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Program Specifics Dates & Times July 8, 2019 – July 26, 2019 Monday-Friday 9:00 AM-3:00 PM (Drop Off: 8:30-8:55 AM/Pick Up: 3:05-3:30 PM) Location Providence Day School, 5800 Sardis Rd. Charlotte, NC 28270 Eligibility & Credit This program is open to all students entering into 6th through 13th grades (first year in college) in the fall of 2019. Students do not need any Chinese language experience to participate in this program. Students may have experience studying other foreign languages. No academic language credit will be awarded to students participating in this program. Costs Participation in the program is free to all student participants. All participants are responsible for their own transportation and meals, though snack will be provided daily. As this is a non-residential program, housing will not be provided to participants. Teacher Recommendation The recommendation form must be completed and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by a teacher who has taught the student applicant in the 2018-2019 school year. The student application will not be considered complete until the teacher recommendation has been received.