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

During the Social Distancing period (probably until end of June), you can follow all group classes on Skype.
- Register for your class.
- We'll send you a "Skype Meet-Now" link, and the material you will need during class.
- You can follow the class at home.

For classes in person, the French Academy plans to implement strict safety measures against COVID-19. We ask all our students and visitors to respect those regulations. Please see all the precautions here.

Choose your Beginner A1 Class

NEW * Introduction to French (A1-0) for complete beginners (slow pace) * NEW
Learn French sounds and letters, numbers, very basic sentences and a few key words at a slow pace (not in complete immersion).
This is an introductory course. You will need to so Survival 1 after this class to get to level A1-1.

- French Intro Workshop - Mondays 5 to 6:30pm - July 6th to Aug 3rd - 1.5 hours over 5 weeks- $150

* 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.

- EVENING - in person - Survival 1 - Thursdays 6-7:30pm - July 9th to Aug 27th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.

- SATURDAYS Online - Survival 1- Saturdays 10am to 12pm - July 11th to Aug 15th - 2 hours over 6 weeks.

- LUNCH Online - Survival 1- Wednesdays 1 to 2:30pm - July 22nd to Sept 9th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.

- MORNINGS INTENSIVE Online - Survival 1 INTENSIVE - Mo/Tue/Wed/Thu 8-9:30am - July 20th to 30th - 1.5 hours x 4 days x 2 weeks.

** 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 level A1-1 to register for that class).

In Person - Survival 2 - Thursdays 7:30-9pm - July 9th to Aug 27th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.

MORNINGS INTENSIVE- Online - Survival 2 INTENSIVE - Mo/Tue/Wed/Thu 8-9:30am - June 15th to 25th - 1.5 hours x 4 days x 2 weeks.

MORNINGS- Online - Survival 2 - Tuesdays 8:00-9:30am - Aug 11th to Sept 29th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.

*** 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 6-7:30pm - July 6th to Aug 24th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.

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.

In person - Survival 4 - Wednesdays 7:30-9pm - July 8th to Aug 26th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.

**** 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.

In person - Conversation and Grammar (A2) Classs 12h - Wednesdays 6-7:30pm - July 8th to Aug 26th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240

Choose your Intermediate and advanced Class

***** Conversation and Grammar intermediate to advanced (B1 and +) - 12 hours $240 or 7.5 hours $150
This class is for Intermediate students (B1) or above (B2+) who want to improve their conversation skills and strengthen some grammar points at the same time. We offer a new curriculum every quarter and we adapt it to the needs of the participants, so the class can be repeated on a regular basis.

ON Skype - Conversation and Grammar B2 Class 12 hours - Tuesdays 6:30-8:00pm - July 7th to Aug 25th 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.