School

 

کلاس‌ها  هر یکشنبه از ساعت 10 صبح تا 2 بعدازظهر برگزار می‌شوند
هنوز برای ثبت‌نام فرصت هست

Click Here to download a copy of school registration form.

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 variety of literature and cultural classes such as Poem Night, Shahnameh, History, and Hafez Shenasi.

Available Courses

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

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

Fall Classes
کلاس‌های پاییز ۲۰۱۸

Schedule: Sundays 10 AM – 2 PM Term begins: 09/09/2018
Address: 4669 Southwest Fwy, #850 Houston, TX 77027
Buzz number: 850
Registration begins: 08/12/2018

**A late fee will be applied to all registrations after registration deadline.

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.

Terms

Refunds:

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

Payments:

One semester has 14 sessions.
Tuition fees must be paid in full before the first day of class.

  • Persian  (first grade and up) $275 per semester + $25 for book (if needed); practice books for all levels are $15
  • Persian: Kinder and Pre-school: $200
  • Art: $125 per semester.
  • History: $100 per semester.
  • Dance: $150 per semester.
  • Adult Persian  Lessons (private): $30 per hour
  • Adult Persian  Lessons (Group): $275 (14 session)
  • Chess: $120 per semester (10 session)
  • Package (Persian+Art+Dance+History): $650 per semester

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)
  • Family: 10% discount for a second family member.

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!