École, Savoie

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The road into École
The road into École
École is located in France
Coordinates: 45°39′05″N 6°10′06″E / 45.6514°N 6.1683°E / 45.6514; 6.1683Coordinates: 45°39′05″N 6°10′06″E / 45.6514°N 6.1683°E / 45.6514; 6.1683
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Savoie
Arrondissement Chambéry
Canton Le Châtelard
Intercommunality Pays des Bauges
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marius Ferroud Plattet
Area1 29.65 km2 (11.45 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 254
 • Density 8.6/km2 (22/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 73106 / 73630
Elevation 696–2,186 m (2,283–7,172 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

École is a commune in the Savoie department in the Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.


The village lies in the north-western part of the commune, on the left bank of the Chéran, which forms most of the commune's northern border.

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