ASCENSION OF OUR LORD GREEK SCHOOL
Our Greek School offers two programs from September through May: one for children and one for Adults/Adolescents.
For the first semester of the 2020-21 Ascension Greek School program, the Youth and Adult programs will operate remotely via Zoom meetings that will promote organized and structured distance learning. This decision was made based on current health and safety protocols issued by local and state governments and the Metropolis of Chicago, as well as feedback from our Greek School families and students of our Adult Greek School program. The decision to return to in-person learning later in the year will be constantly evaluated in light of current health and safety protocols. Presently, distance learning will provide continuity to our Greek School program and is an excellent and safe way to enable our students to continue making progress in learning the Greek language.
TUESDAY EVENING CLASSES FOR CHILDREN AGES 4-15
(4:45 - 7 PM)
Our students are placed in language acquisition levels according to their language proficiency and age, in order to learn more effectively. Our focus is on conversation. Our teaching staff is highly educated and enthusiastic. In a warm and friendly environment our students learn the Greek language and Greek Orthodox tradition. Our program also offers practice in Greek dancing. The series of books we use are accompanied by audio visual material that helps our students practice and learn in a more enjoyable way at school and home. Upper-level students will receive practice for the Ellinomatheia exams. In 2020 we are introducing new audio-visual educational material.
Due to health and safety concerns, we are going to start the 2020-21 school year remotely, via Zoom classes. Detailed information about Youth Greek School distance learning classes can be found in the introduction of our registration page HERE.
REGISTRATION FOR 2020/2021 YOUTH GREEK SCHOOL
Click HERE to register online for the 2020/2021 Greek School program! The deadline to register has been extended to Thursday, August 27.
Click HERE to access the 2020-2021 calendar
- Open House: September 8, 2020 @ 5:30 p.m. via Zoom. Please email Maria Theodoropulu at email@example.com for information on accessing the call.
- First Day of Remote Classes: September 15, 2020
- Click to view the 2020/2021 Calendar
- Click HERE to print Payment Agreement Form; or make payments online HERE by choosing Greek School from the drop down menu.
PROGRAM FOR ADULTS/ADOLESCENTS
THURSDAY EVENING GREEK CLASSES FOR ADULTS/ADOLESCENTS
Two Semesters, 15-weeks each semester. 1st Semester: September-January. 2nd Semester: February-May
Beginners/Advanced Beginners: 6:15 - 7:30 p.m.
Intermediate/Advanced: 7:45 - 9 pm
This is a program for those who want to learn or improve their Greek. The focus is on conversational modern Greek and involves the students in conversation in a variety of social situations in a friendly atmosphere.
Due to current health and safety concerns, the first semester of Ascension's Greek classes for Adults/Adolescents will be offered remotely, via Zoom classes. Detailed information about the distance learning classes can be found on the registration page HERE.
REGISTRATION FOR 2020/21 ADULTS/ADOLESCENTS GREEK SCHOOL
Click HERE to register online for the 2020/2021 program! The deadline to register is Thursday, August 27th. If you are unable to register online, you may download and print the 2020/21 Greek School registration form HERE and send it to the Church office (1207 Riverwoods Rd, Lincolnshire 60069).
- Open House for all Adult/Adolescent classes: September 10, 2020, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Please email Maria Theodoropulu at firstname.lastname@example.org for information on accessing the call.
- First Day of Zoom Classes in Semester 1: Thursday, September 17, 2020
- Click HERE to print Payment Agreement Form for Semester one and HERE for semester two; or make payments online HERE by choosing Greek School from the drop down menu.
Please contact Maria Theodoropulu at email@example.com; or, the Church office at 847.482.1200
CELEBRATING OUR 2019/2020 GREEK SCHOOL PROGRAM
Click HERE to view the 2019/20 Virtual End-of-Year Program!
Click HERE to view highlights of the 2019/20 Adult Greek School Program!
Click HERE to view full monthly calendar