Ecole du Samedi

ECOLE DU SAMEDI is an immersion program designed to assist parents who wish to provide their children with a formal education in French. The program targets all students who can already communicate in French.

The classes meet on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. During these three hours, the students will work on developing their skills in reading comprehension, writing and speaking. In addition, they will be introduced to major aspects of the French culture.

CALENDAR
 
The Fall Session will run for 12 weeks, from September 9 to December 9. There will not be class on September 30 and November 25.

The Spring Session will run for 18 weeks, from January 13 to May 26. There will not be class on February 17 and April 14.

GRADE LEVELS

The students are placed in grade levels according to their age and their level of proficiency. The grade levels are set up as follows:
  • Grande Section / Kindergarten
  • CP / First Grade
  • CE1 & CE2 /2nd & 3rd Grade
  • CM1 & CM2 /4th & 5th Grade
OUR CURRICULUM
 
The curriculum for Ecole du Samedi mirrors the curriculum of the DIS preschool and primary school. Our courses enrich and challenge children of all proficiency levels from beginner to native. We include language instruction as well as cultural and civilization components that draw from all subject disciplines.

The students will cover:
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Vocabulary and Conversation
  • Math
  • Geography
  • History and Culture
 
HOW TO ENROLL
 
In order to enroll, you will need to complete one application form per child.
Please find the enrollment form on our website:
 
TUITION
 
A $50 registration fee per family applies. The registration fee is non-refundable unless the class is cancelled by DIS.

The enrollment will be completed once the application fee is paid.
 
TUITION - ECOLE DU SAMEDI
FALL SEMESTER
SPRING SEMESTER
12 WEEKS
18 WEEKS
September 9 - December 9
January 13 - May 26
50 USD Enrollment fee due upon enrollment
50 USD Enrollment fee due upon enrollment
Early Bird
Full Payment
Three Installments
Early Bird
Full Payment
Three Installments
Pay in full by August 18
Pay in full by September 1
September 1  October 1 November 1
Pay in full by December 18
Pay in full by January 10
January 10 February 10 March 10
KINDERGARTEN 
680.00
756.00
272.00 ( X3)
1,020.00
1,134.00
398.00 (x3)
FIRST GRADE     
680.00
756.00
272.00 ( X3)
1,020.00
1,134.00
398.00 (x3)
SECOND & THIRD GRADE  
712.00
792.00
284.00 (X3)
1,070.00
1,188.00
416.00 (x3)
FOURTH & FIFTH GRADE  
712.00
792.00
284.00 (X3)
1,070.00
1,188.00
416.00 (x3)
 
There will be no refunds once the classes start.
 
The Language Institute reserves the right to cancel any course that is under-subscribed. In that event, paid tuition will be refunded in full, including the registration fee.
 

Lower School Campus

6039 Churchill Way, Dallas, TX 75230
Tel: (972) 991-6379; Fax: (972) 991-6608

Upper School Campus

17811 Waterview Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75252
Tel: (469) 250-0001; Fax: (214) 570-4900