Suri Cruise Learning Mandarin At $40K Per Year School

Suri Cruise Learning Mandarin At $40K Per Year School
Entertainment
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

She may only be six-years-old, but Suri Cruise is already said to be learning a second language. Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise’s little girl is study Chinese at her swanky $39,750-per-year Avenues school in Manhattan, according to new reports.

Her famous parents have apparently enrolled their youngster in a Mandarin language course.

‘Suri is going to be learning Mandarin,’ a source stated. ‘She is in the program for the Lower School which focuses on Chinese, and this is a great foundation for her.’

According to the website, the prestigious New York school also has plans to open campuses in several cities across China, including Beijing and Shanghai, and also one in Hong Kong.

The strategy is to completely immerse students in the Chinese culture.

‘Mastery of languages other than one’s own is a central feature of the Avenues mission,’ the school’s website reads.

The forces fueling this trend are social, economic, political, environmental and technological. It sparks curiosity and invites travel. It erodes stereotypes and fosters peace.

It builds both self-confidence and self-knowledge. All are essential outcomes of an Avenues education.

The language of instruction in all Avenues schools will be English. By graduation, all students will be expected to be fluent in a second world language, although some will push well beyond this requirement.

Instruction will begin in the early years when students have proven capacities for language learning, with exposure to Mandarin and Spanish in the Early Learning Center.’

Katie and Suri moved to a new Manhattan home following Tom and Katie’s recent split and subsequent divorce, and Suri has since enrolled at the brand new school, where she started earlier this month.

Aimed at the children of the jetsetting elite ‘The World School’ enables pupils to follow their parents around the globe without being tied to school vacation schedules.

Meanwhile, Tom’s friends recently came forward to insist that the actor is in regular contact with his daughter while he is in London and she is with her mother Katie in New York.

Elite.

Photo Credit: Theo Wargo/Getty Images

 

Share Tweet
React
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

Max Grunner

Elite Daily is a medium for people tired of disingenuous content; we have sought to create a space where stimulating, applicable content can reach a like-minded audience.

More In Entertainment

TV Ashley Fern

‘Law & Order: SVU’ Will Air Jay Z/Solange Elevator Fight-Inspired Episode

“Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” is famous for its headline-inspired episodes. So, it should come to no surprise that there is an episode mirroring the Jay Z vs. Solange Knowles elevator fight. This particular episode, titled “American Disgrace,” will also touch upon the Ray Rice elevator incident and Donald Sterling’s racist behavior. Famous instances involving […]

Also On Elite

World

Toddler Takes First Steps Despite Parents Being Told He’d Never Walk (Video)

It’s an exciting moment for every parent when their child takes his or her first steps. For Garry and Chantal Whitehouse, it was even more special when their 1-year-old son, Jenson, took his first steps. Doctors previously told the couple their son would never walk. Last December, the couple of Gloucester, England, took the little boy […]

Wellness

Heroes Are Made: 5 Ways To Unlock The Hero Within And Inspire Someone

Throughout our lives, we hear of these myths and marvels that occurred in history or even today, but we rarely observe the journey that men and women have taken to get there. Whether it be a fireman rescuing a child from a burning building or a stranger giving a friendly smile that brightens up another […]