Treasuring a Language & Celebrating a Culture
A registered 501(C)(3) not-for-profit organization, Chicago Persian School offers in-person and online Persian language and art classes to interested children and adults, regardless of their race, religion, nationality, or ethnic background. Chicago Persian School is a non-religious, non-political community organization that strives to create an inclusive learning environment for its diverse students' interests and needs. Our highly qualified teachers aim to create a rich and engaging learning experience for students by using innovative teaching methods and a holistic curriculum that is developed based on modern language acquisition research.
Mission & Vission
Our mission is to preserve and promote the Persian language and culture by providing accessible, inclusive, and high-quality educational opportunities, creating relevant learning tools, and forging community partnerships.
Upholding Persian Language and Culture
Developing Educational Resources
Forging Community Partnership
Board of Directors
The affairs of the school are managed by its Board of Directors. The Board of Directors' primary duties includes the setting of general institutional policies & procedures, strategic planning, assessment of the school’s effectiveness in implementing its mission, and ensuring the school’s financial sustainability. Members of the Board do not receive any stated salaries for their services.
Meet The Leadership Team
Past Board Members
Ladan Saied (1/2016-10/2019)
Mansour Razminia (1/2016-6/2017)
Gilda Amini (10/2008-9/2016)
Mojgan Sorouri (6/2013-8/2016)
Reza Sanai (8/2012-1/2016)
Azam Roohani (1/2008-8/2012)
Farah Hashemi (10/2007-8/2012)
Meet The Administrative Team
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