go: 9:15-9:30

Upper Campus (grades 2-5):
1760 Ames Place
St. Paul, MN  55106
(651) 221-1480
School Hours: 9:40 - 4:10 p.m.
Breakfast-to-Go: 9:25-9:40

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