Announcement from Chinese After School Program (CASP)
Sat, Aug 8 10:11am

Hello Argonne Families!

The Chinese After School Program (CASP, is excited to announce our virtual learning program for Fall 2020. CASP is offering virtual learning sessions of Mandarin Chinese to K-5 students. The program is designed to provide Argonne students with an opportunity to learn Chinese as a second language and enrich their understanding and appreciation of Chinese language, customs, and culture. All levels are welcome. No prior Chinese language skills are necessary.


  • 45 minutes Class Duration
  • 8-12 kids class size
  • 3 times a week (Mon/Wed/Friday or Tues/Thurs/Friday)

Online Platform:

Zoom sessions will be designed with small groups to maximize engagement with instructors and student to student interaction. Our instructors will lead each class with planned lessons, activities, and exercises to engage and interact with students. Mandarin Chinese will be supported by the Better Chinese curriculum.


$650 for 48 sessions ($13.54 per session)

To register, click here on the Enrollment Form.

If your family is facing financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, please email to and our team will guide you with information we will need to provide full/partial tuition assistance.

To learn more about CASP, visit

In the meantime, please enjoy these Chinese cultural videos presented by our CASP parent volunteers:

Fans & Fan Dance:

Chopsticks and the Work:

Thank you for being an integral part of Argonne’s community.

CASP Board

Argonne PTO