Germantown Academy is proud to announce the second year of
formal Chinese Programs designed to educate community members about the culture
and language of China. All classes take place at Germantown Academy in Fort
Washington, PA, and are taught by experienced teachers who have proficiency
with all levels of Chinese language.
Youth Immersion Chinese Language Class
Would you like your child to be able to:
• Read in a second language?
• Converse with others in Mandarin?
• Learn Chinese while learning the MCPS curriculum?
Open to students entering Kindergarten through Sixth Grades at Germantown Academy and Upper Dublin, Wissahickon and Plymouth-Whitemarsh School Districts, the new Youth Immersion Chinese Language class at GA is designed to teach children whose first language is English and to immerse them in the Chinese language on consecutive days. Students will not only learn content, but also gain knowledge of the language in which it is taught.
Monday through Thursday, 4-5:30pm
Classes now forming on the Germantown Academy campus
Upper Dublin School District will provide bus transportation at the end of the school day to
Germantown Academy. Parents will be responsible for pick-up at 5:30pm.
- Monday-Thursday, 4-5:30pm
- Classes run through June 2014
- Enrollment: $600 for the remainder of the school year
This course will provide opportunities to learn about
Chinese language, culture, and history for the GA community and surrounding
region. Chinese Beginner, I & II classes could be formed, as the classes
will be grouped according to the student’s Chinese proficiency.
DISCLAIMER: Germantown Academy will adhere to the following:
There is a minimum of 7 students needed to run each class. Class can be
cancelled for lack of enrollment. If class is cancelled due to lack of
enrollment, all monies will be returned to those who have already registered.
Youth classes will be split between PreK-second grade and third-fifth grade,
depending on interest.