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Three MICS students Named National Merit Semifinalists

Lucy Yang from Edina and Jiayang Tang have been recognized as semifinalists as part of the 2020 National Merit Scholarship Program. The award is based on their 2018 PSAT scores. Approximately 1.6 million students take the qualifying exam, according to the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Holland and Perry were among the 16,000 students across the […]

Nurturing Youth Minds: Be Bilingual

Today, more of the world’s population is bilingual or multilingual than monolingual. In addition to facilitating cross-cultural communication, this trend also positively affects cognitive abilities. Researchers have shown that the bilingual brain can have better attention and task-switching capacities than the monolingual brain, thanks to its developed ability to inhibit one language while using another. […]

Heritage Chinese (Preschool thru AP levels)

Our Heritage Chinese Program is for students already have some degree of exposure to Chinese Language and like to continue to build their listening and speaking skills, reading comprehension and writing skills in depth.  We are proud to claim that our school was the first Saturday Chinese school in Minnesota to adopt the simplified edition […]