Glastonbury Public Schools Foreign Language

Chinese STARTALK

Grades 7-12

Discover Chinese STARTALK 2019

For students entering grades 7–12

June 26–July 19, 2019*

9:00 A.M.–3:00 P.M.

*No camp on July 4 or 5, 2019 Please note the program will begin on a Wednesday in 2019.

Glastonbury High School

330 Hubbard Street, Glastonbury, CT 06033

Program Information

What

An intensive four-week non-residential program that will allow beginning and intermediate students of Chinese to develop both speaking and writing abilities as well as the understanding of Chinese culture. The program will include classroom instruction as well as cultural field trips. This program is sponsored by Glastonbury Public Schools in collaboration with STARTALK.

Who

Rising 7th – 12th grade students who are highly motivated and enthusiastic about learning Mandarin Chinese in an intensive program. This is a non-residential program for students who reside in the Glastonbury area.

Where

Glastonbury High School, Glastonbury, CT


When

June 26- July 19 from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. There are no classes July 4th or 5th.

Cost

Students accepted into the program receive a partial scholarship. There is a $150 tuition fee due upon acceptance into the program. No transportation is provided for this program, however lunch is provided daily. Refunds will not be issued after June 1, 2019.

How

Please see application instructions below. Remember to complete both the online application and to ask your foreign language teacher to complete the teacher recommendation form.

Applications for Summer 2019 are NOW CLOSED! The 2019 Program is FULL!

You may consider applying for the Discover Russian Program. For program information, please click HERE

To apply for this program, first click below to complete the online application. Then print the Teacher Recommendation Form and ask your foreign language teacher to complete the form and send it to Mr. Wildman at Glastonbury High School. If accepted into the program, you will receive information regarding the tuition payment.

Click here for the Discover Chinese Teacher Recommendation Form for Students

Note: Glastonbury Public Schools students are NOT required to submit a teacher recommendation.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd8dBeTtgni3BDWMX2X69Gan3ixf40r7wT16J9qW_-Uekwrcg/viewform

Application Deadline: Friday, May 3, 2019

For more information contact:

Mr. James Wildman

Program Director

(860) 652-7200 ext. 12030

Ms. Rita A. Oleksak

Director of Foreign Languages/English Language Learning

(860) 652-7954