Greek Language & Culture
Greek Language School
St. Demetrios provides a Greek Language school through the AHEPA.
To teach children, youth, and adults conversational Greek language, cultural customs, history and holiday traditions. Through this experience, students take part in the AHEPA (American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association) sponsored Greek Independence Day and year-end promotional celebrations.
The program offers curriculum for children, youth and adults. Classes are scheduled to begin either late September or beginning October and run until late May/early June.
Wednesday Evening Classes Offered 6:30-8:00 pm:
Teen/Adult Classes Levels 1 & 2
Multi Age (7+)
Sunday Afternoon Class 12:30-2:00 pm: Multi Age (7+) only
Tuition is $350 for the school year with a 5% sibling/family discount offered. Tuition payment is due at the first day of class.
Meet weekly in the St. Demetrios classrooms.
Teachers and Support:
Our volunteers and teachers are committed to sharing their knowledge of the Greek language and rich culture. Collectively, we are excited to offer such an enrichment program to the community. With the partnership of AHEPA, your dedication, and our ministry volunteers and leadership, we are hopeful to once again have a thriving program.
Please click HERE to register for the 2018-19 school year. Space is limited!
Registration closes on September 1st or when classes are full. Whichever comes first.
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