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  • High school students/Homeschoolers: We are pleased to work with you to obtain credits for independent studies
  • Individualized tutorials: going abroad, need extra or advanced study for school or upcoming tests?
  • CEUs available at extra charge
  • Volunteer at the school and earn a free class (see office for details)
  • Contact: Joan LeMole 207.594.1084, toll-free 1.855.344.0414, joan.penobscotschool@gmail.com
*(includes tutorials w/10 hours = one class, excludes immersions)



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Chinese Schedule


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French Schedule


  • Consolidate Your French - NEW SESSION
    It’s spring cleaning time so come get your French in good form by improving fluidity, perfecting articulation and gaining greater confidence and precision. Native French speaker, Alain Ollier, will offer a eight-week, intensive course designed for students who wish to improve their high-level intermediate to advanced-level French. Students will meet two hours weekly for an invigorating French workout.
    Wednesdays: 10:30 am -12:30 pm • 8 weeks beginning June 4th (no class June 11th)
    Instructor: Alain Ollier • Cost: $240

  • Intermediate French
    Voyages, Culture et Conversation: Develop confidence in speaking skills, knowledge of useful grammar structures and French cultural do's and don'ts. Travel expressions and useful daily vocabulary will be emphasized.
    Mondays & Fridays: 9:30-11:30 am • 4 weeks, beginning June 2nd
    Instructor: Margot Stiassni-Sieracki • Cost: $240


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>> Italian Language Classes Page 

Italian Schedule


(Note: The instructor will provide all materials for all levels).

  • Beginners I
    This is for students who wish to begin their study of Italian by learning simple, useful phrases for practical, everyday situations. Students will begin their study with a native speaker.
    Wednesdays: 12:30-2 pm • 8 weeks, beginning March 12th
    Instructor: Danielle Tognato • Cost: $155

  • Beginners II
    Students will continue their study of language skills and acquire information regarding Italian culture and society. This course will allow students to navigate most social situations and will focus on the most commonly used words in the language.
    Wednesdays: 2:15-3:45 • 8 weeks, beginning March 12th
    Instructor: Danielle Tognato • Cost: $155

  • Intermediate
    Further the language skills you already have while delving further into Italian language and society. Expand your vocabulary and participate in homework exercises essential to enhancing learning.
    Wednesdays: 4-5 pm • 8 weeks, beginning March 12th
    Instructor: Danielle Tognato • Cost: $105

  • Advanced
    Consigliato a tutti coloro che hanno un buon livello d’italiano; en classe leggeremo e discuteremo racconti si parlera’ di cio che’ succede nel mondo, guarderemo film per poi infini pranzari tutte assieme dopo la lezione. In un clima piacevole et rilassato il vostro italiano fara passi’ da gigante!
    Wednesdays: 10:30-12 noon • 8 weeks, beginning March 12th
    Instructor: Danielle Tognato • Cost: $155

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Japanese Schedule


  • Japanese II- Intermediate
    A continuation of the beginners course with an emphasis on conversation, reading and writing. Students will have access to new materials including texts, flashcards, software and books on Japanese culture.
    Mondays, 3:45-5:15 • 8 weeks, beginning March 3rd
    Instructor: Sachiko Clough • Cost: $155

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Russian Schedule


  • Intermediate
    Continued conversation, grammar and culture through reading the dual language books of Russian Classics.
    Thursdays: 5:30-7 pm • 10 weeks, beginning February 13th
    Instructor: Eva Campbell • Cost: $195

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Spanish Schedule


  • Spanish I (Beginners)
    "Principios" (A Place to Start) for beginners and advanced beginners will focus on pronunciation, frequently used words, and cognates.
    Mondays: 5:30-7:30 pm • 8 weeks, beginning April 27th
    Instructor: William Smith • Cost: $225

  • Spanish III (Advanced Beginners and Intermediates)
    "Practica Intensiva" (Practical Intensive) offered Tuesdays, 9:30-12 noon. Almuerzo, the brown-bag Spanish lunch, will immediately follow the Tuesday class and is open to students and the public at any level of Spanish.
    Tuesdays: 9:30-12:00 noon • 8 weeks, beginning April 28th
    Instructor: William Smith • Cost: $280


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