The French school of Tulear founded in July 1973, when parents of students create an association in response to Malgachization the desired education by the Ratsiraka regime in 1972. No building is available, local the French Military Aviation are made available by the Consulate of France. They are located by the sea and welcome sixty students. Following an increase in staff, the EPA purchases land to the Star and the school moved to its current location. From 1976-1986, the school works with two buildings (Baobab and Flamboyant).