FIAF Montclair

Registration is open for all fall session—Sep 19–Dec 10—French classes!

About FIAF Montclair
FIAF’s convenient Montclair branch offers French lessons for adults and children (ages 2-18) of all skill levels.

Whether you’re planning a trip to France, looking for new experience for yourself or your child, or interested in learning or improving your French, FIAF Montclair has the perfect French class for you. All French classes are taught by highly trained native speakers of French who come from all over the Francophone world and are fully certified to teach French as a foreign language.

All classes (1-week and longer) come with a complimentary year of FIAF Membership (valued at $95), bringing you enriching cultural experiences.

New for 2023! FIAF Montclair Preschool
FIAF Manhattan’s proven Preschool model is now coming to Montclair! The FIAF Preschool provides toddlers (ages 2½ to 5) a joyful entry into French language and culture, combining the best of French and American teaching methods within a rich, multicultural environment. To receive more information about the Montclair Preschool, please share your contact information with us here.

COVID Safety Measures
Please visit for complete and up-to-date information about FIAF’s safety protocols. In-person students ages 7+ can switch to attending class online by requesting the Zoom link from their teacher.

Courses in Montclair

French Classes for Adults

Fall: Sep 19–Dec 10
In Person / Online

Flexible, fun, and fully-immersive classes, led by expert native French teachers. Choice of once-per-week, twice-per-week, and daily classes.


French Camps & Classes for Ages 2-18

Fall: Sep 19–Dec 10
In Person / Online

Children learn French and enjoy fun activities in immersive classes tailored for each age group (ages 1–18) and every level (new to French to native French speaker).


à petits pas Excellence
for Ages 2½-5

Fall: Sep 6–Dec 16
In Person

à petits pas Excellence, specially crafted for children ages 2½-5 with or without previous exposure to French, provides children with all the proven benefits of bilingualism, while preparing them for Kindergarten.

Events in Montclair

Event in Montclair

Conversation & Wine Reception
with Author Joël Dicker

Tuesday, September 13, 2022
Van Vleck House and Gardens
In English
Sold Out

FIAF Montclair is thrilled to welcome international literary sensation Joël Dicker for the debut of his newly-translated novel, The Enigma of Room 622, on Tuesday, September 13, 7-9pm at the historic Van Vleck House and Gardens. The conversation, moderated by Kate Tuttle, will be followed by a book signing and wine reception.