School Information

Emphasis in all of our courses is on communication achieved through active student participation. All classes are conducted in French, giving you maximum exposure to practice the language. Small classes are standard to facilitate communication. All our teachers have native speaker fluency.

Our Teachers

  • Kimberly McCartney
  • Julia Fornage
  • Carol Stone
  • Lisa Broderick
  • Kate Levine
  • Joelle Pluchon
  • Michelle Shockey

 Adult group classes will be confirmed pending a minimum of 3 students per class. Children’s classes will be confirmed pending a minimum of 4 students per class.


  1. All those registered for classes must have current membership in AFSR. Please see the rates.
  2. Overall, our classes average 4 students per class with a maximum of 8 students.
  3. A minimum of 3 students per adult class and 4 students per children’s class is needed for a class to take place.
  4. Registration in any class is taken in the order received until a maximum of 8 students has been reached.
  5. All classes must be paid for by the beginning of the session. (Please reserve a seat in our classes by contacting the Director and paying online)
  6. For an 8 week session, AFSR will prorate a maximum of 1 class if a student informs the teacher of missed classes before the session begins.
  7. AFSR will not prorate for missed classes other than what has been specified above.  We do not offer refunds.
  8. For books, click here for more information.

Tutoring (private, semi-private and families) for adults and children.

  1. All those registered for classes must have current membership in AFSR. Please see rates.
  2. Sessions last one month (or 3 class minimum), with the exception of Christmas and summertime when more flexibility can be afforded.
  3. All classes must be paid for on the first day of class (We encourage online payments)
  4. AFSR will prorate for tutoring, and make-up classes are available at everyone’s convenience but only if notice is given 24 hours in advance to the teacher.
  5. Make-up classes for lessons are available when both student(s) and the instructor agreed to postpone the scheduled class at least 24 hours ahead of time.
  6. AFSR does not offer refunds.
  7. For books, click here for more information, and consult your instructor.

Please contact the School Director: if you have any questions.