Winter Literature Class: The Great Gatsby

Winter Literature Class: The Great Gatsby

November 20, 2021

Class schedule

December 12 - January,Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

9 classes in total, 2 hours per class

Group A: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Group B: 1:00-3:00pm

Group C: 4:00-6:00pm

Group D: 7:00-9:00pm


Click here for more class information


Join us! 2021 Wharton Global High School Investment Competition

Join us! 2021 Wharton Global High School Investment Competition

May 18, 2021

This event, hosted by the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, is a global, online investment simulation for high school students (Grade 9-12). The competition is recognized as one of the top high school investment competitions globally. Since 2012, WGHS has attracted over 70,000 students from 27 countries.


Five Summers Astera Team advanced to the 2021 Regional Finals.  Only 50 teams (out of more than 4,000 teams) around the world have been selected to regional finalists. We are currently recruiting team members to join the competition with us this year. 


Please contact us via 604.428.3788 if interested.


🎉Class of 2025 Admission Results

🎉Class of 2025 Admission Results

April 8, 2021

Congratulations to our Five Summers students admitted in the 2020-2021 application season!


US Schools

Princeton (1)

Duke (1)

Johns Hopkins (1)

Northwestern (1)

RISD (1)

Parsons (1)


UK Schools

Cambridge (1)


Click here for more results!

Summer Camps

Summer Camps

March 31, 2021

Congrats to all the Five Summers students who were accepted by the following summer camps:

  • Yale Young Global Scholars

  • Wharton-LBW

  • Cornell Pre-College

  • SHAD Canada

  • Pioneer Academics

  • The Concord Review 

  • and more!

2021 Spring Class

2021 Spring Class

February 11, 2021

Please contact us via 604-428-3788 if you are interested in any following classes.


  • 20th American History (G8~11)

  • Youth Financial Class (G5~8)

  • AP Satistics

  • Creative Writing (G8~11)

  • Academic Writing (G8~11)

  • Mythology (G5~7)

Wharton Investment Competition Good News!

Wharton Investment Competition Good News!

January 19, 2021

Congratulations to our Five Summers Astera Team advancing to the 2021 Regional Finals.  Only 50 teams (out of more than 4,000 teams) around the world have been selected to this year's regional finalists. We appreciate all your time and contribution. Bravo!!!

 

🏅2020 Scholastic Art & Writing Competition Awards Winners!

🏅2020 Scholastic Art & Writing Competition Awards Winners!

January 28, 2021

Big congratulations to our Five Summers planning students who won 5 Gold Keys, 11 Silver Keys and 8 Honorable Mention awards in the 2020 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards! 

 

For more information, please visit

www.artandwriting.org/affiliate/intlw/


SAT/ACT Prep Class

SAT/ACT Prep Class

October 8, 2020

Instructor: Dr. Houman


Class Schedules: 

SAT, Fridays 7:00pm ~ 9:00pm

ACT, Wednesdays or Fridays, TBD

Reading & Writing Prep Class

Reading & Writing Prep Class

August 21, 2020

  • a literature-driven survey of history, culture, and knowledge that competitive American and British university applicants would generally be expected to know

  • study influential texts of American, British, and World literature in order to develop critical thinking skills

  • practice the type of close reading and analytical essay writing essential for success on university entrance exams (including the SAT and ACT)

  • learn the names, terms, and references that define Western cultural history

  • help students become outstanding university applicants by equipping them with the critical skills necessary for first-class thinking and writing and active engagement in the world

Join Us! 2020 Wharton Global High School Investment Competition

Join Us! 2020 Wharton Global High School Investment Competition

July 15, 2020

This event, hosted by the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, is a global, online investment simulation for high school students (Grade 9-12). The competition is recognized as one of the top high school investment competitions globally. Since 2012, WGHS has attracted over 70,000 students from 127 countries.

🎉🎉🎉2020 Class of 2024 Results! (Vancouver Campus)

🎉🎉🎉2020 Class of 2024 Results! (Vancouver Campus)

June 9, 2020

Congratulations to our Five Summers students admitted in the 2019-2020 application season!

 

Our students were accepted by:

US schools:

Stanford (1)

UPenn - Wharton (1)

Duke (4)

Cornell (3)

U of Chicago (2)

Johns Hopkins (1)

UCBerkeley (6)

UCLA (4)

Carnegie Mellon (3)

Washington in St. Louis (1)

Emory (3)

Georgia Tech (3)

NYU (4)

USC (3)

U of Michigan (7)

U of Washington (7)

Northwestern (2)

Rice (1)

Georgetown (1)

Tufts (2)

UCIrvine (4)

UCSD (13)

BC (1)

BU (2)

Northeastern (1)

Fordham (2)

    - Economics + $80k entrance scholarship

    - Business


UK schools:

U of Cambridge - CS (1) + £40k scholarship

Imperial College London - Medicine, CS (3)

UCL (3)

King's College London (1)

Durham (1) 


Graduate

US school:

Cornell - Hospitality Management (1)

LSE - Global Management (1)

🎉2020 EA/ED Good News! More coming soon! (Vancouver Campus)

🎉2020 EA/ED Good News! More coming soon! (Vancouver Campus)

March 12, 2020

Congratulations to our Five Summers students admitted in the early round of applications in the 2019-2020 application season!

 

Our students were accepted by:

US schools:

Duke (2)

Cornell (2)

Northwestern (1)

Johns Hopkins (1)

Carnegie Mellon

    - CS (1)

Georgia Tech

    - Aerospace Engineering (1)

NYU (4)

U of Chicago (2)

U of Washington (3)

Emory (1)

Fordham (2)

    - Economics + $80k entrance scholarship

    - Business

U of Michigan (4)

    - CS (1)

    - Engineering (1)

    - Arts & Science (2)

Northeastern (1)

Purdue (3)

    - CS (1)

    - Engineering (2)

U of Minnesota (1)

U of Indiana (1)


UK schools:

U of Cambridge - CS (1) + £40k scholarship

Imperial College London - Medicine (1)

UCL - CS (1)

King's College London (1)

Durham (1) 


Graduate

US school:

Cornell - Hospitality Management (1)

LSE - Global Management (1)

🏅2020 Scholastic Art & Writing Competition Awards Winners!

🏅2020 Scholastic Art & Writing Competition Awards Winners!

January 31, 2020

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is North America's largest and most prestigious writing competition for teenagers since 1923. 

 

Big congratulations to our Five Summers planning students who won 2 Gold Keys, 4 Silver Keys and 5 Honorable Mention awards in the 2019 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards! 

 

For more information, please visit

www.artandwriting.org/affiliate/intlw/


Workshop IV: What are keys to building healthy parent-child relationship besides love?

Workshop IV: What are keys to building healthy parent-child relationship besides love?

November 19, 2019

Speaker:   Dr. Li Sha


Date:        November 27, 2019

Time:        10:00am ~12:00pm

Location:   Kerrisdale Office

                218-5511 West Blvd, Vancouver V6M 3W6


Date:         December 5, 2019

Time:         10:00am ~ 12:00pm

Location:    Park Royal Office

                612-100 Park Royal S, West Vancouver V7T 1A2

 

Register today at 604 428 3788

Workshop III: How to help kids develop good habits

Workshop III: How to help kids develop good habits

October 11, 2019

Speaker:   Dr. Li Sha

 

Date:        October 23, 2019

Time:        10:00am ~12:00pm

Location:   Kerrisdale Office

                218-5511 West Blvd, Vancouver V6M 3W6

 

Date:         October 31, 2019

Time:         10:00am ~ 12:00pm

Location:    Park Royal Office

                612-100 Park Royal S, West Vancouver V7T 1A2

 

Register today at 604 428 3788




Workshop II: How to effectively communicate with kids

Workshop II: How to effectively communicate with kids

September 25, 2019

Speaker:   Dr. Li Sha

 

Date:        October 3, 2019

Time:        10:00am ~12:00pm

Location:   Kerrisdale Office

                218-5511 West Blvd, Vancouver V6M 3W6

 

Register today at 604 428 3788



Workshop I: Time Management & Study Skills

Workshop I: Time Management & Study Skills

August 31, 2019

Speaker:   Dr. Peter Morelli

 

Date:        September 7, 2019

Time:        1:00pm ~ 3:00pm

Location:   Kerrisdale Office

                218-5511 West Blvd, Vancouver V6M 3W6

 

Register today at 604 428 3788



🎉Class of 2023 Results

🎉Class of 2023 Results

August 30, 2019

Congratulations to all of Five Summers students on their amazing college admission results in the 2018-2019 application season! 

 

Some of the universities to which our students have received admission include:

Harvard (2)

UPenn (3)

UChicago (1)

Brown (3)

Cornell (5)

Duke (3)

Johns Hopkins (3)

UCLA (4)

UC Berkeley (9)

🏅2019 Scholastic Art & Writing Competition Awards Winners!

🏅2019 Scholastic Art & Writing Competition Awards Winners!

February 1, 2019

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is North America's largest and most prestigious writing competition for teenagers since 1923. 

 

Big congratulations to our Five Summers planning students who won 5 Gold Keys, 5 Silver Keys and 7 Honorable Mention awards in the 2019 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards! 

 

For more information, please visit

www.artandwriting.org/affiliate/intlw/

www.artandwriting.org/affiliate/intla/ .

🎓2019 Five Summers Early Admission Success Cases

🎓2019 Five Summers Early Admission Success Cases

January 9, 2019

Topic:        Early Admission Success Cases

Speaker:   College advising team

                  EA/ED students

Date:        Jan 20th, 2019

Time:       10:30am

Location:  VanDusen Botanical Garden 

                 Peggy Gunn Woodland Hall B

                 5251 Oak Street, Vancouver

 

Dial 604-428-3788 to register now, limited seats available!

2019 EA/ED Good News! More coming soon!

2019 EA/ED Good News! More coming soon!

December 15, 2018

Big Congrats to our Five Summers students admitted in the early round of applications in the 2018-2019 application season!

 

Our students were accepted by:

Harvard (2)

UPenn Wharton (1)

Brown (1)

Cornell (3)

Emory (1)

NYU (1)

Carnegie Mellon (1)

Boston Univ. (4)

 

Grad School:

Carnegie Mellon (1)

      10,000 USD entrance scholarship

Duke (1)

Reading & Writing Power G6/7

Reading & Writing Power G6/7

September 19, 2018

Being able to quickly and confidently identify the main points of a complex and difficult text, or produce an organized and thoughtful response to a work of literature are skills that will lead to students’ success in university and beyond. These skills make them stand out and gain the attention of professors, recruiters, interviewers, bosses, and employees!

 

The goal of this class is to help students reach their maximum potential in reading comprehension and clear, forceful writing. In this course, strong reading and writing skills are equal to confidence and power!

Five Summers 2018 Summer Courses

Five Summers 2018 Summer Courses

June 15, 2018

This summer, Five Summers offers a variety of school courses in July and August. Take a class this summer and get a head start on the next school year.


  • Grade 3-6 Creative Writing

  • Advanced Writing Workshop (Grade 8-12)

  • SAT Boot Camp

  • SAT English Lit/Math/Physics

  • AP Calculus/Physics/Stats/Bio/Psych

  • All kinds of high school courses


Interested in any summer courses? Register now for 2018 summer courses or ask more details at 604-428-3788.

Seminar Summary: 2018 US/UK University Admission Success Cases

Seminar Summary: 2018 US/UK University Admission Success Cases

April 15, 2018

The US/UK University Admissions Success Cases seminar - held April 15, 2018 in West Vancouver - witnessed participation of over 70 parents and students throughout the Greater Vancouver Area. Congratulations on our successful seminar and big thanks to all parents and students who attended! 


If you want to know more successful admission stories, click here or call 604-428-3788 to register for 45 Mins Free Consultation!

Class of 2022 RD Results!

Class of 2022 RD Results!

April 12, 2018

A big congratulations to our Five Summers students admitted in the regular decision in the 2017-2018 application season! 


Some of the universities to which our students have received admission include:


Cornell (3)

Harvard (1)

UPenn (2)

UChicago (2)

Duke (3)

Swarthmore (1)

Northwestern (3)

Johns Hopkins (2)

NYU Film (1)

NYU Stern (4)

UCLA (6)

RISD (1)


Check out our full success rates!


More Early Acceptances!

More Early Acceptances!

February 16, 2018

On this auspicious first day Chinese New Year, our students received acceptances to UChicago and NYU-Stern. So far, our students have been accepted to the following schools in the 2017-2018 early round of applications:


Harvard (1)
UChicago (2)
UPenn (1)
Cornell (2)
Northwestern (1)
Johns Hopkins (1)
NYU Film (1)
NYU Stern (2)
Emerson (1)

 

Here's to all of our students' continued success in the Year of the Dog!

Scholastic Art & Writing Competition Award Winners!

Scholastic Art & Writing Competition Award Winners!

February 1, 2018


The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is North America's largest and most prestigious writing competition for teenagers.

 

Congrats to our Five Summers planning students who won 3 Gold Keys, 5 Silver Keys and 12 Honorable Mention awards in the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards!

2018 ED Good News!

2018 ED Good News!

December 21, 2017

Congratulations to our Five Summers students admitted in the early round of applications in the 2017-2018 application season!


Our students were accepted by:

Harvard (1)

UPenn (1)

Cornell (2)

Northwestern (1)

Johns Hopkins (1)

NYU Film (1)

Emerson (1)

Five Summers 2017 Summer Courses

Five Summers 2017 Summer Courses

June 17, 2017

This summer, Five Summers offers a variety of summer school courses in July and August. Take a class this summer and get a head start on your degree.


  • Grade 3-5 Reading and Writing

  • Grade 6-8 Reading and Writing

  • Advanced Writing Workshop (Grade 9-12)

  • SAT/ACT Test Prep 

  • AP US/World/Europe History Preview

  • AP Psychology

  • Math/Physics/Statistics 


Interested in any summer courses? Register now for summer courses 2017 or ask more details at 604-428-3788.

Launch of Newsletter

Launch of Newsletter

March 22, 2017

We are pleased to announce the launch of the first issue of our monthly newsletter. 

 

Our aim is to keep people posted on our latest company news, current and completed jobs and students awards news! Please feel free to give us feedback so we can improve the content.

History Bee and Bowl Winners!

History Bee and Bowl Winners!

March 15, 2017

The international History Bee and Bowl are history quiz competitions in English which are held around the world. The Five Summers workshop provides a good opportunity for participants to familiarize themselves with the material, and to simulate the competition.

This year, Five Summers planning students won both the individual and team events in 2017 History Bee and Bowl regional division! They will compete in the national division in April.

Seminar Summary: ED Case Studies 2017

Seminar Summary: ED Case Studies 2017

February 28, 2017

Congratulations on our successful “ED Case Studies 2017” seminar! Thanks to all parents and students who attended to our seminar on February 26, 2016.


If you want to know more successful early admission stories, click here to register for 30 Mins Free Consultation!


ED Good News!

ED Good News!

February 21, 2017

Congrats to Five Summers admitted students in 2017 early decision I & II !


Our students were accepted by:

Yale

Princeton

Penn(2)

Wharton

Cornell

Rice

Carnegie Mellon

Emory (2)

UC Berkeley (2)

NYU(2)

Emerson

London School of Economics and Political Science