Newsletter – April 10, 2011


From Principal Shawn Liu

  • The second Parents Meeting will be held this Sunday, 4/10, from 2:10 to 2:55pm in the cafeteria. This is a great opportunity to meet the staff, talk about the school policy and have your questions answered. I hope everyone can attend.


  • The G6 class had a speech competition on 3/27. I am pleased to share with you the video of the story of 黃粱一夢(Shake their dreams) presented by Zoe Hsieh. Way to go!


  • 5 students from the Chinese Language School will be competing at the NEACS Chinese Typing Contest this Saturday, 4/9. Best luck to all!


Contest Date Rules and Registration Place
Speech 9-Apr click me 90 Lincoln St., Newton Highlands, MA 02461
Chinese Typing 9-Apr click me
Culture & Arts & knowledge 9-Apr click me
Badminton 16-Apr click me Belmont High School (Field House), 221 Concord Ave., Belmont, MA 02478
Ping-Pong 16-Apr click me
Yo-Yo 16-Apr click me


From Vice Principals Celia Lee

  • PARENT DUTY – The following parents are scheduled to work on April 10: 

Soochong Neoh & Marge Satterfield (4/3 & 4/10)
Barry Wong & Yumi Zhu (4/3 & 4/10)
Veeraded Kridaratikorn  (4/3 & 4/10 )
Mindy Chan (4/3 & 4/10)

  • The updated parent duty schedule can be found here (
    • 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.


From Curriculum Director  Sheng-Chu Lu,Tung-Mei Pan

  • Quizlet is a popular online memorization tool for language learning. We are glad to announce that we have made the Quizlet available for all the G1 to G7 lessons in flash cards, games and tests. You can find the Quizlet lessons from our website in the Classes page and we encourage parents to practice with your children. Please note that our Quizlet lessons are password protected and the password is ‘tcls’.


Newton Taiwan Day – 5/7


          On Saturday, 5/7, the Culture Center of Taipei Economic Culture Office in Boston will sponsor the Newton Taiwan Day featuring Chinese traditional performances, art & crafts, food and many cultural activities. Admission is free. For the highlights, please see here.

Time : 5/7,11am-5:00pm

Place: The Culture Center of Taipei Economic Culture Office in Boston

         Hyde Community Center Play ground

         90 Lincoln St, Newton Highlands, MA 02461