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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 (LEVEL 1 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 Level 1 is 6 and 7 years old; 8 to 10 years old to Level 2. Students 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. Our comprehensive curriculum includes conversational Mandarin, reading and writing simplified Chinese.

  • The age requirement for student enrolling to Level 1 is at least 6 years old. Students for Level 2 to 5 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 2019 semester: September 07, 2019 to December 14, 2019

  • Spring 2020 semester: January 11, 2020 to May 16, 2020.

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.

  • Fall: 04/13/2019 to 09/14/2019

  • Spring: 12/07/2019 to 01/11/2020

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

TUITION

Tuition fee is $230 per semester (including $30 for textbooks, workbook, and printing cost). A $100 non-refundable registration fee is required to guarantee a space for each student. The fee will be credited towards the total amount of tuition.

Parent Participation:

Parents are encouraged to participate in school activities.

  1. Parent meetings and workshops will be scheduled during the school year. Parents please reserve the time to attend.

  2. First day of the school year is Open House Day and the last day of the school year is Graduation Day. All friends and relatives are welcome to attend.

  3. Parents are required to allow home visit by school staff or church members.