Welcome to the Alliance Française Silicon Valley (AFSCV), the official Center of French Language and Culture serving San Jose and the Bay Area. We offer French classes near you in Los Gatos, Menlo Park, Palo Alto, Campbell, Saratoga, San Mateo, Santa Clara, and neighboring communities.

Kids & Teens
French classes

French classes for kids and teens on all levels, including preparing for the AP French Exam and French lessons online, with the best French teachers available .

Adult French classes near me

From private French lessons to corporate classes, get ready for work or for your next travel with our French tutors.

Free French placement test

Find the right French level for you with our free placement test and get the best out of your French lessons near you.

Alliance Française Silicon Valley Blog

Check out the Alliance Française Silicon Valley Blog to get the best information about learning French, French culture, and visiting France!


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Our Upcoming French Events & News near you 

French Express Intermediate

French Express Intermediate

A fun in person intermediate French conversation practice every Tuesday at noon.
In our office in Los Gatos.

French Express Advanced

French Express Advanced

 An online advanced French conversation practice every Thursday at noon.

Book Club Menlo Park

Book Club Menlo Park

Meets on the 3rd Thursday of every month at 7pm.

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Book Club Los Gatos

Book Club Los Gatos

Meets on the 4th Thursday of every month at 3pm.

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Our partners at Alliance Française Silicon Valley

  • AF fondation
  • Institut Francais
  • francophonie
  • goudy's
  • Saveur du Jour
  • AATF Northern California Chapter
  • Le panier francais
  • Cyntia Apps Photography
  • Best French Forever
  • Fleur de Cocoa