Weekly Newsletter February 3, 2024

Message from Principal


LNY Raffle ticket presale

Last chance to get discounted raffle tickets!! Check out the list of over 50 prizes with a total value of $3700, including FREE TUITION, at the raffle ticket sale table near the main entrance.  Don’t miss it!


Number of Tickets you get



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LNY Rehearsal

All classes / performances have a chance to rehearse their LNY performance at upper gym this Sunday.  It is important that the students participate in the rehearsal so they know where to enter/exit the area and where they should be “on stage”.  Please try not to miss class this week.


PCLS Performance at WW Library LNY Celebration

Our Lion Dance, Chinese Yo-Yo and Dance class will perform at the West Windsor Public Library (333 N Post Rd, Princeton Junction, NJ 08550) Lunar New Year celebration on Saturday 2/3/2024 between 2:00 – 3:00 PM.  Please join to support PCLS students and enjoy the festivities!


Upcoming Event


  • WW Library LNY celebration


  • LNY Rehearsal

  • LNY raffle ticket presale


  • Panda Express fundraiser


  • Lunar New Year celebration


  • School closed


  • Handwriting contest 寫字比賽


Yearbook Distribution

The 2023-2024 yearbook was distributed last week.  Each family gets ONE copy. Please email principal@pcls.org if your family did not receive one.


Stay healthy 

As the peak of cold and flu season is upon us, to prevent spread in school, please consider wearing a mask to school or keeping your child(ren) home for observation if he/she has flu/cold symptoms such as fever, runny nose or cough.  Your understanding and cooperation is greatly appreciated!


Message from Academic Director


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

PCLS will host a TOCFL session 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!


PCLS 寫字比賽 Handwriting Contest

Participants: All students, except for preK and T10

Contest date and time: Feb 25, 2024 2:30-3 pm

Winners will get one extra coupon and certificates.

Message from Culture Director


PCLS 歌唱比賽 Singing Contest [Cash prize!!]

PCLS will hold our very first Singing contest on 3/1/2024 between 1:30pm – 2:25pm. Please encourage your child(ren) to participate and register by 2/24/2024 using this Google Form.

Find more details about this contest here.


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)


Linda’s Seafood 2024/2/7 delivery –CLOSED

Pickup on 02/07/2024  (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

David Kao ZongZi 粽子2/6 Delivery  –CLOSED

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






渤海村, 2/11 (Sun) 11:00  北高中

Golden Buns 金華包子  2/25

台灣好滋味 2/25

Nuro 正中牛肉面,2/25 ( Will not come in March)


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

Veronica Chen, 校長 Principal