School

Results of a survey of the Houston area Iranian community illustrates the need for language and art classes as the primary service of the Center. As a result, ICF started offering Persian language, Drawing, and Dancing classes on Sundays. In addition, ICF started offering a variety of literature and cultural classes such as Poem Night, Shahnameh, History, and Hafez Shenasi.

Fall Semester 2021 (Sep 12th to Dec 12th)

Notice:

  • Classes include 14 sessions/60 minutes each, except for English-Adults class which includes 6 sessions/100 minutes each.
  • Classes will be held both in-Person and online, except for Farsi PreK/Kindergarten class which is only in person and is for 2 hours.
  • In person classes will be held on Sundays at ICF new building (8403 Westglen drive, Houston, TX). Online classes will be held preferably on Sundays but may change based on instructor’s as well as students’ schedule.
  • Offered classes must have at least 4 students enrolled, otherwise they will be cancelled.
  • There will be no registration after September 5th and no payment acceptance after September 10th.
  • Covid-19 Protocols will be in place for students attending in person classes.

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Courses

آموزش زبان فارسی برای کودکان ۴ سال به بالا و بزرگسالان
آموزش رقص،  نقاشی، شطرنج، تاریخ و غیره

Persian, Dance, History, Drawing, Chess, Theater, History & private Music Classes will be held on Sundays.
Adult Farsi, Art, and Dance classes are available.

School Curriculum

Kinder (Ages 4-5) – The students will learn vocabulary, colors, shapes, numbers, and children’s songs. Activities will include drawing, handicrafts, imitation of bird and other animal sounds, and learning games. All activities are conducted in Persian

Pre-school (Ages 5-6) – The students will continue to build a strong vocabulary and will converse in Persian. The students will learn to read and write simple sentences and will play flash card games and sing Persian songs.

First Grade (Ages 7+) – The students will continue to learn phonetics, letters, words and syllables while reading the lessons fluently and discussing the lessons in Farsi. The curriculum includes learning the numbers up to 100, telling short stories, writing dictation every two weeks, and learning the days of the week and months.

Second Grade – The focus of second grade will be reading fluency. Each student will read 3-4 story books and will discuss the books in class. Additionally, the students will learn the numbers up to 200, do bi-weekly dictations, and learn about Iranian customs, including Norouz and Mehregan celebrations.

Third Grade – At the end of this session, the students will be able to read and write fluently and with accuracy. The students will read Iranian and American stories and write about the stories, do dictation bi-weekly, and learn about Iranian geography and neighboring countries. They will also continue to learn about Iranian customs and celebrations (Nowrouz, Sizdehbedar, Mehregan, Sadeh, Yalda, and Charshanbeh Soori.

Fourth Grade – The students will continue to do bi-weekly dictation and will read Persian books and newspapers fluently. The students will write essays about Nowrouz, Yalda, and Sizdebedar. Also, they will learn about famous poets and read poems and write them in prose, and the fourth graders will continue to focus on Iranian geography, including states and capital cities.

Disclaimer

The tuitions are non-refundable unless the course has been canceled for not meeting the minimum student requirement.

Course Availability: All courses listed for this semester may not be offered if the class does not meet the minimum student requirement.

Discounts: If applicable, each student qualifies for only one of the following categories:

    • ICF Members: 10% discount on all classes for ICF members and their family. (Discount applied only once)

Credit Exam

We offer a credit exam for students who are looking to not have to take a second language in high school. In order to get 3 years worth of high school credit, they must get an A on their test. This offer is only available for schools in the Spring Branch District. There is a fee to take the test – $75. The test itself has 4 parts and is challenging, so make sure you study!