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Have Fun At Summer Camp Learning Mandarin

2024 Summer Camp Enrolling Now!

Weekly themes keep the summer fun-filled. Students practice Mandarin in a real world setting and enjoy one field trip each week.

Join camp for as little as $174 per week!

Enroll Early for more weeks and Save

Summer Camp Discounts

Save 10% Early Enrollment
ends 3/15/24

Have fun at summer camp playing, exploring & learning.

Daily Schedule

777 Southgate, Daly City 94105
(415)952-7223

Full-Day Camp from 9am – 3pm

8am-9am Extended AM Care
9am – Drop Off
9:15am – Mandarin instruction.1
10:15am – AM break
10:30am – Mandarin instruction.2
11:30am – Lunch
1:00pm – Themed Summer Camp activities
3pm – Pick Up
3-6pm – Extended PM Care

2024 Summer Schedule

6/10-Cooking(2/AM, 6/PM)
6/17-Performing Arts(2/AM, 6/PM)
6/24-Cooking (2/AM , 3/PM)
7/8-Arts & Crafts(3/AM , 4/PM)
7/15-Practical Math(3/AM , 4/PM)
7/22-Cooking(2/AM , 3/PM)
7/29-Arts & Crafts(2/AM , 3/PM)
8/5-Performing Arts(2/AM , 4/PM)

Each Wednesday students enjoy a field trip. Locations to be determined.

Tuition as low as $155/week.

Scroll down to the FAQs to read about Extended Care.
*Count Above (#/AM , #/PM)

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Early Enrollment Discount ends 3/15/24

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Enroll for more weeks and save.

8 weeks (entire summer) – $174/week

6 weeks – $208/week

4 weeks – $253/week

2 weeks – $309/week

1 week – $376/week

Instructions

  1. Choose and pay for a multiweek prepaid package.
  2. A code will be emailed to you.
  3. Visit the Class Schedule above on this page.
  4. Register for the weeks of your choice and use the code to redeem your prepaid tuition.

“My kid really enjoyed the summer camp. Teacher was great with children, very patient and knowledgeable. My kid started talking in Mandarin and teaching me Mandarin words. I loved that they gave us many pictures at the end of the camp for us to cherish. Would definitely go back next year.”

Erine Budi

“Our children have been coming to Everyday Mandarin since they have been in kindergarten. They thoroughly enjoy being in the program, learning about their culture and language. Ms. Wu along with staff, continues to passionately teach the students mandarin in a positive way as she loves all her students. We appreciate and value the program very much, hoping it will stay in our community for a long time as a tool to help preserve culture and language for the next generation.”

Carla Ng

What our parents have to say

Summer Camp FAQ

We accept students who in the fall of the upcoming school year will be starting grades 1 through 7.

We do accept younger students dependent on their behavior, listening skills and if they are a sibling of an older student.

Yes, please visit our Daly City location at 777 Southgate during our normal hours of operation. Monday/Wednesday 3:15-5:30pm. The staff can process your enrollment but they do not have information about the camp. Contact us at (415)952-7223 or learn@everydaymandarin.org for questions.

Summer camp is run by our Mandarin Head Teacher, Ms. Wu, of 8+ years with the support of our head and assistant teachers from other schools, collaborating and joining us.

The last day to get a full refund is March 31, 2024.
A 50% refund can be received if cancelling between April 1, 2024 to April 30, 2024.
A 25% refund can be received if cancelling between May 1, 2024 to May 31, 2024.
No refunds after June 1, 2024.

12 students per class. We have 2 classrooms, grades 1-3 and 4-7. Students are also divided up by level. Our teachers use differentiated instruction to keep students of all levels challenged in class and at camp.

Questions, call/text (888)489-9791 or email learn@everydaymandarin.org

Packages are limited to the use by one student only.

The most you would pay for extended AM Care is $250, extended PM care is $375 but most likely the cost would be much less.

We don’t believe in making a profit from extended care we’d like to split the base cost, $750/week, among the total number of students enrolling in extended care.

Here is an example of what the weekly cost for extended care might be:

1 student – $750.00

2 students – $375.00 (the most 1 student would pay for aftercare)

3 students – $250.00 each

5 students – $150.00 each

7 students – $107.14 each

Less than $100 if there are more than 7 students enrolling in extended care.

The weekly cost will be determined by:
8-9AM $250/# of students = AM Cost
3-6PM $750/# of students = PM Cost

*See the weekly schedule above for a current count of extended care students.

1 teacher to every 12 students. On field trips we have lower ratios, usually 1:6.

We will cancel class at least one month before the start date and will issue you a full refund. But typically classes fill up fast! The response has been amazing and our classes have already reached the minimum number of students required.

We do not offer sibling discounts.

Yes, we are open to volunteers helping. We don’t count volunteers as staff and they don’t apply to the teacher to student ratio. Many of our old students come back in the summer to help and practice their Mandarin. All staff must undergo a Livescan background check to work at Everyday Mandarin.

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Expect them to start speaking Mandarin around the house with 6 months.

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