Newsletter – January 25, 2015





From Principal George Wang

  • The National Council of Associations of Chinese Language Schools (NCACLS) will offer a National Preparation SAT II Chinese exam on 3/8 at TCLS. We encourage all our 9th and 8th graders to take the test. It is voluntary for the 7th graders. Students wishing to take the practice test can register with their teacher before 2/1. The registration fee is $10, payable to TCLS. Scores will be available before 4/30. Mockup test can be downloaded here.
  • We’ll be hosting the year of the Ram celebration on 2/1. In preparing for the event, we’ll need your help.

Food donation: Please sign up on

Raffle gift donation: please send to Jaime Wu (

Game hosting: please contact Celia Lee ( All proceeds will go to the classes.


  • The special traditional Chinese foods order for the New Year and Culture Day event:

Bamboo wrapped rice with meat or veggie 肉/素粽 (3) for $10 and $3.5 each

Tofu skins 豆腐皮 $8/box

Meat soup 肉羹湯 $10/jar (1 QT)

Pan fried Bums 生煎包 $8/box (4 in a box)

Please order from Li-Chu Lo ( and pick up on 2/1.

  • In the event of the inclement weather or snow day the school cancellation will be posted on school website ( You will also be notified via email.


From Vice Principals Celia Lee

• PARENT DUTY – The following parents are scheduled to work on January 25:

Bacorro & Tan

Chadwick Chow &  Czarina Chiu

Wei & Shi May Zhang

• Parents on duty should report to the Office (Room 243) at 1:45pm. If you cannot come, please contact Vice Principal, Celia Lee(508-337-6071, is a $50 fine for absence without prior notice to the Vice Principal.