Mandarin Immersion Program Featured on CCTV
China Central Television (CCTV) recently visited our MIP elementary and middle school sites for a program they did about the growing interest in Mandarin language learning in the U.S. Our scholars and teachers are truly amazing! To view the CCTV program please click here.
11/8 FoMIP Board Meeting, 6pm, Teachers' Lounge
12/6 FoMIP Board Meeting, 6pm, Teachers' Lounge
1/10 FoMIP Board Meeting, 6pm, Teachers' Lounge
1/31 Chinese New Year Bake Sale
2/1 MIP Lion Dance
2/7 FoMIP Board Meeting, 6pm, Teachers' Lounge
2/23 Save the Date, MIP Gala, Aliso Viejo Center
3/7 FoMIP Board Meeting, 6pm, Teachers' Lounge
3/14 PTA/BESF/MIP Joint Coffee Talk, 8-9:30am, MPR
4/11 FoMIP Board Meeting, 6pm, Teachers' Lounge
5/2 FoMIP Board Meeting, 6pm, Teachers' Lounge
6/3 Save the Date, MIP End of Year Social
6/6 FoMIP Board Meeting, 6pm, Teachers' Lounge
All families who donate during the current fundraising year and before October 31, will be entered to win a 2-night stay in the 5-star US Grant Hotel in San Diego! If your family has already donated, you will be entered into the raffle automatically. The winner will be announced November 2.
MIP Gala Volunteers Needed
Our biggest event, the Annual MIP Gala, will take place on Saturday, February 23rd. We are 4 months away and will need volunteers in different ways. We need help with soliciting donations online and from local businesses, seeking out sponsorships, web and gala program design, florals and decorating, DJ, photography, etc. Please sign up here. We can use all kinds of help and different talents! Thank you in advance!
2018-19 MIP Parent Mentor Program
Sign up to mentor incoming MIP families or to be a mentee family. The deadline to apply is 10/19 and matches will be made by 11/2. For more information and to sign up click here.
MIP Volunteer/Committee Sign-Up
MIP needs help with our different programs and projects throughout the year. There are many ways to get involved and we are so grateful for all the parent support we get. Please sign up to volunteer here.
Friends of MIP suggested donation:
$650 per elementary school student
$450 per middle school student
As of October 24, 2018, we have raised :
Don't wait, make your donation today!
CUSD does not cover the full cost of the Mandarin Immersion Program. We rely on donations from families and sponsors to pay for:
5 Teacher Assistants
Technology (3rd grade Chromebooks, smartboards, etc.)
Mandarin library books
A SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS FOR THEIR SUPPORT
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