Fall Session 2018:                       September 24th – January 26th

Spring Session 2019:                  January 28th – June 1st




Collina Italiana will be closed for the following holidays:

  • Winter Holidays: December 22nd – January 1st
  • Martin L. K. Jr. Day: January 21st
  • Presidents’ Day: February 18th
  • Easter: April 19th – 27th
  • Memorial Day: May 27th




– $640 for 15-1-hour classes

– $1,180  ($100 OFF) for 30-1-hour classes


Spring Session 2019: January 28th – June 1st

Enroll now HERE!


Girotondo Giallo – AGES 2-3

Wednesday:          3:30pm – 4:30pm

Girotondo Rosso – AGES 4-5

Friday:                 3:30pm – 4:30pm

Saturday:           10:00am – 11:00am

Girotondo Blu – AGES 6-8

Thursday:            4:30pm – 5:30pm

Saturday:             10:00am – 11:00am

Girotondo Viola – AGES 9+ 

Thursday:          4:30pm – 5:30pm

Friday:                4:30pm – 5:30pm


Enroll now here!


Giardino dei bambini (2-4 yo):

morning DROP-OFF playgroup


Spring Session 2019: January 28th – June 1st


Monday, Tuesday, and/or Thursday:

9:00 am – 12:00 pm


– $80/day, 2 hours         OR        $750 for 10-2-hour sessions

– $95/day, 3 hours         OR        $900 for 10-3-hour sessions

Note: Space is limited. 48-hour advance reservation is required.

Enroll now here!



AGES 3-7

20464771_10213986331723130_1377054356_oChildren love crafts! Children tend to be more focused in an artistic/linguistic environment, learn quicker and gain excellent developmental benefits, including increased self-confidence, enhanced creativity and awareness of their abilities. Children thrive greatly in a relaxed environment allows them to explore their creativity while learning Italian!

Saturdays, 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

90-min, $45



  • Workshop dell’inverno (Winter)                            January 12th
  • Workshop di pittura (Painting)                              January 26th
  • Workshop di S. Valentino (Art&Craft)                  February 16th
  • Workshop di Carnevale (Carnival)                        March 2nd
  • Workshop di pittura (Painting)                               March 16th
  • Workshop di Pasqua (Easter)                                  April 13th 
  • Workshop della Pimpa                                              May 11th

Enroll now here!


Tutoring & Private Classesbimba-imbuto

For children all ages classes. Privates are available upon request. Classes on- and off-site.

  • Private class: $85/h per child
  • Semi-private class: $50/h per child
  • ($25 surcharge for off site class)

Please inquire


Summer Camps 2019 (Upper East Side)

Summer Mini Camp session #1: June 11th – July 18th, 2019

Summer Mini Camp session #2: August  6th – August 22nd, 2019

Schedule and Activities HERE


LANGUAGE CLASSES (ages 2-9+) – (Upper East Side)

15-1-hour classes, $640

  Giardino dei bambini
ages 2-4
Girotondo Giallo
ages 2-3
Girotondo Rosso
ages 4-5
Girotondo Blu
ages 6-8
Girotondo Viola
ages 9+
Mon 9:00 am – 12:00 pm        
Tues 9:00 am – 12:00 pm        
Wed   3:30 pm – 4:30 pm      
Thur 9:00 am – 12:00 pm      4:30 pm – 5:30 pm  4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Fri     3:30 pm – 4:30 pm    4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Sat     10:00 am – 11:00 am 10:00 am – 11:00 am Workshops (3-7 yo)
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm




All requests for full refunds (minus a non-refundable deposit of $40) must be submitted to Collina Italiana by mail, email or fax and received by CI prior to the first day of class. Pro-rated refunds are allowed after the first class but no refund is given after the second class or for missed classes. There is a $20 fee for mid-semester class changes. Refunds are issued by check or credit card. The fee for Private lessons is charged in full if cancellation is made less than 24 hours in advance.

What’s New?

  • Italian Movie Nights at Collina Italiana!

    ITALIAN MOVIE NIGHTS @ COLLINA ITALIANA Italian movies while enjoying some wine and snacks. Italian cinema is mostly known for its Neo-Realism period (embodied in the masterpieces by Vittorio De …Read More »
  • NEW! Mysteries of Italian Art

    Italian Art Classes MYSTERIES OF ITALIAN ART Leonardo, Michelangelo, Raffaello . . . Italian artists have produced some of humanity’s greatest art, images that convey the vast range of human …Read More »

    Adults: Session 2019 Grammar and Conversation: 10-2-hour classes, $480   Note: Language classes may be started mid-session or at other times not listed on the schedule.   Please inquire (212) 427-7770 or email for …Read More »
  • ‘KIDS’: Workshops and Events

    Italian workshops and events: Ages 3-7   JOIN IN THE FUN AND ENJOY LA BELLA LINGUA OF ITALY! Art&crafts, music, songs, dance, games, and a lot of FUN the Italian …Read More »
  • ‘KIDS’ After-school program: SESSION 2019

    GIROTONDO This year-round kids’ program offers comprehensive language learning and hands-on instruction in the arts to children from ages 2-3 / 4-5 / 6-8 / 9+. In Girotondo (“Circle”) an …Read More »

Placement Exam

Click here to complete your Italian language placement exam.

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