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Academic Offerings for Group or Private Learning

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In-person Group

Online Group

Online Private

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Online Semi- Private

For Ages 2 to 4

Persian for Young Child

Designed to support the cognitive and social development of children while immersed in the Persian language, through Persian children songs, stories, age-appropriate group activities, crafts and games

In-person

Online

Private

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For Age 5 & 6

Introduction to Persian

Designed to expose young learners to the spoken Persian language and new vocabulary through a full immersion curriculum that include children's songs, stories, art projects, role-playing, group games, and hands-on activities.

In-person

Online

Private

For Age 7 and older

Beginner to Advanced Persian

Seven levels of our Persian Immersion classes offer an engaging curriculum with a well-balanced emphasis on the four main language acquisition skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Every learning opportunity is enhanced with interactive games, hands-on activities, and multi-media learning tools.

In-person

Online

Private

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For High School Students
 
Beginner to Advanced Persian

Tailored for young adults who are interested in a quick intro to the Persian language, while providing the option for the students to focus on writing skills vs. speaking.  An added bonus for college application and future careers.

In-person

Online

Private

For Adults

Beginner to Advanced Persian

Persian language courses that prepare adult learners for real-life interactions.  We use a conversation-based approach for teaching the language and culture, as well as reading and writing (minimum age 14.)

In-person

Online

Private

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Cultural Programs and Engagement Opportunities

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For the School & the Community

Art & Culture

Integral to our holistic educational approach are the programs that provide exposure to Iranian art and culture for all members of the community. We offer separate enrichment classes for kids and adults, arrange for field trips and hold engaging workshops.  

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For the Parents

Resources

We share resources with our parents to support them in their important job of raising happy kids who are grounded in their identity and culture. We partner with educational scholars to bring relevant information about bi-cultural/bi-lingual parenting in today's world.

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For the Community

Cultural Events

Strong community partnership has been a core mission and a pillar of our success. Public events such as the Nowruz Party, Nowruz Bazaar, and Backgammon Tournament are offered annually to celebrate the glory of the Iranian culture  with  the larger community.

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For the High School & College Students

Belonging

we strive to keep our alumni involved and connected through the alumni association networking events, engaging workshops with guest speakers/artists, performance, and volunteer opportunities at school (open to all past students who are at least 14-yrs old).

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For the Community

Talent Show

An annual showcase of Persian performing arts by the Chicago Persian School talents of all ages, including traditional and contemporary musical and vocal performances, comedy, and dance. This performance opportunity is open to our current and past students and their families.

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For the Community

Partnerships 

We collaborate with local non-profits to share the beauty of the Persian language and culture. We have partnered with the Oriental Institute of Chicago and the Chicago Children Museum to educate the public about Nowruz. We have also offered a Persian language module at a local middle school.