2023 Summer Camps

Shu Ren Mandarin Immersion Summer Camps

Shu Ren's summer camps are carefully designed to engage all levels of Mandarin language learners in a fun and engaging environment.

Shu Ren Summer camp

Summer Camp General Information

We offer 3 sessions for 2 age groups. The camp runs from 8:30 am – 3:00 pm. Early care is provided free of charge for essential workers between 8:00 am - 8:30 am. After Care from 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm is available for an additional fee. 

Commitment to the entire duration of a given session is required. As an example, if you register for Session 1, this will include 3 weeks worth of camp.

Session 1: June 19, 2023  – July 7, 2023  (No camp on July 4)
Session 2: July 10, 2023  – July 28, 2023
Session 3: July 31, 2023  – Aug 11, 2023

We will continue to keep our community safe by keeping to a small group co-hort, face masks and contact less sign in/out. For more detail, visit Shu Ren's health and safety guidelines.

Summer Camp Registration

Registration begins early Spring 2023. First come first serve. Contact summercamp@shurenschool.org to join our mailing list to be notified when registration is open.

Summer Camp Overview (2022 themes)

Pre-K Ni Hao Mandarin Summer Camp​ (ages 2-4 years old by session start date)

Children will learn Mandarin through engaging, immersion-based, hands-on activities. No prior Mandarin skills are needed. Language of instruction will be in Mandarin with English support for beginning Mandarin learners.

  • Pre-K Session 1: Chinese Music Explorations
  • Pre-K Session 2: Nature Explorations
  • Pre-K Session 3: Chinese Art Explorations

K-3 Global Explorers Mandarin Summer Camp (incoming Kindergartners or ages 5-9 years old by session start date)

Campers will learn Mandarin through the lens of inquiry, as they engage in hands-on activities that explore scientific discoveries, visual and culinary art from around the world. This camp is for new learners of Mandarin as well as children with a Mandarin language background who want to maintain or improve their language development. Some portions may be taught in English depending on the specialists, or as appropriate for our learners. 

  • K-3 Session 1: Culture Arts Explorations
  • K-3 Session 2: Science Explorations
  • K-3 Session 3: Culinary Explorations