MISI Hungarian School - 2017 Fall Semester Registration

MISI Hungarian School Registration

The classes are designed to provide the children the opportunity to succeed to read and write in Hungarian, with particular emphasis on reading and conversation. Our position is that by acquiring an ability to read in Hungarian the student is provided an indirect means of continued proficiency in the language, and that through reading they might learn about and develop an interest in the Hungarian culture.

In light of these developments, we have begun to organize the language classes.

Application

Registration form

Classes will be held:

 September 23, October 7, 21, November 4, 18, December  2, 16, 2017;  starting at 1:30 pm

Location:

Unity Church Unitarian (733 Portland Ave., St. Paul, MN)

 

Class structure:

The classes will meet for 90 minutes.

Groups (4 students enrolled to hold class/group)

Pöttöm Mókusok    ages 3 1/2 to 5

 

In our preschool program emphasis is placed on vocabulary enhancement and increasing familiarity with Hungarian traditions primarly through games and songs. Taught in Hungarian.
 
Beginner Kis Mókusok     ages 5 to 7 yrs
Our Kindergarten to 2nd grade program focuses on the Hungarian alphabeth, rhymes and beginning reading. Taught in Hungarian.

 

Intermediate &
Advanced Nagy Mókusok
    ages 7—up
These groups focus on reading and writing proficiency from the early grades through middle school. Increased emphasis on grammar and compehension. Taught in Hungarian.

Cost

The initial cost will be $100/7 classes for the first child. If the family has a second or third child attending, the cost will be an additional $80.

Classroom supply fee/Copies $15/child.

The required textbooks are the properties of the MISI Hungarian School.

For families to attend MISI Hungarian School paid Minnesota Hungarians family membership, $40 is required. 2017 membership is active until the end of the calendar year regardless of date of payment.

Refunds:

Refunds for classes will be issued if a cancellation is made according to the following schedule:
• Before class starts: full fee refunded.
• After first class: 75% class fee refunded.
• After second class: 50% class fee refunded.
• No refunds will be issued after third class.
• An additional $10 processing fee is charged per refund.
Class fees will not be refunded for canceled classes due to weather, family vacation days or days missed due to illness.

Payment options

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We are hopeful that the children and the parents will find the Hungarian lessons useful. We will do our best to give the children a foundation in the Hungarian language that they will be able to use later. It is also our hope that the successful implementation of this two-course series will provide a foundation for the continuation of a Hungarian school. It is our hope that the children will acquire a structural and thematic approach to the Hungarian language, in reading and writing through these classes, but that they also  arouse an interest in a continued understanding and appreciation of Hungarian culture.  

Megavers 2 Szavalóverseny

Büszkén mutatjuk be négy kis szavalónkat, akik a nemzetközi Megavers 2 szavalóversenyen Minnesotát képviselték. Köszönjük, hogy vállalták a felkészülést, és gratulálunk a szép teljesítményhez!

Let us proudly introduce you to our four little performers that represented Minnesota at the international competition of reciting Hungarian poems, „Megavers 2”. We appreciate the time and efforts they invested in preparation and congratulate them for the excellent work.

Kiss Sebastian - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TotqPDuvqg0
Owen Katica - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VzhhHgrR6Hg
Varga Nóra - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1eBXfg_enkQ
Varga Zsófia - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PvJrfmxruR0

Túl az óperencián Rajzpályázat - Eredményhirdetés

A Túl az Óerencián rajzpályázatra összesen 222 szebbnél-szebb pályázat érkezett a diaszpórában élo magyar gyerekektol. A zsuri nehezen, de meghozta döntését, az eredmények a következoképpen alakultak:

3-6 éves korosztály
1. Doktor Fanni
2. Fox Daniel - MISI Magyar Iskola diákja
3. Czirják Eszter

7-12 éves korosztály
1. Elisabetta Martini
2. Emily Schäfer
3. Herner Nikolett

Rajzok megtekintéséhez kattintson ide.

End of School Year Report 2016-17

May 21, 2017

Read report in pdf form

Dear MISI Parents,

    It hasn't been that long that we wrapped the MISI Hungarian School 2016-17 school year. It is hard to believe that we have just completed our third year of operation. Besides the eight 90 minute sessions that comprised each semester, we offered a number of other activities for the children and their families.

  • Tanchaz dance workshop and party with Hungarian visiting artists
  • Visiting Hungarian musicians talk about folk music to the Nagymokus class
  • Dezso Acs demonstrating to the students how grape pressing is accomplished during our harvest unit. The children were able to try out the miniature press and sample the results.
  • Agnes and Laszlo Fulop spoke with the Nagymokus class about the 1956 Hungarian Revolution and their personal part in the events.
  • The children presented a folk play to the MN Hungarians community during the fall dinner.
  • The children celebrated Farsang and decorated masks, wore costumes and did some folk dancing.
  • The children participated in the 1848 commemoration with verses and singing.
  • Easter was celebrated with an egg hunt outside.
  • In December, we celebrated Mikulas Nap with the children.
  • The children made cards that they decorated and shared with a Hungarian weekend school in Germany.
  • The children received cards made by a Hungarian weekend school in Ireland.
  • A few of our students took part in an on-line recitation competition. This was also open to all children in our community. Participants were: Sebastian Kiss, Nori Varga, Zsofi Varga and Katica Owen.
  • There was also a drawing contest and a number of our students, Daniel Fox, Kira Koerner and Sophie Koerner took part.
  • There was an Easter camp held in Hungary (organized by the Rákóczi Szövetség) that a number of children from our Hungarian community attended including children from MISI.
  • And, of course, our Mother's Day celebration that also capped the end of the school year.
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Library/Könyvtár

Visit our Library. We have a collection of Hungarian Story Books for children.

Location: Unity Church Unitarian - Wittman Library