After-School Program - Cambridge Campus
After-School classes, which are offered at the Cambridge Rindge Latin School in Cambridge, focus on learning Chinese language.
The classes are open to students of 4 years 9 months old (the age which is eligible to enroll in kindergartens in Cambridge public
elementary schools) or older who currently reside in Cambridge or will move to live in Cambridge. We also accept students from
outside of Cambridge, but the number is limited. After their regular schools, students from Cambridge public school may take
school bus to the Chinese School. After-School classes are offered on two different schedules: everyday class or Tuesday & Thursday
First Day of 2016 Fall Semester: September 13, 2016
Class is offered between 3:30pm to 5:30pm everyday. This class is taught at different levels according to studentsí Chinese
Students learn standard Chinese pronunciation and phonetic alphabet (Pinyin), strokes of Chinese characters, rule and order of
strokes, commonly used structural parts and radicals of Chinese characters and word forms and structures. Students will develop
basic skills to recognize Chinese characters and build certain amount of vocabulary, they will learn to read simple picture books.
Here we put emphasis on training students to develop their abilities to recognize Chinese characters without any help and increase
their Chinese vocabulary. We also emphasize on studentsí abilities to understand and use different words and phrases, as well as
their sentence-building and reading skills. Students will be able to write short paragraphs to describe an object or a situation.
Here we aim at training students to develop skills of independent reading and analyzing. We will also enhance the training of
students in understanding rhetoric and logic in Chinese.
5 days per week:$1200.00 per semester; if split to two payments, an extra $10.00 is needed for the second payment. If pay monthly: it is $245.00/month.
4 days per week:$1000.00 per semester; if split to two payments, an extra $10.00 is needed for the second payment. If pay monthly: it is $210.00/month.
3 days per week:$820.00 per semester; if split to two payments, an extra $10.00 is needed for the second payment. If pay monthly: it is $175.00/month.
Tuesday-Thursday class is offered between 3:00PM to 5:30PM every Tuesday and Thursday.
This class is taught with both Chinese and English, and is particularly suitable for children from American families where
Chinese is not a spoken language or for Chinese children adopted by American families.
$630.00 per semester; if split to two payments, an extra $10.00 is needed for the second payment. If pay monthly: it is $135.00/month.
Registration Fee, Security Deposit, Early Pick Up and Late Fee Policies
For the students who need to be picked up at the school bus stop before 2:30pm on the regular school day, there is an extra charge:
5 days per week student: $50.00 per month
4 days per week student: $40.00 per month
3 days per week student: $30.00 per month
2 days per week student: $20.00 per month
Registration fee and deposit: For new enrollment only: Registration fee: $20.00; Refundable deposit: $50.00
Late Fee: A $20 later fee will be charged if the tuition is paid after due day. The due day for the semester payment is
the end of the second school week after school starts; for the monthly payment is the end of 1st full school week of each month.
Cambridge Rindge & Latin School
459 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02139
For enquiries, please contact: Xuemei Li
Phone: (617) 2067475