Weekly Newsletter November 11, 2023

Message from Principal

First Semester Welcome Meeting with Parents 家長大會

Come and meet the PCLS admin team this Sunday 11/12 at 3:00pm in the cafeteria.  We’ll give an overview of the school operation and events we have planned for this school year.  If you are new to the school, there’ll be lots of useful information and you’ll have a chance to ask questions. Attendees can pick from one of two PCLS merchandise to take home!

Upcoming Events


  • First semester welcome meeting with parents 家長大會


  • School closed (Thanksgiving break)


  • Speech Contest 演講比賽

Support PCLS – Place an Ad in 2023-2024 Directory

  • Create your own lasting family memory in the PCLS 2023-2024 directory to support and encourage your child(ren) in their Chinese learning journey!  It would be a great way to recognize special milestones (such as commencement)., wish your child good luck or congratulate on his/her achievements! Click on this link for more information.

  • If you have a business you would like to showcase in our Directory, please see the document here or contact Ya-ping Su at chairperson@pcls.org for more information.

The directory will be distributed to all PCLS families in January 2024.

Message from Academic Director

華語文能力快篩 TOCFL- Speedy Screening

If you registered for the “Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language” –  Speedy Screening, there will be a Zoom info session on Tuesday 11/14 in the evening. An email will be sent to you by Sunday evening. Please check your junk mail first and contact academic@pcls.org if you haven’t received it.

Message from Culture Director

LNY Raffle Prize Donation

If you would like to donate any items for the Lunar New Year celebration raffle, please bring them to the PCLS admin team on any Sunday before 12/17/2023.  Tax receipts will be provided upon request.

Please consider the following criteria for your donation:

  • Retail value of $25 or more

  • Item should be NEW and UNOPENED

  • Items should be appropriate for the occasion and audience

PTA Update

Welcome back PCLS family!

To ensure that all events and activities run smoothly throughout the year, please sign up for at least 2 parent duties. Only if the 2 duties are fulfilled, will the deposit be refunded. If you are able to spare more time to our community, we would be very thankful. There are still a few open slots left to sign up!

Any questions about your parent duties you can’t find on Sign Up Genius , please reach out to Suet Horhota, PCLS PTA Lead, while at school or at PTA@pcls.org.

Vendor Update

Join us at LINE group: “PCLS – Food and Vendors 普林斯頓中文學校美食團” to get the latest information about food ordering and delivery.  http://line.me/ti/g/uefDIBC_L5  (click the link to join)


Nuro Beef Soup 正中台灣牛肉麵 2023/11/12(Sun) Delivery –CLOSED

Pickup Date: 11/12/2023 (Sun)

1:30 pm ~ 2:00 pm at 美東超市 parking lot (10 Schalks Crossing Rd, Plainsboro Township, NJ 08536)

2:30 pm ~ 3:00 pm at  Princeton Day School parking lot next to the main entrance (650 Great Rd, Princeton, NJ 08540)

Payment: Cash upon pickup 只收現金

Contact: Call or Text Ken at 646-286-9288

阿扁美食團 11/12/2023(Sun)Delivery   –CLOSED

Pickup on 11/12/2023 (Sunday) 3:30pm ~ 3:45pm at Princeton Day School parking lot next to the main entrance (650 Great Rd, Princeton, NJ 08540)

4:30 pm ~ 4:45 pm at 美東超市 parking lot (10 Schalks Crossing Rd, Plainsboro Township, NJ 08536)

Every order will pay for a 8% handling fee + $5 toll charge when “Princeton” location is selected.

When placing the order, please leave a note of ’普林斯頓中文學校‘ or ‘Princeton chinese Language school’ at comment field for reference

Contact: text or call Mr. Lin at 347-827-7226

Payment: Venmo: @sumingling 347-827-7226 (頭像 8:13 3人)

Zelle Pay, 347-827-7226 (JS import  BOA), or Cash

渤海村, 11/12 (Sun) 11:30 北高中


Golden Buns 金華包子 11/19(Sun) delivery

Order by 11/15/2023 (Wed) 8 pm

Pickup on 11/19/2023 (Sunday)
1:30 pm ~ 2:00 pm at 美東超市 parking lot (10 Schalks Crossing Rd, Plainsboro Township, NJ 08536)
2:30 pm ~ 3:00 pm at  Princeton Day School parking lot next to the main entrance (650 Great Rd, Princeton, NJ 08540)
Cash upon pickup. 只收現金.. Call or text at 732-762-0935 for questions

Formasa Food 寶島 12/10(Sun) delivery

Princeton Chinese Language School fundraising event.

All profit will go to PCLS funds.

Ordering Deadline: 12/01/2023 (Friday) 10 PM

Expected Pickup Date: 12/10/2023 (Sun) 2:10pm ~ 2:40pm (Date may change depends on delivery)

Pickup location: PDS parking lot

Payment:  Zelle (862-485-3834 SenYing Huang)  or Exact Cash in envelope upon pickup

Spread the word for Princeton Chinese Language School.  Invite your friends to visit our school and join our community!!

蘇雅萍  Ya-ping Su, 理事長  Chairperson

普林斯頓中文學校 Princeton Chinese Language School