The Chinese Language School of Southern California is a non-profit, parent-volunteer run Mandarin language and culture school with professional language teachers.  We offer classes for children ages 5-18, as well as beginning classes for teens and adults who have little or no prior language experience as well as a Parent-and-Me program for children ages 3 to 5.  Classes are run on Saturday mornings during the school year, from September through June.  Learn more about our school below.

Our Curriculum

Designed for both heritage learners and students without any previous Chinese background or familiarity of the language.  


Our Schedule

Classes are conducted on Saturday mornings during the regular school year from September to June.


Parent & Me

Introducing children ages 3-5 to Chinese culture and language in a parent-assisted environment.

Adult/Teen Class

Learn to to speak Chinese in this casual conversational class designed for Adult learners - teens welcome!

Extracurricular Classes

Fun after-school classes for cultural enrichment and enjoyment.


Academic & Cultural Competitions

Students participate in competitions both within our school and the greater Chinese language community.