The Alliance Française offers quality programs for bilingual and non-bilingual children at an affordable cost to families. Knowledgeable and experienced educators conduct classes and workshops with integrity and sensitivity. Our age-appropriate curriculum is shaped by a team of experts belonging to the network of the Alliances Françaises USA. Teachers are attentive to every child’s progression with regular updates for the parents. Older children follow a curriculum that prepares them for the DELF PRIM exam.
Young Learner Courses
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Download our 2018 Winter Schedule !
— 2018 Schedule —
Winter quarter: January 8 – March 26
Closures and no classes on: Jan 15 in observance of MLK Day.
Spring quarter: April 2 – June 18
Closures and no classes on: May 26 – 28 in observance of Memorial Day
Summer quarter: July 9 – August 31
Closures and no classes on: June 30 – July 4 in observance of Independence Day
Fall quarter: September 10 – December 1
Closures and no classes on: August 30 to September 3 in observance of Labor Day
November 22 – 25 in observance of Thanksgiving
— Classes —
BEBE-CLUB (up to 3 years old)
Join our Bébé-club and begin your child’s French language adventure early. With stories, and fun songs, this class is perfect for our youngest learners ages 0-3 years.
Wednesdays, 11:15am-12:15pm, January 18 – March 22 | REGISTER
GRENOUILLES (4-6 years old) – Beginner
Children are introduced to the French language through fun and stimulating stories, songs, projects and educational games as they learn the basic vocabulary and expressions in an interactive manner.
After-school: Mondays, 4-5pm, January 8 – March 26 | REGISTER
Saturdays, 9-10am, January 13 – March 24 | REGISTER
DAUPHINS BLANCS (7-10 years old) – Beginner
This class is designed for children at a beginner level. With the books Alex et Zoé, kids will be introduced to the French language through fun activities and educational games in an interactive manner.
Saturdays, 11am-12pm, January 13 – March 24 | REGISTER
DAUPHINS BLEUS (7-10 years old) – Intermediate
Children will reinforce their knowledge to the French language through fun and stimulating stories, songs, projects and educational games as they learn vocabulary and expressions in an interactive manner.
Saturdays, 10-11am, January 13 – March 24 | REGISTER
DAUPHINS NOIRS (7-10 years old) – High Intermediate
These classes include listening activities, and written exercices to understand how the language works. the presentation of cultural content proposes tasks that encourage students to compare their own culture to that of the French.
After-school: Mondays, 5-6pm, January 8 – March 26 | REGISTER
— Bilingual Classes —
BILINGUES JUNIOR (7-15 years old)
This class is designed for bilingual children ages 7 to 15 who can both read and write in French and English with option to register for the DELF PRIM (level A2) or the DELF Junior (level B1) exam in June 2018.
Saturdays, 10-11:30 am, January 13 – March 24 | REGISTER