Our Programs
Programs are geared towards after school (and summer school) enrichment to support language immersion beyond the classroom (grades K-5) while strengthening children in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics (STEAM). Furthermore, Linguate Academy understands that providing cultural awareness helps with the language immersion experience. Mandarin is Linguate Academy's first focus language. Please refer to the following for additional details. Register NOW .

After School Enrichment Program 

Summer Full & Half Day Programs

  • ​​Biliteracy Support Beyond the Classroom
  • Intensive Homework Help
  • Academic Enrichment
  • Mathematics 
  • Cultural Experiences 

  • Language Immersion
  • Mathematics 
  • Science
  • Art / Music
  • Cultural Experiences ​​

After School Enrichment: Chinese Language and Culture Classes

Summer Full & Half Day Programs 

​​Linguate Academy offers several classes in Chinese language and culture for children in grades K-5. The current after school enrichment program provides Chinese language support beyond the classroom while strengthening children in Math. If you are interested in registering for a class, please complete our online registration form   and review our policy on class cancellations and refunds . If you have questions about course offerings or registration, please contact Linguate Academy.   





  
Class Fees

Community Chinese, Academic Enrichment, and Cultural Experiences (Mon-Thu*; 2:45PM - 6:00PM, Fri 2:45PM - 5:15PM):

$120.00 per week


Community Chinese & Academic Enrichment (2:45PM - 5:15PM):

Variable options available (Mon & Wed*, Tue & Thu, Mon-Thur). Please call for pricing options.
  
Chinese Cultural Expereinces (5:15PM - 6:00PM):

Variable options available (Mon & Wed*, Tue & Thu, Mon-Thur). Please call for pricing options. 



Class Calendar

Linguate Academy follows the Barrington District 220 semester schedule. The tentative class calendar (schedule may change based on availability of instructor or not offered if student registration is low) is shown below (click schedule to enlarge; not visible in mobile version) - Next Session is Spring 2018 at North Barrington Elementary in Barrington, IL:


  






*note: Program begins at 2:15pm on Wed's to accommodate early dismissal.
   
Community Chinese Course Offerings:

Community Chinese Level 1: This course is open to all students. Students do not have to be enrolled in a language immersion program. Students at this level can understand and use some of the most common Chinese phrases and sentences and possess the ability to further their Chinese language studies. Learn more about Community Chinese I .
  
Community Chinese Level 2: Students at this level can understand and use some simple Chinese phrases and sentences; they can cope with a basic level communication. Learn more about Community Chinese II .
  
  
Community Chinese Level 3: At this level students have reached an excellent level in basic Chinese and can communicate on familiar daily topics in a simple manner. Learn more about Community Chinese III .

Community Chinese Level 4: At this level students can communicate in Chinese at a basic level in their daily, academic and professional lives. When travelling to China, they can manage most forms of communication in Chinese. Learn more about Community Chinese IV .

  
Chinese and Math Homework Offerings:

Students are supported to complete Chinese and Math homework. Teachers ensure that the homework is completed correctly. Inquiry based learning is employed for mathematics to ensure students grasp learning concepts. Learn more regarding academic enrichment .

Chinese Cultural Experiences Offerings:

Students experience Chinese culture through Art, music, calligraphy, games, and hands on fun activities. Professional experts/masters are brought in for instruction. Learn more about Chinese Cultural Experiences Activities .
  
Linguate Academy offers several classes in Chinese language and culture for children in grades K-5. The current summer school enrichment program provides Chinese language support beyond the classroom while strengthening children in Science and Math. Furthermore, Art, music, cultural experiences, and FUN activities are at the core of the summer program. The summer program is open to all students; students do not have to be currently enrolled in a language immersion program. If you are interested in registering for a class, please complete our online registration form   and review our policy on class cancellations and refunds. If you have questions about course offerings or registration, please contact  Linguate Academy. 
  

Class Fees

Community Chinese , Academic Enrichment, Chinese Cultural Expereinces, & FUN STEM Activities:

FULL Day: $ 225.00 four days per week (Monday -Thursday, 9am - 3pm)

HALF Day: $112.50 four days a week (Monday - Thursday) half day (AM, 9am-12pm or PM, 12pm-3pm).

2017 Registration Closed (Next Summer Session 2018)


Class Calendar

The summer schedule is shown below (click schedule to enlarge; not visible in mobile version)

Summer 2017:
Available June 5, 2017 - July 20, 2017 from 9:00am - 3:00pm
No Sessions July 3, 2017 - July 7, 2017

SUMMER 2017 SCHOOL NEWSLETTERS​

Summer 2018:
To Be Announced

At North Barrington Elementary in Barrington, IL:












Community Chinese Course Offerings:

Community Chinese Level 1 through Level 4 is offered. Refer to the after school enrichment description for more details on Community Chinese offerings. During the summer games and fun activities are used to reinforce language fluency. Students do not have to be enrolled in a language immersion program to participate. 

Science & Math Activity Offerings:

During the summer students will participate in many hands on fun science and math/engineering activities. Inquiry based learning is employed for mathematics to ensure students grasp learning concepts. 


Chinese Cultural Experiences Offerings:

Students experience Chinese culture through Art, music, calligraphy, games, and hands on fun activities. Professional experts/masters are brought in for instruction. Learn more about Chinese Cultural Experiences Activities.