Chinese Programs

Germantown Academy offers public group language classes for adults and children (Grades 1-6). Trained teachers introduce Mandarin words and phrases while highlighting China's rich culture and history. 

We are currently accepting inquiries for our youth and adult classes, which start on a rolling basis.

Please contact Susan Xuan (267-405-7563) to discuss the program.

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Germantown Academy is proud to partner with Hanban, the Chinese National Office for Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language, to offer youth and adult classes in Mandarin language and culture.

Germantown Academy also serves as a Chinese Testing Center, offering official YCT and HSK tests for individuals and schools.

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Chinese New Year Celebration 2016
Happy Year of the Monkey!

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Chinese New Year Celebration 2015
On Saturday, February 21, 2015, the Germantown Academy community celebrated Chinese New Year with performances, activities, and a delicious lunch! It was a great day of collaboration and celebration. Happy Year of the Sheep! 

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Confucius Institute Day
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
The Confucius Institute, GA's partner in providing Chinese cultural and language instruction, celebrated their 10th anniversary this year. GA students put on skits and songs in honor of this milestone! 

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Classroom Assignments

Youth Classes meet in the Lower School classrooms in McLean Hall (34).

Adult Classes meet in the Confucius Classroom in the Administration Building (33).

Testing is administered in the Confucius Classroom in the Administration Building (33).

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