Le Grand Concours

Le Grand Concours 2018


This year's National French Contest dates are as follows:

Grades 1-6 (FLES): February 11 - 24, 2018

Grades 7-12 (levels 01-5): February 24 - March 25, 2018

Registration is now open. Please click HERE to register. 

 As a reminder, AATF Membership fees must be paid to receive the member reduced cost for tests when you register your students.

You can find information by clicking on this 

Please contact me if you have questions!

Holly Richerd at: hricherd@gmail.com

2017 Contest registration now available for paper and pencil testing

The online store at https://frenchcontest.org/store to order materials for the 2017 Concours is ready to accept orders for paper and pencil tests.  We will update this page and send out a message as soon as ordering for online tests is available.

A noter:

1.      Paper and Pencil tests will be available; orders must be received by January 13, 2017

2.      Registration for the on-line test will be accepted until February 19, 2017. Starting February 20, 2017 registration will still be available but a late fee may apply.

3.      2017 AATF Membership must be paid in full at time of order to take advantage of the member rate. If teachers are not current at the time of their order, membership dues will be added to the invoice. Registration is not complete until payment in full is received.

4.      Payment may be sent after the deadlines listed above. Paper and pencil test materials and on-line access codes will NOT be sent until payment in full has been received.

5.    Due to the large volume of orders and the long amount of time needed to process, purchase orders are not accepted. We accept credit cards and checks/money orders.

6.      Please review our Policies carefully.


The following fees represent the National expenses, for basic test and audio recording development, duplication, and distribution; administrative costs; computer scoring/on-line testing; publicity; and awards. Chapters may add a charge to these fees to support local Contest expenses.

Base cost per student:

·        AATF members: $3.50

·        Non-members: $7.00

The cost per student is the same for both on-line and paper and pencil testing.

Teachers choosing paper and pencil testing will incur additional expenses:

  • Listening Comprehension CDs @ $7.00 per CD ordered
  • Shipping/handling charge of 10% of order/$10 minimum

For more information, please contact the Grand Concours Coordinator in San Diego,
Holly Richerd at hricherd@gmail.com

Frequently Asked Questions


FLES enrollment information HERE

FLES specifications outlined HERE

Level 01-5 enrollment information HERE

Level 01-5 specifications outlined HERE

Order materials from AATF National HERE

Find your teacher code HERE

2015 Contest Dates

Grades 1-6 (FLES): February 14 - 28, 2015

Grades 7-12 (levels 01-5): February 21 - March 22 2015

You may find more information about Le Grand Concours here.