Summer Camp! - Beijing Opera Youth Camp
Dates: 7/8-7/26, 9am-12pm
Cost: $150 total for 3 weeks
Please see flyer. Contact email@example.com for more information and to register.
Update: Peking Opera Summer Camp Orientation
Jennifer Hewitt will have an “Orientation” for the parents interested in the Summer Peking Opera class. The Orientation will be held on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 @ 2:15 pm in the MPR.
Summer Program: : July 8 thru July 26
2019-2020 Friends of MIP Executive Board
Welcome and to both our new and returning board members:
Eric Chamberlain - President
Melody Brown - Vice President
Ingrid Feeny - Treasurer
Jen Pang - Middle School Liaison (New Position)
Megan Holland - Secretary
Amanda Yeung - Community Liaison
Lisa Yi - Outreach Director
Mary Jia - Financial Controller
Alex Welker - Communications/PR
Thanh Nguyen - Parliamentarian
Thank you to our outgoing board members for all of your hard work on behalf of the MIP Program:
Nancy Lu - Vice President
Jake Narey - Treasurer
Linh Hyunh - Financial Controller
Kristi Rowley - Secretary, June 2018-January 2019
Juintow Lin - Community Liaison
Czarin Chan-Lin - Outreach Director
Monika Pinto Connolly - Communications/PR
Wade Shepard - Parliamentarian
FoMIP Board Meetings are open to all parents.
Our next meeting is June 6 @ 6pm in the Bergeson Teachers' Lounge.
Two MIP Scholar's Win 1st and 2nd at 15th Chinese Language Bridge Cup Contest in San Francisco!
Congratulations to MIP 1st graders Fiona Connolly and Alessandro Del Alamo who placed first and second in the Mandarin Poetry Recital Non-Native category! It was a highly competitive competition with over 1,200 students competing overall in different categories. The scholars were invited back to San Francisco for an award ceremony and reception at the San Francisco Consulate General of China that was hosted by Consul General Wang Donghua. We are proud of all those who participated!
Thank you to our 3 new sponsors for your generous support!
John Fong Realty
Huntington Learning Center
Please view our Become a Sponsor page for more information or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
2/2 - MIP Students Invited to Perform at the 2019 San Clemente Outlets Chinese New Year Celebration!
MIP scholars will performed at the San Clemente Outlets for their Annual Lunar New Year event. For more information:
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.
Suggested Donation Amounts
$150/per Middle School Student
$400/per Elementary Student
2018-19 Annual Fund Dollars Raised as of April 18, 2019: $56,049.26
We need to raise $84,101 by October 31, 2019 to meet our $140,150 goal!
Thank you for your support!
CUSD does not cover the full cost of the Mandarin Immersion Program. We rely on donations from families and sponsors to pay for:
6 Teacher Assistants
Technology (3rd grade Chromebooks, smartboards, etc.)
Mandarin library books
Cultural programing, and more!
5/23 - End of School Year Social, 4-7pm, Circustrix
6/6 - Friends of MIP Board Meeting, 6pm, Bergeson MPR
A SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS FOR THEIR SUPPORT
John Fong Realty - SoCal Real Estate Services
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