Stephanie Bordry

Stephanie Ayre studied international law in Paris at Assas Pantheon Sorbonne and then trained as a Montessori teacher. She traveled frequently between Thailand, France, and Australia with her three children and husband. After being involved in various school systems in the different countries she decided to open La Nouvelle Ecole. 

Aviv Pode

La Nouvelle Ecole was founded proudly with the vision to combine the leading educational approaches in a caring, natural eco-friendly environment in the beautiful old city of Geneva and the classical Paris 7th.

Teachers & Staff

Our experienced teachers and supporting staff are caring and professional educators.  


The school's founders are involved parents, wishing to create the ideal educational environment for children.

Aviv Pode is an information technology specialist. After his experience in humanitarian aid and disaster relief during the 2004 Tsunami in South-East Asia and as a regional coordinator of food collection and distribution and educational programs in humanitarian aid organizations, Aviv co-founded La Nouvelle Ecole.  He leads the humanitarian aid projects initiated by the school.