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.

-> in Person - Survival 1 Alexandria - Thursdays 6:00-7:30pm - July 15th to Sept 2nd - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.

- ONLINE EVENINGS - Survival 1 - Thursdays 5:30-7:30pm - Jun 17th to July 22nd- 2 hours over 6 weeks - $240.

- ONLINE EVENINGS - Survival 1 - Thursdays 5:30-7:30pm - Aug 5th to Sept 9th- 2 hours over 6 weeks - $240.

- ONLINE MORNINGS INTENSIVE - Survival 1 INTENSIVE - Mo/Tue/Wed/Thu 8-9:30am - June 21st to July 1st - 1.5 hours x 4 days x 2 weeks - $240.

- ONLINE SATURDAYS - Survival 1- Saturdays 12:30am to 2pm - June 19th to Aug 14th (no class July 3rd) - 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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** 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).

-> in Person - Survival 2 Alexandria - Thursdays 7:45-9:15 pm - July 15th to Sept 2nd - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.

*** 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 Alexandria - Wednesdays 5:30 to 7:00pm - July 14th to Sept 1st - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240

- ONLINE EVENINGS - Survival 3 - Thursdays 6 to 7:30pm - July 15th to Sept 2nd - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.

- ONLINE SATURDAYS - Survival 3 - Saturdays 10:30am-12pm - June 5th to July 31st (no class July 3rd) - 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 - July 7th to Aug 5th - 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 to 7:30pm - July 15th to Sept 2nd - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240.

**** 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 - Tuesdays 6:00pm-7:30pm - July 13th to Aug 31st - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks.
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NEW !

***** Grammar in Dialogues (A2) - 7.5 hours $150
For Elementary (A2) students who want to strengthen their grammar skills in a fun workshop. We will work on authentic dialogs - and therefore on your oral comprehension- to review grammar rules (comparatif, pronouns y and en, past tenses, conditionnel, subjonctif).

Online - Grammar in Dialogues (A2) 7.5 hours - Wednesdays 5-6:30pm - July 14th to Aug 11th - 1.5 over 5 weeks - $150

***** 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 - Conversation and Grammar A2 Workshop - Mondays 5:00-6:30pm - July 12th to Aug 9th - 1.5 hours over 5 weeks - $150

-> In Person - Conversation and Grammar A2+/B1 Class - Mondays 5:00-6:30pm - Sept 6th to Oct 25th - 1.5 hours over 8 weeks - $240

Choose your Intermediate Class

***** Conversation and Grammar B1
This class is for Intermediate students (B1) who want to improve their French 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

-> in Person - Conversation and Grammar (B1+ B2 C1) - Tuesdays 6:00-7:30pm - July 6th to August 3rd - 1.5h over 5 weeks - $150

Choose your Advanced B2/C1 Class

****** Conversation and Grammar B1+- B2 and above
This class is for strong intermediate (B1+) to advanced students who want to improve their French 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+ B2 C1) - Tuesdays 6:00-7:30pm - July 6th to August 3rd - 1.5h over 5 weeks - $150

- ONLINE - Perfect French (B2 C1) workshop- Wednesdays 7:35-9:05pm - July 7th to August 4th - 1.5 hours over 5 weeks - $150