Weekly Newsletter March 23, 2024

Message from Principal


There are many internal & external contests coming up in April. Participating in the contests is a great way for the students to practice their Chinese, and they also earn coupons that they can use to exchange for prizes on Coupon Day on 6/9.  Please encourage your child(ren) to sign up!  If you don’t know how the coupon program works, please feel free to ask the admin team.

School is closed next Sunday March 31, enjoy your spring break!  The next newsletter will be sent out on April 5.

Upcoming Event


  • School closed (Spring break)



  • ANJCS Chinese YoYo Contest 紐澤西中文學校協會 校際扯鈴比賽 (registration closed on 3/17)


  • PCLS Online Typing Contest 中文打字比賽 (details to be announced later)


  • ANJCS Speech Contest 紐澤西中文學校協會校際歌唱比賽 (registration closes on 4/6)


Message from Academic Director


Storytelling Contest 看圖說故事比賽

PCLS will host the “Chinese Story Telling Contest” on April 7th, 2024. We cordially invite all students to participate. Speaking is one of the key components in Chinese language learning. In addition to daily conversations and reciting textbook contents, “story-telling” is a fun way to practice speaking and communicating in Chinese.


Contest Date and Time: April 7, 2024 1:25-2:25 pm

Contest Location: PDS upper gym

Registration Period: Please use the Google Form to register between March 8, 2024 to March 31, 2024

Please find more information in the Storytelling Contest Rules

Message from Culture Director

2023-2024 ANJCS YoYo Contest 紐澤西中文學校協會 校際扯鈴比賽 [ Last Call ! ]

The ANJCS YoYo contest will take place at Marlboro Middle School (355 County Rd 520, Marlboro, NJ 07746) on April 13, 2024 (Saturday) 9:30am – 12:00pm.

Please register here if interested. Registration deadline: 3/23/2023 (Saturday). Detail rules are included in the registration form.

Any questions, please contact Sophia at culture@pcls.org


2023-2024 ANJCS Singing Contest 紐澤西中文學校協會 校際歌唱比賽

The ANJCS Singing contest will be held on 4/27 at Edison Chinese School at 12:30 PM.  Please see this link (English version here) for more detail. If you are interested in participating, please email the culture director. Registration deadline is 4/6.


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)


Golden Buns 金華包子 2024/3/24(Sun) delivery –Closed
Pickup on 3/24/2024 (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


OK Ryan 台灣好滋味 2024/3/24(Sun) delivery –Closed
Ordering Deadline: 3/22/2024 (Fri) 10 PM

Pickup Date: 3/24/2024 (Sun) 2:20pm ~ 2:50pm

Location: 2:20 pm ~ 2:50 pm at  Princeton Day School parking lot next to the main entrance (650 Great Rd, Princeton, NJ 08540)




Vincy’s Gourmet Kitchen 2024/4/7 Delivery
Order link: https://tinyurl.com/3sp4jxc8

Ordering Deadline: 2024/3/27 (Wed) 10:00 PM

Pick Up: 2024/04/07  Sunday 2:15 pm ~ 2:45 pm at Princeton Day School parking lot next to the main entrance (650 Great Rd, Princeton, NJ 08540)

Payment: Cash Only. No Changes! Cash in envelope with your name and $ amount printed on envelope.


David Kao ZongZi 粽子4/9 Delivery

Order link: https://tinyurl.com/3nettnnm

Ordering Deadline: 4/2/2024 (Tue) 10 PM

Pick up time: 4/9/2024 (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 Only:  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: * No Venmo, only Zelle from 2024/1/1.  * 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.

* Vegetarian version upon request.




Veronica Chen, 校長 Principal