Come in for 2 free classes!

Song's Kung-fu Academy is the premier school for traditional praying mantis and Shaolin-style kung-fu in the midwest. We offer classes for both adults and children in four cities: Chicago, Champaign, Arlington Heights, and Barrington, IL.

The school teaches a variety of traditional self defense techniques, empty hand forms, and weapons designed to improve one's overall physical abilities and mental discipline, as well as benefit health and physical fitness.

If interested, please call or stop by. Our schedule can be found at the right.


November 21 Promotion Test
Posted Nov 9, 2015

The autumn promotion test will be held at the Nissi Wellness Center in Arlington Heights (764 E Rand Rd) at 10am, Sat, Nov 21. Friends and family are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Meditation and Tai Ji Techniques Classes
Posted Sep 18, 2015

Sifu Steve Vick will be leading classes on Tuesdays from 6:30-7:30pm for all students interested in Meditation and Tai Chi techniques. See flyer at the school. Bring a friend and share the art!

Offense Techniques
Posted Sep 18, 2015

Grand Master Song will be teaching offense sparring techniques starting Friday, September 25, 2015, at 7:30pm with the Shaolin Class at the Chicago facility. ALL STUDENTS ARE WELCOME. Please bring full protective sparring gear.

Promotion Test
Posted Aug 18, 2015

Please join us for a Promotion Test on August 22nd starting at 10 am at the Nissi Wellness Center in Arlington Heights. Please confer with your instructors on your preparedness for promotion forms or demonstrations. Bring your sparring gear. All family, friends, and loved ones are encouraged to come, enjoy, and support the promotees and demonstrators. Train well!