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2017 Chinese Language and Arts Summer Camps

Westlake Chinese Academy provides six Chinese language and arts summer camps in central Austin, Texas. The purpose of these camps is to provide an immersive Chinese learning environment for students ages 4-18.

Camp Information:

Ages: 4-18 (grouped by ages/levels)
Levels: Beginners, Intermediate, and Advanced /Full Immersion
Ratio: Each native-speaker teacher teaches 2-8 students to maximize learning potential
Duration: Each camp is 1 week long (Mon-Fri)
Location: The camps are hosted in our convenient central location -- Westlake United Methodist Church, 1460 Redbud Trail, Austin, TX 78746

Summer 2017 Camp Dates:

Camp 1: June 12 - June 16          
Camp 2: June 19 - June 23          
Camp 3: June 26 - June 30            
Camp 4: July 10 - July 14            
Camp 5: July 17 - July 21            
Camp 6: July 24 - July 28           

Camp Schedule: 

 Time: 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.  See Daily Schedule
          Free early drop-off from 8:15 a.m.
          Free delayed pick-up by 3:30 p.m.
          Late pick-up available from 3:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m.

 

What we teach:

The language section has 3 levels. In the beginner's level, we focus on developing speaking and listening skills through playing games, singing Chinese songs, listening to Chinese stories, and exercising.
In the intermediate level and advanced level, we focus on developing conversational, presentation, reading and writing skills. The top of the class will have an opportunity to participate in the speech contests in the near future.

 

                           

[Left] Our Student Kisara Moore was Awarded 2nd Place Honors at the 2017 U.S. National Chinese Speech Competition in Boston on Saturday, April 22, 2017.
[Right] Our student Cameron Conyers Received the 3rd Place Award in the 7th Annual North Texas Chinese Speech Contest and University of Texas-Dallas Confucius Institute Cup in Dallas on Saturday, April 22, 2017.
The art section includes Chinese calligraphy, water coloring, paper cutting, origami, Chinese traditional music and Chinese chess. The arts lessons are taught in the fully immersive Chinese language environment. Students will be able to finish several decent works of Chinese arts by the end of each camp.
 

 

Please follow the steps below to register:

Step 1: Go to Registration to fill out the registration form. 
Step 2: Make a Payment of the deposit or tuition to secure your spot in the camp.
(Deposit is $70 per camp. Deposits are non-refundable and will be credited towards camp tuition.)
Step 3: Pay your balance tuition by the first day of the camp.
 
For more information, please contact us at
yang.wang@westlakechineseacademy.org,
intensive.mandarin.class@gmail.com
or (737) 247-1533

 

*Families with multiple students enrolled will receive a 5% discount for each student. Promo code is 5OFF. Excludes Early-bird Registration. 
Please note that any of our Chinese language and arts summer camps with fewer than 4 students registered 1 week prior to the planned start date will be cancelled due to insufficient attendance. You will be notified of the cancellation the week prior to the planned start date. Previously cashed deposits do not constitute a contractual agreement that the camp will take place, and will be refunded to you within 2 weeks of notification if a camp is cancelled.