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At the Language Stars Chicago – Lincoln Park 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

1741 N Elston Ave.
Chicago, IL 60642
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Contact Info

Phone: 773-772-7877
Fax: 773-772-7010
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Location Directions

The Lincoln Park location has a parking garage accessible from Willow, on the south side of the building.  Turn onto Willow from Elston, and the parking garage is on the left. Our main entrance is accessible from the parking garage. Enter by pulling forward into the right-hand garage entrance, and the door will open automatically. Click on the map above for more detailed location info and directions.

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Academic Year 2014-2015 Schedule

Enroll now for the Academic Year. Programs run September 2, 2014 through June 3, 2015. Starting at $124 for Parents & Tots programs and $165 for Kids Only programs. Ask about special promotions and our multiple program and pay In full discount options to save!

*Prices vary by location and are based on 9 monthly installments.

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Academic Year 2014-2015 Important Dates

Academic Year 2014-2015: September 2, 2104 - June 3, 2015

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

Open:
Monday, November 24, 2014 - Make-up for September 1, 2014
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - Make-up for November 11, 2014
Monday, June 1, 2015 - Make-up for May 25, 2015
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - Make-up for March 3, 2015
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - Make-up for April 15, 2015

Closed:
Monday, September 1, 2014 - Labor Day
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - In-Service Day
November 26-29, 2014 - Thanksgiving Break
December 21 - January 4, 2015 - Winter Break
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - In-Service Day
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - In-Service Day
Monday, May 25, 2015 - Memorial Day

Parent's Week (Fall): December 8-13, 2014
Parent's Week (Winter/Spring):
May 11-16, 2015

Summer 2015 Schedule

Language Stars summer programs provide an opportunity for increased language exposure through a variety of fun and engaging activities. Play-based interactions in a full-immersion environment allow children to build their foreign language the way a native speaker does. Enroll in a combination of camps and classes to maximize your child’s learning! Save money with our multi-program and pay in full discounts!

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* Asterisk denotes outdoor program.


Tuition

Academic Year 2014-2015 Tuition

Class TypeTuition
 

Pay in 9 monthly installments due on the first of each month September 2014 through May 2015

Parents & Tots
Ages 1-3

1 hour/week
$ 124/month
Kids Only
Ages 3-5, 5-8,
and 8-10

85 min/week
$ 165/month*
*Price based on 85 minute class.

 

Take advantage of Added Discounts

 

Multiple Program Discounts

2 Programs

Save 10% when you add a second program.

3+ Programs

Save 30% when you attend 3 or more programs per week.

Language Scholars program (6 hours/week)
follows same rules as 3+ programs.

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

Summer 2015 Policies

Absences and Make-ups: Make-ups can be scheduled in any Language Stars center up to 60 days of the absence on a space available basis. Refunds are not provided for missed classes.

Materials Fee: A $50 materials fee is collected for each child enrolled.

Language Stars Cancellation Policy

Summer Courses:

  • If you are unable to continue with us after starting your program, we require a 2-week notice of cancellation in writing. If you have paid in full, we will retain 20% of the remaining tuition for the Summer season and refund the remainder. If you are on installment billing, we will retain 20% of the remaining tuition for the Summer season, and upon cancellation we will calculate your final installment.
  • If you must cancel your enrollment prior to your start date, we will refund your full tuition minus a $100 cancellation fee. The cancellation fee applies to each program being cancelled.

Summer Week-Long Camps:

  • If you cancel your Week-Long camp enrollment by April 30, we will refund your full tuition minus a $100 cancellation fee. The cancellation fee applies to each program being cancelled. Refunds on Week-Long camp enrollments will not be issued after April 30.
  • To transfer to a different Week-Long Camp, 21 days written notice is required. All transfers are subject to availability.

Academic Year Courses:

  • If you are unable to continue with us for any reason, we require a 2-week notice of cancellation in writing. If you have paid in full, we will retain 10% of the remaining tuition for the Academic Year and refund the remainder. If you are on installment billing, we will retain 10% of the remaining tuition for the Academic Year and upon cancellation, we will calculate your final installment.

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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."
 
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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