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ISL International School of Languages is a community-oriented language school dedicated to offering rigorous language education for all ages and levels of students in the Washington DC metro area. We focus on helping those students who have the need, will and desire to achieve the ability to effectively communicate in a foreign language. ISL, formerly known as Language Fundamentals, currently offers Spanish, French, English, Chinese Mandarin, Farsi, Italian, Portuguese, German and Russian. ISL was founded in August 2006 by Marian Zapata.

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News: School’s Out! Memorial Day Spanish Camp enrollment open!

School’s out, the weather’s nice, so what better time for adventure and exploring. ISL’s School’s …

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News: Registration for Summer Language Classes in Bethesda opens soon!

Registration for our Summer Language Classes in Bethesda opens soon! Our Summer session starts on June 14  for a …

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John Quagliano

Our instructor is an intelligent, enthusiastic, well prepared and effective teacher and I feel confident that I have gained a solid knowledge for basic Spanish over the last two months.

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