The goal of Tzu Chi Great Love Elementary School is to ensure that students become superbly proficient in both English and Mandarin while developing their own unique and innate talents academically, socially, and emotionally to serve the world.
To facilitate that students become bi-lingual and bi-literate, the program offers:
- Language fluency in both English and Mandarin
- Rigorous academic instruction
- Awareness and appreciation of All cultures
- Nurturing, supportive learning environment
Tzu Chi Great Love Elementary Programs implement a 60/40 model. The instruction is approximately 60% in English and 40% in Mandarin. Each classroom consists of students who are fluent in either Mandarin or English and they serve as each other's language model.