Class Schedule Adults Alexandria

Adults classes are held at 5749 Governors Pond Cir, Alexandria VA22310.
We use a classroom located in a townhouse, so you can park more easily and don't have to commute to DC. To see the room click here.
We choose quality over quantity: our classes have between 3 and 6 participants to make sure everyone gets a lot of attention and progress better and faster.

French for Beginners (A1)
French for Elementary Speakers (A2)
French for intermediate Speakers (B1)
French for Advanced and Bilingual Speakers (B2- C1)

COVID-19 Measures

Since July 2020, we are offering classes in person.
The French Academy follows strict safety measures against COVID-19. We ask all our students and visitors to respect those regulations. Please see all the precautions here.
In case the pandemic situation worsens, in person classes will be online.

Choose your Beginner A1 Class

* Survival 1 (A1 -0/1) for complete beginners - 12 hours - $240
Learn the basics in a fun interactive way using a full immersion communicative methodology.

- EVENINGS in Person - Survival 1 - Thursdays 6-7:30pm - March 11th to April 29th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.

- ONLINE EVENINGS - Survival 1 - Tuesdays 7:35-9:05pm - Feb 16th to April 6th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.

- ONLINE MORNINGS INTENSIVE - Survival 1 INTENSIVE - Mo/Tue/Wed/Thu 8-9:30am - Jan 25th to Feb 4th- 1.5 hours x 4 days x 2 weeks - $240.

- ONLINE SATURDAYS - Survival 1- Sat 11:30am to 1pm - March 20th to May 15th (no class April 3rd) - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.

** Survival 2 (A1 -2) for beginners with some knowledge- 12 hours - $240
Learn more basics to be able to survive in a French speaking country! (You must have some knowledge to register for this class).

- EVENINGS in Person - Survival 2 - Thursdays 7:40-9:10pm - March 11th to April 29th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.

EVENINGS ONLINE - Survival 2 - Thursdays 6-7:30pm - March 11th to April 29th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.

SATURDAYS ONLINE - Survival 2- Sat 10:30pm-12:00pm - March 13th to May 8th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240. (coming soon)

MORNINGS INTENSIVE ONLINE - Survival 2 INTENSIVE - Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/ 8-9:30am - Feb 8th to 18th - 1.5 hours x 4 days x 2 weeks - $240.

We offer all classes regularly, they are posted about 6 weeks before start on the schedule.
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*** Survival 3 (A1-3) for advanced beginners- 12 hours - $240
Learn more to be an elementary speaker! Must have done Survival 1 and 2 (or Bleu 1 and 2) or have finished A1-2 level.

In Person - Survival 3 - Mondays 8-9:30am - March 15th to May 10th (no class March 29th) - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.

ONLINE SATURDAYS - Survival 3- Saturdays 10 to 11:30am - Jan 23th to March 13th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.

ONLINE EVENINGS: - Survival 3 - Tuesdays 6 to 7:30pm - March 16th to May 4th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.

We offer all classes regularly, they are posted about 6 weeks before start on the schedule.
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*** Conversation for Beginners (A1/ A2 minus) - 7.5 hours $150
For Beginner students (A1) and low elementary who want to strengthen their conversation skills with authentic dialogs of our daily life (about food, hobbies, friends and family, simple conversations at work, buying an item...).

ONLINE - Conversation (A1) - Thursdays 4:30 to 6pm - Jan 28th to Feb 25th - 1.5 hours over 5 weeks - $150
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Choose your A2 Class

**** Survival 4 (A1-4) for starting elementary - 12 hours - $240
Learn to use all the past and future tenses! For students who have done A1-3.

ONLINE - Survival 4 - Thursdays 6-7:30pm - March 4th to Apr 22nd - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.
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**** Survival 5 (A2-1)- 12 hours - $240
Learn to use the conditional and the subjunctive. For students who have done the Survival 4 or are A2 (elementary).

ONLINE - Survival 5 - Wednesdays 6:00pm-7:30pm - March 10th to April 28th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.
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***** Conversation and Grammar (A2) - 12 hours $240 or 7.5 hours $150
For Elementary (A2) students who want to train and perfect their conversation skills and fluidity of the language, while learning and reviewing grammar rules. 1.5 hours over 5, or 8 weeks.
NEW EVERY SESSION

In PERSON in Alexandria - Conversation and Grammar (A2) Classs 12h - Mondays 5:30-7pm - March 15th To May 10th (no class March 29th) - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240

Online - Conversation and Grammar (A2) Class 12h - Tuesdays 6-7:30pm - March 16th to May 4th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240
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Choose your Intermediate and advanced Class

***** Conversation and Grammar B1- 12 hours $240 or 7.5 hours $150.
This class is for Intermediate students (B1) who want to improve their conversation skills and strengthen some grammar points at the same time. We have a new program every session, so you can repeat this class several times as long as you are B1 or above.
NEW EVERY SESSION

Online
- Conversation and Grammar (B1 and above) Workshop - Wednesdays 6-7:30pm - Feb 3rd to March 3rd - 1.5h over 5 weeks - $150

Online - Conversation and Grammar (B1+ B2 C1) - Tuesdays 6:30-8pm - Feb 2nd to March 23rd - 1.5h over 8 weeks - $240

Online - Perfect French (B2 C1) - Wednesdays 7:35-9:05pm - Feb 3rd to March 24th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240

****** Les News (B1+/ B2 and above)
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Let's talk about current events in French and improve our understanding and debating skills. This class has a new syllabus every period and a hands-on curriculum to better integrate the participants' needs! Can be repeated several times as long as you are B1+ and above.
NEW CLASS EVERY SESSION

Online
- News Workshop - Mondays 6:30-8pm -Jan 25th to Feb 22nd - 1.5 hours over weeks - $150