2021 Summer Camps

Shu Ren Mandarin immersion Summer Camps

Welcome to Shu Ren Summer Camps!

Our camps are carefully designed to engage all levels of Mandarin language learners in a fun and engaging environment.


Summer Camp General Information

We offer 3 sessions for 2 age groups. Camps run from 8:30 am – 3:00 pm with optional extended care 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm. Weekly registration is not available due to the Alameda County and City of Berkeley's health and safety guidelines. 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 (3 weeks): June 21 – July 9 (Camp will be closed on July 5)
Session 2 (3 weeks): July 12 – July 30
Session 3 (2 weeks): August 2 – August 13

We will continue to adhere to Alameda County and City of Berkeley health and safety protocols: 3-week session, small group co-hort, face masks, health screening and contact less sign in/out. For more detail, visit our COVID-19 Safely Plan (CSP).

Summer Camp Registration

Registration opened today, February 26, 2021! There is an early bird discount if you register before March 31, 2021! Click on 'Signup here!' below for the session(s) that you're interested. Space is limited, first come first serve!

Summer Camp Overview

Pre-K Ni Hao Mandarin Summer Camp​ (ages 2-4 years old by the start of camp)

Children will learn Mandarin language 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. Children must be at least two years old when the session starts. Incoming Kindergartners should register for K-3 Camp. Curriculum will be available soon.

  • Session 1: Chinese Music Explorations
  • Session 2: Nature Explorations
  • Session 3: Chinese Art and Explorations

K-3 Global Explorers Mandarin Summer Camp (ages 5-9 years old by the start of camp)

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 Mandarin language background who want to maintain or improve their language development.

  • Session 1: Artistic Explorations
  • Session 2: Science Explorations
  • Session 3: Culinary Explorations

Summer Camp Tuition & Fees

Weekly Camp Tuition: $430
Weekly Extended Care Fee: $100
Daily Extended Care Fee: $30

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations on or before May 15, 2021, a refund of 50% of the tuition for the session will be issued. There is no refund for cancellations after May 15, 2021.

We look forward to a fun filled summer this year with your child!