Lycée Condorcet

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Lycée Condorcet
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Location
Paris, Île-de-France, France
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Type Secondary education
Established 1803
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The Lycée Condorcet is a school founded in 1803 in Paris, France, located at 8, rue du Havre, in the city's IXe arrondissement. Since its inception, various political eras have seen it given a number of different names, but its identity today honors the memory of the Marquis de Condorcet. The school provides secondary education as part of the French education system. Paul Verlaine, Henri Bergson and Marcel Proust were educated at the Lycée Condorcet, which keeps appearing in published rankings as one of the best lycées in Paris and in France.

Some of the school's famous teachers include Jean Beaufret, Paul Bénichou, Jean-Marie Guyau, Jean-Paul Sartre and Stéphane Mallarmé.

The lycée entrance

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Coordinates: 48°52′29.20″N 2°19′38.36″E / 48.8747778°N 2.3273222°E / 48.8747778; 2.3273222