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At the Language Stars Crystal Lake Center, we teach foreign language classes for kids between the ages of 1 and 10 years old. We are proud to offer Spanish for kids at all of our locations with other languages depending on availability.  Our award-winning classes are taught entirely in Spanish, French, Mandarin, German or Italian and children may enroll in any class at any time.  Please see below for schedules and tuition information.

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Location Address

485 W. Woodstock St.
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
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Contact Info

Phone: 866-557-8277
Fax: 773-549-1650
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Location Directions

The Language Stars Crystal Lake Satellite is located at St. Paul United Church of Christ which is approximately one mile west of downtown Crystal Lake, two blocks south of IL-176, 1.5 blocks east of US-14, and 1.5 miles west of IL-31. Parking is available in a rear parking lot. Click on the map above for more detailed location info and directions.

Location Directors

H Hellmuth

Academic Year 2013-2014 Schedule

You can join our programs any time!
Our Academic Year programs run through June 4, 2014.

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Academic Year 2013-2014 Important Dates

Fall Season: September 3 - December 21, 2013
Winter/Spring Season: January 6 - June 4, 2014
Summer Season: June 16 - August 24, 2014

Please see below for a list of center opening and closing dates.

Open:
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - Make-up for November 5, 2013
Monday, June 2, 2014 - Make-up for May 26, 2014
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - Make-up for February 25, 2014
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - Make-up for April 16, 2014

Closed:
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - In-Service Day
November 27 - December 1, 2013 - Thanksgiving
December 22 - January 5, 2014 - Winter Break
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - In-Service Day
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - In-Service Day
Monday, May 26, 2014 - Memorial Day
Friday, July 4, 2014 - Independence Day

Parent's Week (Fall): December 2-8, 2013
Parent's Week (Winter/Spring):
May 12-18, 2014


Summer 2014 Schedule

Summer programs run from June 16 - August 24, 2014. Reserve your spot today!

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* Asterisk denotes outdoor program.

Tuition

Academic Year 2013-2014 Tuition

Class TypeTuition
 

Pay in 9 monthly installments due on the first of each month September 2013 through May 2014

Parents & Tots
Ages 1-3

1 hour/week
$ 146/month
Kids Only
Ages 3-5, 5-8,
and 8-10

85 min/week
$ 194/month*
*Price based on 85 minute class.

Take advantage of Added Discounts

 

Multiple Program Discounts

2 Programs

10% discount off entire family's tuition
(can be combined with other discounts)

3 Programs

25% discount off entire family's tuition
(can be combined with other discounts)

4+ Programs

40% discount off entire family's tuition
(cannot be combined with other discounts)

Language Scholars program (6 hours/week)
follows same rules as 4 programs.

Summer 2014 Tuition

2014
Tuition
3
Installments
Pay in Full
(5% discount)

Immersion Camps

1 week camp, half days, 5 days per week

$578
$193
$549

2 week camp, half days, 5 days per week

$1,040
$385
$988

Immersion Classes

85-minute weekly class for 10 weeks

$578
$193
$549

Half-day weekly class for 10 weeks

$1,040
$385
$988

Immersion Flex Passes

10 half-day passes

$1,144
$424
$1,087

Parents & Tots

Hour long weekly class for 10 weeks

$483
$161
$459

Programs

Parents & Tots (Ages 1-3)-Learn along with your child in our Parents & Tots program! Your child, along with a caregiver or parent, will participate in a collaborative class, building on foundational vocabulary each week.

Kids Only (Ages 3-5, 5-8, 8-10)- Watch your child progress to fluency with our full immersion Kids Only classes! Progress tracking and individualized instruction ensure results for your child every step of the way.

Summer Camps (Ages 3-8)-Our summer programs combine the features of our curriculum with outdoor options for summer fun! Weekly camps throughout the summer, week-long camps, as well as a la carte options allow you to fit foreign language into your busy schedule.

Flexible Policies

Policies

  • Contact us in advance if you will be absent. Make-up classes can be scheduled up to 60 days after the absence on a space available basis.
  • Make-up classes can be scheduled in any Language Stars center and in any language on a space available basis.
  • We are not able to refund for missed classes due to child absence.
  • Registration is confirmed once we receive your initial payment. (You can submit a deposit through this web site by selecting "Enrollment" from our online inquiry form.)
  • A one-time $50 registration fee will be included for all first season families.
  • 8-10 year old programs in Spanish, French and German will include an additional $10 fee for Scholastic’s foreign language magazine.

The Language Stars Guarantee

We’re sure your family will be delighted with our programs. However, if you are unable to continue with us for any reason, we will refund the prorated remainder of your tuition after notice of cancellation.

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Testimonials

"The Language Stars program has helped him listen more intently to letter sounds and has helped boost his confidence level."
 
Language Stars parent

Testimonials

"I would like to again commend you for the exceptional job you do. You offer a fabulous program with a wonderful balance between learning and fun. What a great way to introduce young children to something they might not otherwise be exposed to in their lives....My husband and I look forward to many more seasons in your program for all three of our children."

Denise Waltz
Language Stars parent