The French High School René-Descartes (LFRD) of Phnom Penh is one of the 495 French schools abroad, approved by the French Ministry of Education, member of the network of the French Agency for French Education. abroad. As such, it provides first and second level education in full respect of French programs. LFRD currently has 1290 students, from the Small Kindergarten Section to the Terminale. Of these 63% of the students are French nationals (the binational ones represent 26% of the total number of students) while the Cambodians constitute 32% and other nationalities 5%.