COVID-19 Policies for Non-Music Class Students
  • Please note: no refunds will be given for cancellations made after 5 business days prior to the start of class.
  • Class may be moved to virtual if required.
  • No refunds will be given if class format changes to either virtual or in-person.
  • $20 credit card processing fee for all cancellations

Planning a trip and need to brush up on your Spanish, French or Italian? The Academy offers refresher courses on speaking, writing, listening and reading skills in these languages. Additionally, the Academy has a professional staff to train students in English as a second language. From beginners to intermediate to pronunciation for professionals, these classes provide practical instruction for all levels.

If you do not see a class that you were expecting to be available check back soon as classes are added as they become available, or reach out to us by email.

English Basics for Beginners
Mondays & Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m., September 14 – November 18 (20 hours)
Cost: $685 + textbooks
This virtual course on WebEx teaches basic reading, writing, listening, speaking and pronunciation skills.
Instructor: Kristi Shaw-Selah

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English Basics for Professionals
Tuesdays, 6-8 p.m., September 15 – November 17 (10 hours)
Cost: $395 + textbooks
This virtual course on WebEx teaches intermediate reading, writing, listening, speaking and pronunciation skills.
Instructor: Kristi Shaw-Selah
Prerequisites: Evening English Basics for Beginners

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Spanish I
Session A: Mondays, 6-8 p.m., September 15 – October 27
Cost: $295 + $35 textbook fee
This virtual class on WebEx introduces the basics for Spanish communication.
Instructor: Amy Nichols

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Instructors

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Giorgi Barbi
Italian Instructor
Academy of the Arts
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Mary Delo
French Instructor
Academy of the Arts
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Margaret King
French Instructor
Academy of the Arts
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Amy Nichols
Spanish Instructor
Academy of the Arts
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Holly Schneider
Spanish Instructor
Academy of the Arts
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Kristi Shaw-Saleh
ESL Instructor
Academy of the Arts