CLASSES

New students will be placed in the class that corresponds with their knowledge and age. We may provide a knowledge assessment.

Classes are subject to change depending on registration enrollment.

All non-members of the Hellenic Community of Vancouver will need to apply a $70 registration fee to each program.

Preschool (3 years old) and Kindergarten (4-5 years old): (Offered In-Person Only)
Instructor(s):
Karellas, Aggeliki

 

The curriculum has an important emphasis on speaking.

Students start to learn the Greek language in a fun and easy way. They are provided with opportunities to participate and use Greek in a wide range of activities. The curriculum has an important emphasis on speaking, and children will be able to begin to recognize and reproduce the sounds and letters of the 

Greek alphabet. Children will be able to begin to recognize and reproduce the sounds and letters of the Greek alphabet. 

Child does not need to be potty trained, but it is helpful.

Snack time is provided - please bring nut free snacks.  

Lessons are offered on the following days in class:

 

Mondays and Wednesdays 4pm - 6 pm

or

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4pm - 6 pm

or

Saturdays from 9am - 12 pm

Price:

Members - $730 (2 days), $660 (1 day)

Non-Members - $880 (2 days), $810 (1 day)

Classes run from September 15, 2021 - June 25, 2022

Levels 1 & 2: Beginners
(Offered In-Person Only)
Instructor(s):
Loulaki, Marilena
Mihailidis, Katerina
Pagomenou, Iro

 

The curriculum has an important emphasis on speaking.

 

Students begin to interact with their peers and teacher using simple language and gestures for exchanges such as greetings and farewells. They participate in guided activities and simple songs, rhymes and games using repetitive language. Students recognize and reproduce the sounds and letters of the Greek alphabet, identifying how they are represented in words and read vowel-consonant combinations. 

 

Lessons are offered on the following days:

IN PERSON

Mondays and Wednesdays from 4pm - 6 pm

or

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4pm - 6 pm

or 

Saturdays from 9 am - 12 pm.  

Price:

Members - $730 (2 days), $660 (1 day)

Non-Members - $880 (2 days), $810 (1 day)

Classes run from September 15, 2021 - June 25, 2022

 

Levels 3-5: Intermediate
(Offered In-Person and Virtually)
Instructor(s):
Andriopoulos, Dimitris
Kalogeropoulou, Maria
Loulaki, Marilena

 

The curriculum has an important emphasis on speaking. 

Students interact with peers and their teacher to exchange personal information about everyday routines involving the school and home environment. They interact in class activities, using questions, statements and responses to enhance, demonstrate and share understanding. They recognize and use elements of Greek grammar, such as word order, gender and singular/plural forms to describe people, objects or events. They also identify and use language features of different types of oral and written texts, such as dialogue, descriptions, short narratives and reports. They begin to explore the relationship between language, culture and how they are reflected in communication styles. 

Lessons are offered on the following days:

ONLINE

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4pm - 6pm

or 

Fridays from 4 pm - 7 pm (Levels 3-7)

or

Saturday from 9 am -12 pm 

IN PERSON

Mondays and Wednesdays from 4pm - 6 pm

or

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4pm - 6pm

or 

Saturdays from 9 am - 12 pm

Price:

Members - $730 (2 days), $660 (1 day)

Non-Members - $880 (2 days), $810 (1 day)

Classes run from September 15, 2021 -  June 25, 2022

 

Levels 6-7:Advanced (Level 7 is high school equivalent)
(Offered In-Person or Virtually)
 
Instructor(s):
Andriopoulos, Dimitris 
Kalogeropoulou, Maria

 

The Curriculum has an important emphasis on speaking. 

Students initiate and sustain interactions to share ideas, thoughts and opinions about people, objects, places and events. They engage and respond to imaginative texts, describing and expressing thoughts and opinions about key ideas, characters, places and events. They develop knowledge of grammatical elements such as tenses, combining them with an increasing range of verbs, nouns, and adjectives. They use conjunctions to construct and expand sentences. They start to understand the relationship between language and culture and how they are reflected in communication styles. 

Lessons are offered on the following days:

ONLINE

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4pm - 6pm

or 

Fridays from 4 pm - 7 pm (Levels 3-7)

or

Saturdays from 9 am - 12 pm

IN PERSON

Mondays and Wednesdays from 4pm - 6 pm

or

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4pm - 6pm

or 

Saturdays from 9 am - 12 pm.  

Price:

Members - $730 (2 days), $660 (1 day)

Non-Members - $880 (2 days), $810 (1 day)

Classes run from September 15, 2021 -  June 25, 2022

Level 8:Advanced (high school equivalent)
(Offered In-Person or Virtually)
 
Instructor(s):
Andriopoulos, Dimitris 

 

The Curriculum has an important emphasis on speaking. 

Students initiate and sustain interactions to share ideas, thoughts and opinions about people, objects, places and events. They engage and respond to imaginative texts, describing and expressing thoughts and opinions about key ideas, characters, places and events. They develop knowledge of grammatical elements such as tenses, combining them with an increasing range of verbs, nouns, and adjectives. They use conjunctions to construct and expand sentences. They start to understand the relationship between language and culture and how they are reflected in communication styles. 

Lessons are offered on the following days:

ONLINE

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4pm - 6pm

or 

Fridays from 4 pm - 7 pm

or

Saturdays from 9 am - 12 pm

IN PERSON

Mondays and Wednesdays from 4pm - 6 pm

or

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4pm - 6pm

or 

Fridays from 4pm -7pm

or 

Saturdays from 9 am - 12 pm.  

Price:

Members - $730 (2 days), $660 (1 day)

Non-Members - $880 (2 days), $810 (1 day)

Classes run from September 15, 2021 -  June 25, 2022

FAQ's

 

What if I don't live in Vancouver?

We offer most of our accredited language classes virtually, so a family does not need to be close to our community to learn. 

 

You can learn Greek from anywhere. All times posted on the website are in Pacific Time. 

Which payment methods do you accept?

There are two ways to pay:

1. We encourage you to pay via email money transfer. Details will be provided once you register for a course. 

2. You can pay once you register for your classes via any major credit card. 

Should I become a member?

Members of the Hellenic Community of Vancouver receive a different rate for classes. Membership rates can be found here

I'm an adult - do you provide Greek classes for adults?

Yes we do! We offer Greek Language and Greek History &Culture classes. You can register right from this page. 

Private and Semi-Private Lessons 

 

The Greek School provides both private (1:1) and semi-private (2 students: 1 teacher) lessons. Families may get as many packages as they need. 

Price: (Non-Members - add $70 registration fee)

  • Private - Pack of 10 Lessons - 60 minutes ($330)

  • Private - Pack of 10 Lessons - 90 minutes ($490)

  • Private - Pack of 20 Lessons - 60 minutes ($620)

  • Semi - Private (2 Students) - Pack of 10 Lessons - 60 minutes ($250)

  • Semi - Private (2 Students) - Pack of 10 Lessons - 90 minutes ($375)

  • Semi - Private (2 Students) - Pack of 20 Lessons - 60 minutes ($465) 

Greek Language for Adults
(Offered In-Person or Virtually)
 
Instructor(s):
Andriopoulos, Dimitris 
Kalogeropoulou, Maria

 

The course assumes no or some knowledge of the Greek language.

 

The focus is on speaking using simple grammar through intensive class participation.  The course will develop all the skills with emphasis on listening and speaking in various social situations, such as shopping, invitations, asking for instructions, describing family members, your home and neighbourhood, etc. At the end of the course, students will be able to use appropriate greetings, give information, to express likes and dislikes using proper language.

Lessons are offered on the following days:

ONLINE

Please email pr.hcvgreekschool@gmail.com to arrange online class times

IN PERSON

Mondays from 6:30 pm - 8 pm

Price:

Members - $550 

Non-Members - $620

**Note: You may bundle both Greek Language for Adults and Greek History & Culture for Adults courses for a discounted rate**

Classes run from October 4, 2021 -  June 20, 2022

Greek History & Culture for Adults
(Offered In-Person or Virtually)
 
Instructor(s):
Andriopoulos, Dimitris 
Kalogeropoulou, Maria

 

The course is designed in such a way, that it achieves to accomplish two important goals at the same time.

 

Joining this course will make you embark on a trip of meeting one of the most ancient civilizations in the world. At the same time, you will meet Greek culture and lifestyle. It involves lectures about ancient, Byzantine, modern and contemporary Greek history and civilization.

Lessons are offered on the following days:

ONLINE

Please email pr.hcvgreekschool@gmail.com to arrange online class times

IN PERSON

Wednesdays from 6:30 pm - 8 pm

Price:

Members - $550 

Non-Members - $620

**Note: You may bundle both Greek Language for Adults and Greek History & Culture for Adults courses for a discounted rate**

Classes run from October 4, 2021 -  June 20, 2022