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Chinese School

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE

To share the love of Christ with children and their families through Chinese language and cultural programs.

CANTONESE PROGRAM (K TO LEVEL 5):

The primary instructional language is Cantonese with English support. Our comprehensive curriculum includes reading and writing traditional Chinese.

  • The Age requirement for beginner student enrolling to Kindergarten is 5 years old; 6 to 8 years old to Level 1; 8 to 10 years old to Level 2. Applicants for Level 3, 4 and 5 are required to take a placement examination.

MANDARIN PROGRAM (LEVEL 1 TO LEVEL 5):

The primary instructional language is Mandarin with English support. Mandarin Class is for student whose home language is English and Mandarin or Cantonese. Comprehensive curriculum includes conversation, reading and writing simplified Chinese.

  • The age requirement for student enrolling to Level 1 is at least 6 years old; for Level 2 to 5, students are required to take a placement examination.

STAFF

The teachers of Sunset Chinese School are equipped with advanced Chinese language skills and speak standard Cantonese or Mandarin. Our teachers understand both Chinese and American cultures, and love to work with children.

SEMESTERS

There are Fall and Spring semesters in a school year. Classes are on Saturday afternoons, 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm.

  • Fall 2017 semester: September 09, 2017 to December 16, 2017
  • Spring 2018 semester: January 13, 2018 to May 19, 2018.

Enrollment for each class will be closed when spaces are filled. For Level 2 to 5, new students will be accepted based on space availability and placement examination results.

ENROLLMENT PERIOD

Fall:        04/18/2017 to 09/16/2017

Spring:    12/09/2017 to 01/13/2018

For inquiry, please call (415) 566-6673 or email chineseschool@sunsetchurchsf.org

TUITION

Tuition fee is $180 per semester (including the cost for textbooks and materials). A $80 non-refundable registration fee is required to guarantee a space for each student. The fee will be credited towards the total amount of tuition.