Barat Foundation Summer Program in Provence | Summer Programs

Barat Foundation Summer Program in Provence


Accepting students at all levels of French proficiency, the Barat Foundation teaches language through a combination of classes and workshops in Provence. Workshops address French conversation and literature, writing, art, cuisine, photography, cinema, dance and movement, and theater. Field trips to Aix en Provence, Avignon, Arles, the mediterranean Sea, Vaison la Romaine, Nice, and more—including visits to monuments, churches, nature preserves, museums, nearby cities, local businesses, vineyards, and theatrical performances—reinforce classroom language learning. Professors and teaching artsis live on site providing a daily learning environment. Community service program offers up to 40 hours of community service to students teaching English to French children.

General Info

Name Barat Foundation Summer Program in Provence
Location Provence, France
Year-round Contacts 973-534-5314
Program Focuses & Features Dance, Drawing, Film, French, Hiking, History, Music, Painting, Photography, Swimming, Theater, Writing/Journalism, Yoga
Grade Range (rising grades) 9-PG
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 14-18
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Chandri Barat, Director
Residential Fee $7995 (+1750), 4 weeks.
Year Established 1997
Sponsor Barat Foundation
Dates & Sessions June-July; 1 session, 4 weeks long


Chandri Barat, Director