The School of India for Languages and Culture, established in 1979, aims to promote community for those whose family or culture includes India and a deeper understanding of its rich diversity through classes on history, culture, languages, natural resources, festivals, games, food, art, dance, music and more! SILC strives to develop well-informed individuals in a secular setting.


501c3 Non-Profit Organization

Tax ID # is 41-1405687


Como Park High School

740 Rose Avenue West, St. Paul, MN 55117


Saturdays 10:00 AM - 12:30 pm

September - May

SILC Families Come From All Over the Metro Area!

Ask your friends and neighbors if they'd like to learn more about our program!

Get Involved

Check out the Volunteer Sign Up Page to volunteer for any of these positions

'19-20 Open Board Positions

Director of Marketing

Substitute Teachers

Social Studies

Social Studies 4 (Programming Class)



Chai Coordinator

Cooking Demonstrators

40th Celebration planning

Security Coordinator

Upcoming Events

Great Gatherings have begun!

Click on the Great Gatherings link on the left to learn more about attending or hosting an event!

Festival of Nations - May 2-5

SILC has been participating at FON for 40 years! Come watch our students perform and check out the awesome booth!

SILC's 40th Anniversary Celebration - June 1st 2019

Planning meetings will be held every Saturday during SILC at 10:15 a.m. in the cafeteria.

Join us to learn how you can help make our 40th celebration a great success!

Join the SILC Community

Community Announcements

Festival of Nations 2019 - Thursday, May 2nd - May 5th 2019

Rivercentre - St. Paul, MN

Teens: May 3rd, Friday: 11am and 1pm

Children: May 4th, Saturday: 11am

Adults: May 4th, Saturday: 4pm

Minnesota Punjabi Society's Vaisakhi 2019 - Saturday, May 4th 2019

Jefferson High School - Bloomington, MN

4pm onwards