weekly Newsletter January 27, 2024

Message from Principal


LNY Raffle ticket presale

We’ll have the LNY raffle ticket presale this Sunday 1/28 and next Sunday 2/4. There will be over 50 prizes with a total value of $3700, check out the prize list at the raffle ticket sale table near main entrance.  Don’t miss your chance to get discounted raffle tickets!  Cash only.


Number of Tickets you get



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Yearbook Distribution

The 2023-2024 yearbook will be distributed to each class this week.  Each family will receive ONE copy.  If there are more than one child in the family, the yearbook will be given to the child with the student ID number ending in 01. Please email principal@pcls.org if your family does not receive one.


Upcoming Event


  • LNY raffle ticket presale at Main Entrance

  • Chinese children’s book collection (last day) 2:20 – 4:20 PM


  • LNY Rehearsal

  • LNY raffle ticket presale


  • Panda Express fundraiser


  • Lunar New Year celebration


  • Handwriting contest 寫字比賽

Message from Academic Director

華語文能力測驗 Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL)

PCLS will host a TOCFL testing on April 4, 2024. This is a great way to learn about your child(ren)’s Chinese proficiency and to level set and gauge your progress.  Please stay tuned for announcements on an info session for parents to understand the benefits and importance of TOCFL!


2024 全美AP中文複習考試 (National Preparation Test for AP Chinese)

Eligibility: 6th to 12th grade students

Registration period: 2024-01-05 to 2024-02-03

Registration fee: $10

Test date and time: 2024-03-02 or 2024-03-03

Registration has to go through PCLS. If your child(ren) is interested, please send the English full name of your child and the email your child plans to use for receiving test information to academic@pcls.org by Jan 31, 2024 and a $10 check payable to PCLS to me by Jan 27, 2024.

Message from Culture Director


Chinese children’s book fair 中文童書交換義賣


1/28 this Sunday is the last day of collecting books. No collection on exchange day 3/3.

Collection will take place this Sunday 1/21 and 1/28.  家裡有千里迢迢從台灣搬回來 , 但孩子已經不再看的中文童書嗎?  放在書架上占位子,  但是要丟掉卻也捨不得? 歡迎帶來造福其他學校的家長和孩子!  Please see this file for details on how this event works!

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.


Please join us in supporting our school at our next fundraiser. Take the night off from cooking!


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)


Lin’s Palace 林宫 2024/1/27 (Sat)  Delivery –Closed

Pickup Date: 1/27/2024 (Sat) 3:30pm ~ 4:00pm

Pickup Location: Plainsboro Dollar Store Parking Lot

Payment: Cash or Check upon pickup

Contact: Mr. Lin at 973-727-3276



Linda’s Seafood 2024/2/7 delivery

Order by 2024/1/28 (Sun) 10:00 PM

Order link: http://tinyurl.com/4ax9fc8t

Minimum order $50 per order. Linda will confirm the final price with you in the morning of delivery
Pickup on 12/20/2023 (Wed)11:00 am ~ 11:30 am at Old Asian Food market 舊美東 Parking lot (660 Plainsboro Rd, Plainsboro Township, NJ 08536)
Home delivery option for Princeton / East Windsor / West Windsor / Plainsboro / Montgomery / Skillman area. Delivery date 9/27/2023, actual delivery time TBD.
Free home delivery with minimum order of $80. Less than $80 will charge a $5 delivery fee.
Payment: Zelle (via email lindajou2009@gmail.com); Check or Cash in exact amount in envelope.
Contact: Linda at 848-391-9018
(650 Great Rd, Princeton, NJ 08540)
Cash upon pickup. 只收現金.. Call or text at 732-762-0935 for questions


David Kao ZongZi 粽子2/6 Delivery

Order link: http://tinyurl.com/2furpa5c

Pick up time: 2024/2/6 (Tue) 7:30 pm ~ 7:45 pm.

Pick up location: Parking lot in from of Woori Mart,   64 Princeton Hightstown Rd, West Windsor Township, NJ 08550


Payment: Zelle:  718-666-0177 (David Kao) (Please do not leave any note on payment)

Contact:Send message on Line Group Chat or  Eric at mydeareric@gmail.com


NOTE: * All Zongzi contain peanuts. No peanuts version upon request. However, no-peanuts version is prepared with other zongzi and may have contact with peanuts. Not recommended for those who are allergic to peanuts.



渤海村, 2/11 (Sun) 11:00  北高中


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

Veronica Chen, 校長 Principal