French Summer Camps in NYC


Summer is the perfect time for kids to continue their French studies outside of the classroom setting. For anyone looking for the perfect French summer camp in New York City, here is a comprehensive list of the many options. If anyone has any other summer camps they would like to publicize... please feel free to post others in the comments!

The French Heritage Summer Camp Program takes place in New York and Quebec. Students aged 14-21 years old are eligible to attend and must be members of French Heritage Program:

The French Institute / Alliance Française has a summer program for children aged 1 to 17 years old with many different programs to choose from:

Bonjour New York has a summer camp for children ages 3 to 11 years old at two different locations: 

Lycée Francais de New York has a French-language immersion camp for children ages 3 to 10 (of any level of French):

The Little Global Village in the Upper West Side offers programs for Infants, toddlers, and preschoolers:

The Language Workshop for Children in Manhattan offers programs for children of 6 months to nine years old:

International School of Brooklyn offers a French Immersion Camp to ages 3.5- 8 years old (entering 3rd grade) and a French Language Intensive for children 4th-7th grade:

The French American School of New York in Larchmont NY offers many exciting programs including a sleep-away camp and a jumpstart program for next the upcoming school year:

The French Academy of Bilingual Culture in New Milford, NJ offers summer programs for children ages 3- 11 years old:

Parlez-Vous Francais (Montclair, NJ) organizes a summer camp in June 2013. Open to all francophone families. The children are split into three age groups: 4 to 6 years old, 7 to 9 years old and 10 years plus:

La Petite Ecole offers a French summer camp for children ages 3-6 years old:

The Language and Laughter Studio in Brooklyn offers summer Art, Music and Science in French for children ages 3-9 years old:

Ethical Culture Fieldston School in Central Park West offers programs for children entering 8th grade to children entering 9th grade:

Hands on World in Brooklyn offers summer language programs for children ages 2-8 years old:

Bleu Blanc Rouge NY organises French Summer Camps in the heart of Manhattan for kids aged from 3 to 12 years old (pre-K to 6th grade). Diverse activities are planned on campus such as art projects and art crafts, cooking, learning to make recycled art, science exploration. Some are also planned off campus like museums visit, parks, sport etc. ALL IN FRENCH! The mission : teaching kids Molière's language with endless fun and adventures. Visit the website: or contact: 

DNSE Summer Dance Program in French for children 4-17 years old. For more information contact

Universal Soccer Camps offers soccer and multi sports camps in French on Randall's Island for children aged 5-14 years old. If you are interested in enrolling your child, please contact Zohair 646 512 0395 or by email

French Morning has also published a list of camps, written in French: