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WHO...Who we are?

The Abacus Mental Arithmetic Learning Center (AMALC) is a community of students, ages five to 11, paired with teachers trained in mental math using our signature MathAbaci method.

JOIN.....How can my child join the program?

We invite all parents and their children to join us for a Free Trial Class and information session for 1 hour on every alternate Sundays at 2:00 pm at the following location. You can make you decision whether or not to enroll after your child has been evaluated and make sure that your child likes to enter our program.


440 E. Garvey Avenue, Monterey ParK, CA 91755

(Please come in from 1st Street back entrance as there are many more parking)

AMALC has a Free Trial Class Sign Up Form for children, ages five to 11 that can be submitted online.

There is no obligation to join our program when you attend the Free Trial Class. During this session our intention is to educate the community about the benefits of Mental Math learning for children.

PROGRAM……How long is the AMALC program?

There are 10 Levels in the program, and each regular level is 16 weeks. We offer a 12 weekly lessons for Fast Track program for older students for Level 1 and 2 only, as well as a 20 weekly lessons Extended program for younger students for Level 1 only. The remaining levels for both Fast Track and Extended programs are 16 weeks.

It takes a little more than three years to complete the entire program. Regardless of your child’s age or grade at the regular school, every student will begin at Level one.

FEE……What’s your class fee?

Our Fees can vary based on the number of weekly lessons. A complete pricing structure will be made available when parents attend their Free Trial Class with their children.

We offer 100% money back guarantee for the unattended lessons regardless of the reason.

DISCOUNT…… Do you offer any discounts?

If you decide to sign up your children for the program there is a discount for siblings to help out with the parent financial burden. You will receive a 10% discount for the second child and 20% discount for the third child.

LOCATIONS......Where is AMALC located?

We are located in Monterey Park.

440 E. Garvey Avenue
Monterey Park CA 91755
Call us : +1 626 310 0397
Saturdays & Sundays 9:30am to 5:30 pm
Mondays & Thursdays 4:15pm to 6:15 pm

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CLASS SIZE……What size is your classes?

The class ratio will not exceed 6:1 student to teacher ratio. We are currently average 4:1 student to teacher ratio.

VACATIONS……What happens if we go on vacation during the program?

AMALC accommodates families that have planned vacations by providing Make-Up lessons for the child.

NEXT LEVEL……How can my child progress to the next level?

Every student needs to achieve a passing score before moving to the next level. If the student doesn’t achieve the passing score we offer review lessons at no extra cost to the parent. Our aim is to help your child to graduate and move on to the next level. We will focus on the specific areas that will prepare them for retaking the final test. They do not have to repeat the entire level.