The Winter 2018 schedule is online!

The new schedule for the Winter 2018 classes is online. Register now to reserve your seat in our class and resume your journey into the Italian language with us!
In addition to our regular classes there will be three interesting workshops: our best selling Italian for Travelers, a fun and interactive workshop on the Italian “Filastrocca” and a dive into the art of Giotto.

A presto,
The IIS Staff


The Istituto Italiano Scuola (IIS) is an outpost of Italian language and culture in San Francisco. As the only school affiliated with the San Francisco Italian Cultural Institute, our mission is to provide the highest quality Italian language instruction in the Bay Area.  Find the best class for you and Register now.


Learn Italian With Us!

IIS is conveniently located at 601 Van Ness, near the Opera House and the San Francisco Symphony. We offer four terms per year. Each term lasts 10 weeks. Regular classes and Intensive classes are available.  With over 30 Italian language classes and workshops to choose from, we offer the broadest selection of courses in the Bay Area. Our team of highly qualified instructors are all native Italian speakers who hold degrees from Italian universities. Learn Italian in a fun, culturally rich, and stimulating environment.

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