PCLS Newsletter 1/26

Dear Parents/Guardians/Teachers/TA:

Today is Chinese New Year’s Eve.  May the year of the rat bring you good luck and good fortune.  今天是除夕夜,在此祝福大家:闔家健康平安、鼠年吉祥如意、好運非您莫鼠!

PCLS Chinese New Year and 50th Years Celebration is around the corner!  We have only this week and 2/2 for rehearsal.  All the staff, students, teachers, and TAs have been working hard on the preparation and the performance.  Special thanks for those parents helping their classes – your support will make the kids’ performance a great memory on 2/2.

Please be aware: Parents who signed up to help the Chinese New Year Event,  DO NOT change your signup at this point.  It is very important that you arrive on time and report to your team lead.  Your help is crucial to make this event a success.

** CNY Raffle **
Come have some FUN and let’s WIN one !!  It’s Raffle Time!

Don’t miss out – This is the last week for the special pricing for pre-sale raffle tickets. $5/6 tickets, $10/13 tickets (PRE_SALE  14 tickets), $20/28 tickets (PRE_SALE  30 tickets)  !   With so many great prizes ($3,288 value), there’s sure to be many lucky winners !!  You can come visit us in the cafeteria to buy the tickets or Sylvia and Wing will be going around the school as well !

The items being raffled are: Apple AirPods Pro, Calvin Klein Men’s Watch, Sonicare diamondclean toothbrush, Kate Spade wallets, food certificates from various food vendors and many other items.  (Please see attached files for the completed prize list.)   Thank you for all the sponsors contributing prizes to our raffle.   

** CNY dinner **
Please join us for dinner immediately after CNY show at Yaya noodle (325 Route 206 North, Skillman, NJ 08558).  You can buy the dinner tickets from our chairperson, Anne, 2:00-4:30 this Sunday in the cafeteria.  Cash is preferred.  There is limited space in the restaurant and we need an accurate headcount to prepare beforehand.  So NO dinner tickets will be sold on 2/2 and you need to bring your dinner ticket to Yaya noodle.   Purchase dinner tickets priced below:

    • Adult (12 and older): $20
    • Child (3 -11 years old): $12
    • Children under 3 are free

Messages from the Culture Director, Ya-Ping Su


There will be a Chinese New Year program rehearsal for all language classes this Sunday from 2:20 through 4:10 at the main level Basketball court next to the cafeteria. Parents are welcome to come to give your child(ren) cheers and support.

Mark your calendar for YoYo competition on March 1, 2019 from 4:20-5:40pm in the Large Gym. All PCLS students and alumni are welcome to participate in this competition. Please use this Google Form to register.  Registration deadline is February 24th, 2020.

3 Food Vendors this week

* 1:30 LinGong (林宮)various food items and sea food congee

* 2:00 Stella’s bubble tea, sweet soup (紅豆湯/銀耳湯) and Sushi 壽司

* 2:00-3:30 Golden steam bun (金華手工包子) – Please pick up your preorder during the designated time.