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French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF)

Summer 2014
Ages 1–17

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New York
Toddlers (ages 1–4)
à petits pas Summer
à petits pas Mini Summer Fun
Kids (ages 5–10)
Summer Fun in French
Teens (ages 11–17)
Immersion for Teens
French Cultural Fun
& Discoveries Program
Special All-Day Program
New Jersey
Kids (ages 5–10)
Fun in French
Teens (ages 11–17)
Immersion for Teens

Kids (ages 5–10)
Summer Fun in French Day Camps
Les explorateurs !

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Summer 2014

June 23–August 15
Monday–Friday, 9:30am–4:30pm / 8:30am–5:30pm

One-week & Two-week sessions

Themes by Week

June 23–27: The Pyramids—The Louvre to Egypt to South America
June 30–July 3: Around the World in 80 Days!
July 7–11: Island Life!
July 14–18: Time Travel: Bastille Week
July 21–25: Mother Earth!
July 28–August 1: Ocean Adventures à la Jacques Cousteau
August 4–8: Les petits détectives
August 11–15: Paris 3000

No class on July 4.


Send your explorateurs on a journey of French discovery! During each session, children will explore the sounds, flavors, customs, cultures, and wonders of our planet, all without leaving New York. Daily programs include arts and crafts, theater, cooking, and physical activities—all in French.

Because programs vary per session, multiple session registration is encouraged for greater immersion.

Ages 5–7 • Ages 8–10
All Levels
Groups also available for Bilingual / Native French Speakers

Price per Session

One-week sessions
$820 for regular hours 9:30am–4:30pm ($655 for June 30–July 3)
$975 for extended hours 8:30am–5:30pm ($780 for June 30–July 3)

Two-week sessions—includes a 10% discount!
for regular hours 9:30am–4:30pm ($1327 for June 30–July 11)
$1750 for extended hours 8:30am–5:30pm ($1575 for June 30–July 11)

Discounts for Multiple Sessions & Siblings!

Save 10% when you enroll your child for two or more sessions! Sibling discount of 5% also available. Submit registrations at the same time.

Typical Week

  Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
8:30-9:30am Early drop off
9:30-9:40am Welcome
9:40-10am Assembly
10-10:50am French Class
10:50-11am Goûter
ages 5–7
French Class Acting French Class Music Cultural Activity
ages 5–7 Acting Art  Acting Art 
ages 8–10
Art  Acting Art  Acting
ages 8–10
Music Cooking Music Cooking
ages 5–7
Acting Art  Acting Art Grand jeu / parc
ages 5–7 Cooking Music Cooking Music
ages 8–10
Music Cooking Music Cooking
ages 8–10 Art  Acting Art  Acting
1-2pm Lunch & Rest
ages 5–7
Cooking Field Trip  Cooking Field Trip  Preparing the Show
ages 5–7 French Class French Class
ages 8–10
ages 8–10
3-4:15pm Field Trip  Field Trip  Show / Exhibit
4-4:30pm Assembly
4:30pm Depart
4:30-5:30pm Late pick up


French Institute Alliance Française
Manhattan, 22 East 60th Street, NYC
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Registration & Policies

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You may also register in person at FIAF
22 East 60th Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10022 (office hours)

Emergency Contact Form
Please fill out an Emergency Contact Form before the start of the summer program session that your child will attend. The form will be sent to you via email before the start of the session. Your child may not attend class until this form is received. You only need to fill the form out once if your child is attending multiple sessions or programs.

Refund Policy
No refunds will be issued after May 31, 2014.
Before May 31, a $250 cancellation fee will be deducted from the refund amount. After May 31, you may withdraw any time before the start of the session for a credit minus the cancellation fee. No withdrawals are accepted after the start of a session. There are no allowances for absences, early withdrawals, or late starts. There is no pro-rating of fees. Additional FIAF policies apply, read here.

Absence and Early Release Policy
If your child must leave early, written notice from a parent or guardian is required 24 hours in advance. There are no make-up classes for absences. FIAF must be notified if a child will be absent.

Children must bring their own snack and lunch. A list of necessary clothing, arrival and dismissal arrangements, medical forms, and other pertinent paperwork will be mailed via email to parents before the start of the session. FIAF is not responsible for any lost belongings. Please clearly label all belongings with your child’s name.

Every effort will be made to keep students with others of the same level, however programs are subject to change depending on enrollment and teacher availability.

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