2020 / 2021 year will be all VIRTUAL through ZOOM.

La Petite Ecole is conducted in French, but are open to children at every level of French language learning.

La Petite Ecole is a program made to enhance children’s natural ability to learn language by providing a structured routine that is both dynamic and interactive.

Kids from 3 to 10 years old will enjoy learning French through games, songs, storytelling, sensory experiences, and various other activities while interacting with the teachers and other playmates. Morning snack “à la française” provided. This class is for students only. Child must already be 3 years old prior to the first day of class to be eligible for registration. Register early as space is limited.

  • Class Curriculum: Focuses on verbal skills, fluency and memorization.
  • Circle time: Learn how to greet someone (Bonjour), express emotions and feelings (comment ca va?), tell your age and name (je m’appelle), calendar (days of the week, months of the year, seasons) and weather, polite expressions (merci, sil vous plait).
  • Activities: Each session is built around the season of the year and each month is around a specific theme. Therefore all activities are related to the season and theme to teach the alphabet, colors, numbers, shapes, opposites, sizes, etc. Themes include animals, fruits, vegetables, our body, our family, our house, clothing, transportation, etc. French celebrations are also included each month.
  • Story time, music and video: Children learn classic songs, watch french cartoons, learn poems and read stories all related to the season and theme.


Classes are held every Saturdays according to the school year schedule (subject to modifications)

Classes are Saturday morning, contact Elodie for classes and hours information.

Hour type:

15 – 20min: Welcoming time, reminders of the previous sessions, songs, rhymes, story reading
15 – 20min: Written trace, coloring, crafts, educational games
10min: snack “a la franchise” with music
10min: Mini video with interaction (avoid the passivity of the moment)


2020/2021 schedule


No School

Saturday September 12th  
Saturday September 19th  
Saturday September 26th  
Saturday October 3rd  
Saturday October 10th  
Saturday October 17th  
Saturday October 24th  
Saturday October 31st  
Saturday November 7th  
Saturday November 14th  
Saturday November 21st  
Saturday November 28th  
Saturday December 5th  
Saturday December 12th  
Saturday December 19th  

Classes schedule:

9 to 9:30am: 3 to 6 years old (Beginners)

9:30 to 10am: 6 to 8 years old (CNED)

10 to 11am: 8 to 10 years old (Fluent)


Tuition: $250 for each semester of 15 classes.

Send an email to: e.brittingham@icloud.com to register.

Max 8 kids per classes.

Payment: Send a check ($250 for a semester or $500 for the full year) to:

Kenneth Cunha

3926 Tupelo Church Lane

Mount Pleasant , SC 29429