Portuguese Classes

Discover the beauty and exciting language of Brazilian Portuguese and Culture.

Viva Brasil's Portuguese classes are taught in a relaxed and informal atmosphere where you will learn practical vocabulary, correct pronunciation, and the basic sentence structure necessary to understand and begin conversing in Portuguese.

Classes are offered for kids, teens at Christian Academy of Greater Saint Louis, and adults through the Continuing Education Program at the St. Louis Community College Meramec Campus and Parkway-Rockwood Community Ed.

Now offering Private Lessons

1425 Froesel, Ellisville, MO 63011

Payment due by the 1st day of class. Use Paypal button below or send $150.00 check made in name of Viva Brasil STL to: Viva Brasil STL

PO Box # 220673 | Kirkwood, MO 63122

Rockwood - PayPal Payment

Classes for Ages 4 - 6; 7 - 10; and 11 - 14

Come enjoy our fun and full immersive Portuguese class tailored for youth! Learn the basics of the Portuguese language as well as the culture and customs.

Winter - Wednesday - Jan. 22 to May 6 - 5:00 - 6:30 PM

For information more contact (314) 585-6366

3/11/2020 and 3/18/2020

Adult Classes at Parkway - Rockwood

Parkway Central High

369 N Woods Mill Rd, Chesterfield, MO, 63017

Registration begins on Nov 29th


Class is taught by a native-fluent speaker.

Gold Card/Golden Key Card members (district residents ages 60 and older) receive a 25% discount for this class.

Bring required text to first class: “Bom Dia, Brasil” ISBN 978-0300116311.


Portuguese I - This beginning course provides the necessary tools for the student to engage in simple conversations in Brazilian Portuguese and to acquire basic reading ability. It is ideal for tourists, business travelers, or for those interested in the Brazilian culture in general. While the emphasis is on conversation, classes also include grammar. Classes are taught by a native-fluent speaker.

      • Mondays | Jan. 27 - April 13 | 7:00-8:30 p.m
      • Price $139 | 25% discount for Gold Card/Golden Key Card holder |10 sessions
      • (no class February 17 or March 16 )

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Adult Classes at St. Louis Community College Meramec Campus

Register online, by mail or call 314-984-7777​.

Registration for our Spring 2020 Continuing Education classes opens in January


Class is taught by a native-fluent speaker. Senior discount does not apply.

Bring required text to first class: “Bom Dia, Brasil” ISBN 978-0300116311.


Portuguese I - Ideal for tourists, business travelers or those interested in the Brazilian culture, this beginning course provides the necessary tools for students to engage in simple Brazilian Portuguese conversation and to acquire basic reading skills. While the emphasis is on conversation, class also includes grammar. Class held at MC-CS 209.


      • Wednesday Jan. 22 – March 11 , 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm|FLPG:717
      • Saturday March 28 – May 16 , 10:00 am - noon |FLPG:717


Portuguese II - Learn language structures, vocabulary, communication skills, and information about the culture and geography of Brazil. While the emphasis is on conversation, class also includes grammar. Prerequisite: Portuguese I or equivalent experience. Class held at MC-CS 209


      • Saturday Jan 15 – March 14 , 10:00 am - noon |FLPG:718
      • Wednesday March 25 – May 13, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm|FLPG:718


Portuguese III - Continue to learn language structures, vocabulary, communication skills, culture and everyday vocabulary. This course is for those with basic conversational ability in Portuguese. Class held at MC-CS 204

      • Wednesday Jan. 22 – March 11 , 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm|FLPG:719
      • Saturday March 28 – May 16 , 10:00 am - noon |FLPG:719


Portuguese IV - Continue to increase your knowledge of the Portuguese language and culture through an introduction to Brazilian literature and by exploring major tourist regions like the Amazon and Pantanal. Prerequisite: Portuguese III or equivalent experience.

Class held at MC-CS 204.

      • Saturday Jan 25 – March 14 , 10:00 am - noon |FLPG:720
      • Wednesday March 25 – May 13, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm|FLPG:720


Portuguese Conversation - Continue to increase your knowledge of the Portuguese language including speaking, grammar and vocabulary in this immersive class conducted almost exclusively in Portuguese. Concentration will be on oral use of the language in everyday situations, emphasizing conversation with cultural elements. Prerequisite: Portuguese III or equivalent experience. Class held at MC-CS 206.

        • Saturday March 28 – May 16 , 10:00 am - noon |FLPG:723

Class Sizes: Minimum of 5 students, maximum of 20 students

Where: St. Louis Community College Meramec Campus

Book: “Bom Dia, Brasil” ISBN 978-0300116311

Fees: All courses are $99 (8 sessions) except for Travelers which is $75 (6 sessions). Senior discount does not apply.

Register online, by mail or call 314-984-7777​.