3-Day FLASH SALE - Get $45 off with code BASTILLEDAY at checkout from July 12-14 (applies to group classes, private lesson packages and gift cards $199+)

Get $45 off with code BASTILLEDAY at checkout from July 12-14 (applies to group classes, private lesson packages and gift cards $199+)

(More Than)
A French School

french flag

Coucou is a modern experience of French learning for students of all levels, combining language, culture, and community.

Welcome to a different
world of French learning

Explore the many ways to learn

I learned all the foundations of my French here. I would recommend Coucou over and over again!

Sam I.

The instructors are fabulous, the lessons are smart and easy to follow, and help/flexibility is always available when needed.

Nikkitha B.

From my very first trial class, I knew that this would be a perfect match for me. The teachers are simply brilliant!

Kiran D.

They teach you how to speak French the way that people actually speak in France.

Sara P.

I have had a great experience taking private French classes at Coucou. They have helped me prepare for and pass the DELF B1 and B2.

Carla H.

The classes are relaxed and I never feel dumb for not knowing something. Very welcoming place!

Meghan M.

I’ve been taking French classes here for several years and have enjoyed every minute of it.

Kim M.

How Much French
Do You Know?

Our instruction is tailored to everyone from complete beginners to very advanced speakers, with 8 levels of proficiency.

Take the Placement Test

Our 8 Level Program

Niveau 0

If you’ve always wanted to discover French, but don’t really know what to expect, sign up for an Intro to French class!

Find A Class

Niveau 1

You have never taken French before, or you have, long ago, but you don’t remember much of it. Get started and sign up for our beginner level class!

Find A Class

Niveau 2

You know how to introduce yourself, build a basic sentence in French, and conjugate regular verbs in the present. Keep going, you’re on the right track!

Find A Class

Niveau 3

You can hold your own in basic conversation, and explain what you did yesterday or last year, using the right tense. You are ready to take your French further.

Find A Class

Niveau 4

You have accumulated a certain amount of vocabulary and you’re starting to have a full grasp on the spectrum of French tenses. Your efforts are really starting to pay off.

Find A Class

Niveau 5

You feel fairly confident using all major tenses. You have the grammatical framework necessary to talk about a variety of topics, but you still make some mistakes. You need to tighten up the loose ends.

Find A Class

Niveau 6

At this point, you mostly need conversation practice and to polish up your already extensive grammar skills. Your French is solid, you want to keep expanding your vocab and improving the fluidity of your speech.

Find A Class

Niveau 7

Your French is impressive, you probably spent some time in France or studied it for a long time. You want to maintain your conversation skills, learn more about French culture and meet fellow francophiles.

Find A Class

The Coucou Experience

Our Method

At Coucou, we pride ourselves on teaching French the way it is commonly spoken in modern France – with a focus on conversation and informal interactions, all the while following a thorough grammar curriculum.

Custom course


Taught by Native Speakers

Find out more


Logo for
Logo for
Logo for
Logo for
Logo for
Logo for
Logo for
Logo for
Logo for
Logo for

Book a
Trial Learn French Class

For only $40, experience the Coucou method, meet our instructors, and connect with our amazing community of students! Make sure it’s the right fit for you before committing to a class!

You’ll also receive a $40 coupon code to be used towards a full class so if you decide to continue with us, the trial class is free. The coupon code is valid for 90 days after your trial class purchase. You must be 21+ to take a class.

Latest from our French culture and language blog

Find insights into French customs, cultural differences, current events as well as learning resources!


Find us on social