Did you know that there are still spaces available for Fremont students for the second Kindergarten class next year? Please help us get the word out so we can fill that class! Such a great opportunity!
Parents who are interested need to go to their home school to get the Mandarin Immersion application.
On February 13, 2013, the children from the Mandarin Immersion Program at Azevada (grades K-2) sang a Chinese New Year song at the Fremont Unified School District board meeting. They received a standing ovation from the Superintendent! Way to go kids- you did a FANTASTIC JOB!!!!
On February 23, 2013 from 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm, the Chinese Immersion Parents Council of Fremont is sponsoring a Ballroom Dancing Fundraiser to benefit Fremont Unified School District’s Mandarin Immersion Program at Azevada Elementary School.
The event will take place at Synergy Ballroom located at 4181 Cushing Parkway, Fremont.
Tickets are $20/each and can be purchased via the web link below:
Beginner lessons from 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Dancing from 4:30 pm -7:30 pm
If you DO NOT know how to dance- that is no problem! The wonderful folks at Synergy will take care of that!
We did this event last year and it was a ton of fun. This is a great way to have a new adventure with your partners and friends.
We hope to see you there!
January 11th 2013 @ 6:00 pm- Mandarin Immersion Program Informational Session for prospective students
In preparation for January 2013 registration for the 2013-2014 school year, FUSD and the Chinese Immersion Parents’ Council of Fremont are sponsoring an Informational Meeting for parents interested in enrolling their children in the Mandarin (Chinese) Immersion Program: Friday, January 11th, 2013 6:00 pm- 7:30 pm at Azevada Elementary School.
Enrollment Process: Obtain a Registration Packet and application for the Immersion Program at your child’s home school. Complete the registration process at your child’s home school and bring the Immersion Program Application to Azevada.
Benefits of a Language Immersion Program:“In addition to reaping the social and economic advantages of bilingualism, immersion learners benefit cognitively, exhibiting greater nonverbal problem-solving abilities and more flexible thinking……over three decades of studies consistently show that immersion students achieve as well as or better than non-immersion peers on standardized measures of verbal and mathematics skills administered in English…”1
When is my child eligible to enter kindergarten?
For enrollment for the 2013/2014 school year, the child must be 5 by Oct. 1, 2013
For enrollment for the 2014/2015 school year, the child must be 5 by Sept. 1, 2014
Mandarin Alternative Language Program at Azevada
The FUSD Mandarin Alternative Language Program is located at Azevada School. Students new to Fremont Unified and those interested in attending the Alternative Language program in kindergarten or first grade need to pick up a registration packet and Alternative Language form from their home school.