FIAF Montclair

FIAF’s 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 $99), bringing you enriching cultural experiences.

French Courses in Montclair


Fall: Sep 26–Dec 11
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.


Toddlers, Kids, & Teens
Ages 2-18

Fall: Sep 26–Dec 11
Winter: Jan 8–Mar 18
Spring: Apr 1–Jun 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).


FIAF Preschool Montclair
for Ages 2½-5

2024-2025 Applications Open
In Person

The FIAF Preschool provides your child (ages 2½–5) a joyful entry into French language and francophone culture, combining the best of French and American teaching methods within a rich, multicultural environment.

Events in Montclair

Event in Montclair

An Evening with Comic Artist Joseph Kai

Wednesday, October 4, 2023
Followed by a Q&A, Book Signing, and Reception
Cinema 505
In English

FIAF Montclair welcomes renowned Lebanese graphic novelist Joseph Kai for an evening of conversation to celebrate the newly published English translation of Kai’s acclaimed first book, L’Intranquille—now titled Restless (Street Noise, 2023). The book is a reflection on contemporary Beirut inspired by the author’s life, explored through the experiences of a young, queer comic book artist named Samar.