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Lycée Louis-le-Grand
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Front entrance of the Lycée Louis-le-Grand, in Paris, one of the most famous lycées providing preparatory classes for grandes écoles
Former name
Collège de Clermont (1563–1682)
Type local public Institution (EPLE)
Established 1 October 1563; 457 years ago (1563-10-01)
Headmaster Jean Bastianelli
Students 1,818 students in 2009
Location
123 rue Saint-Jacques, Paris
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France

48°50′53″N 2°20′40″E / 48.848056°N 2.344528°E / 48.848056; 2.344528
Medium of instruction French

The Lycée Louis-le-Grand (French pronunciation: [lise lwi lə gʁɑ̃]) is a prestigious secondary school located in Paris. Founded in 1563 by the Jesuits as the Collège de Clermont, it was renamed in King Louis XIV of France's honor.


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