Weekly Announcements

 


Upcoming Events:

5/18: Free Finance Planning Seminar at Cafeteria –> Experienced professionals will provide details to these questions to help you effectively plan your financial future! 9:15AM – 11AM; 11:15AM – 12:15Pm


Early Registration for the 2019-2020 School Year!

~Registration and payment by 6/1 will qualify for discount!

~Registration will take place on line- more information on how to register to come

~You can also register directly at our Treasury desk if you require assistance.


2019 ANJCS YoYo Competition

Congratulations to all of the winners! We placed in almost every category!

Check out Fidelity Chinese School Facebook page for pictures and World journal article HERE

Special thanks to the guidance from our wonderful teachers: Kevin Lam and Jared Chiou!

低年級組

  • Second Place 第二名 陳兆珍 Addison Chan

中年級組

  • First Place 第一名 戴溏恩 Alexander Tai
  • Second Place 第二名 趙娟娟 Janice Chao

雙人組

  • Third Place 第三名 戴溏恩 Alexander Tai & 李韋誠 Aaron Lee

Bake Sale Success!

Thank you to ALL of the families for their support. The bake sale last Saturday was a success, as we raised over $300 for PA school events! 

Because of the great success of the bake sale, we are happy to announce that the coming year-end picnic on 6/15/19 will be FREE for every FCS/MCS student! Stay tuned for more details to come.


ANJCS Chess Contest held at the Princeton Chinese School on March 3rd

Congratulations to the winners of our in-school Chinese Chess competition! The winners will move on to the ANJCS Chinese Chess contest at Princeton Chinese School on March 3rd.

  1. 1st Place Raymond Jiang
  2. 2nd Place Evan Su
  3. 3rd Place Timothy Wong

What’s new!

A new vendor 金華手工包子饅頭 Golden China Steam Bun will come to school and hold a tasting of its buns at 1100am.

Following are some of its home-made products.

  1. 芝麻包Sesame bun
  2. 高麗菜香菇肉包Cabbage bun (Cabbage, shiitake with ground pork)
  3. 素菜包Vegetable bun (Cabbage, dried bean curd, carrot etc…)
  4. 筍香菇肉包Bamboo shoot bun (Bamboo shoot, shiitake with ground pork)
  5. 黑糖饅頭Brown sugar steamed bun
  6. 全麥饅頭Whole wheat steamed bun (whole wheat flour /walnut/cranberry/black sesame)
  7. 土豆肉丸Potato dumpling (potato, sweet potato powder, ground meat)
  8. 炸素春卷Fried vegetable spring roll

Reminder on PA Duty refund

Families must complete 4 PA Duties in order to be eligible for PA refund. There is no partial credit or refund. We are a few months away from last day of school, and there are still some available slots. http://signup.com/go/DAHqSJq

If you have any questions regarding your status, please email inquire with PA desk.

The following will be exempted from PA Duty service in exchange for their role as:

School Board, Staff and Teachers


2019 FASCA New York Training Camp

Experience culture, seek identity, expand ability, and develop your own leadership

Join FASCA! You will have an unforgettable growth this year!

Open to ages 14 to 18, refer to application for more details on registration and deadlines.

The training camp contains the two-day learning and training and a whole-year empowerment program. FASCA New York has specially invited outstanding faculty members in New York regions to constitute the tour lectures for both lively and vivid experience activities; after training, student is eligible to become member of the Formosa Association of Student Cultural Ambassadors, referred to as FASCA, in participation of the “Follow-up Empowerment Program.” Through the service and learning of Taiwan culture and overseas Chinese activities, the students have been cultivated and become a person possessing with strong culture senses and powerful leadership.

2019年僑務委員會「海外青年志工培訓班」(FASCA)將在紐約及紐澤西地區展開培訓活動,此活動以「服務、文化、領導、傳承」為四大培訓主軸,分為研習培訓及全年持續性培力計畫,學員訓後可以加入福爾摩沙青年文化大使協會〈簡稱FASCA〉參與後續培力計畫,積極透過僑社活動的服務與學習,培育成為具有文化涵養與領導長才的華裔青年,若參訓學員服務時數累積超過100小時,將由相關單位協助申請「美國總統志工服務獎」,使未來升學之路更加寬廣。

歡迎14-18歲華裔青少年加入,一起學習成長,晉升華裔菁英行列!

大紐約地區辦理時間及地點如下:

一、 紐約地區

1.報名時間:自即日起至4月10日,額滿為止

2.培訓時間:2019年4月20日至21日

3.培訓地點:紐約華僑文教服務中心(133-32 41st Road, Flushing, NY 11355)

聯絡人: Tammy Lee(tammyfasca@gmail.com)及David Kwang (FASCA.david@gmail.com)

二、 紐澤西地區

1.報名時間:自即日起至7月1日,額滿為止

2.培訓時間:2019年7月6日至7日

3.培訓地點:Days Hotel (195 Route 18 S East Brunswick, NJ 08816)

聯絡人: David Chen(chen.david66@gmai.com)及Tina Liu (tinaliu11@gmail.com)

Scholarship Opportunity

Writing and Photography Contest sponsor by writers square workshop

Gardes 1 – College

Writing contest in English and/or Chinese

See http://www.writerssquare.org/。for more details on contest dates and rules

Taiwan Art Bank from TECO

為獎掖藝術創作,促進藝術發展,活絡藝術市場並培育藝術創作人才,文化部特舉辦「藝術銀行108年度購入計畫」公開徵件活動,推動藝術品之租賃流通,鼓勵國內外對臺灣藝術創作之支持與欣賞。
參加資格請詳參簡章規定,徵件期程自即日起至2019年2月28日,檢附申請簡章及契約書各1份供參,相關問題請逕洽文化部執行單位國立臺灣美術館聯絡人:張凌瑄小姐,電話886-4-2223-2220#212: 電子郵件: artbank@art.ntmofa.gov.tw

Weekly Announcements 2/3/19 – 2/9/19

Thank you to all that attended and supported our CNY Performance and Celebration. Our volunteers and students worked very hard to put on this special event, and we hope everyone had a good time. Please see below for performance and luncheon pictures courtesy of Jeff Wang.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/42553107@N06/sets/72157676164143617?from=singlemessage&isappinstalled=0Videos to be available soon!

Lost and Found!

Men’s Gold or gold plated chain necklace was found in cafeteria of school. Please stop by PA desk if this is yours, otherwise item will be placed in MMS lost and found after this week..

Marlboro Youth Exchange Program Clothing Drive

Happy New Year! Time to clean house and de-clutter. MYEP is having a Clothing Drive Fundraiser on Saturday, Feb 9th from 9am – 1pm.Bring clothing donations to school on Saturday. Drop off donations at the truck. Thank you for your support! Clothing is re-distributed to local communities – not shredded. Tax Receipts are available.We are also accepting applications for students ages 13 – 18 to travel to China this Summer through the Exchange Program.
Please see Wai Yuen for more information or visit the website:

http://www.marlboro-nj.gov/Youth_Exchange.html

PA/PTO DEPARTMENT

School on-site Vendors: 林宮 Lin’s Palace
Online lunch catering is from: 川園 Empire Szechuan
To order online or view menu selections, go to https://goo.gl/forms/UJccIoMrqybRedmj1

Online lunch orders deadlines Friday 11am; In person order at PA desk 10:15am

All orders need cash payment at PA desk in the morning.

Lunch order available for pick up at PA desk @ 12:15pm

THANK YOU so much for all your dessert donations! We receive a lot of compliments.

If you love desserts and other specialty food, pls mark down 3/9/19on your calendar. We are having our bake sales that day. Pls come and support our school.

We will have 皮蛋瘦肉粥,西米露及各式糕點 a variety of food.

You’re encouraged to bring your own container and change on that day.

Remember: 3/9/19 is our BAKE SALES!

What’s new

A new vendor 金華手工包子饅頭 Golden China Steam Bun will come to school and hold a tasting of its buns on 3/2.

Following are some of their home-made products.

芝麻包Sesame bun

高麗菜香菇肉包Cabbage bun (Cabbage, shiitake with ground pork)

素菜包Vegetable bun (Cabbage, dried bean curd, carrot etc…)

筍香菇肉包Bamboo shoot bun (Bamboo shoot, shiitake with ground pork)

黑糖饅頭Brown sugar steamed bun

全麥饅頭Whole wheat steamed bun (whole wheat flour /walnut/cranberry/black sesame)

土豆肉丸Potato dumpling (potato, sweet potato powder, ground meat)

炸素春卷Fried vegetable spring roll

Weekly Announcements ending 1/5/19

Chinese New Year is a few weeks away. Let’s celebrate together.

This year’s CNY Performance and lunch celebration will take place on Saturday February 2nd, 2019.

Tickets will only be sold this Saturday and on 1/26/19 at PA/PTO desk. Please make sure to stop by and reserve your seating during those times, as NO TICKETS will be sold on day of event.

See attached flyer for more details on CNY school celebration.


PA/PTO DEPARTMENT

School on- site Vendors: 林宮 Lin’s Palace selling authentic Taiwanese food

Online lunch catering is from: 川園 Empire Szechuan

To order online or view menu selections, go to https://goo.gl/forms/HhJDpBJh2moIw9gi1

Online lunch orders deadlines Friday 11am; In person order at PA desk 10:15am

All orders need cash payment at PA desk in the morning.

Lunch order available for pick up at PA desk @ 12:15pm


CULTURAL DEPARTMENT

Adult Yoga Class – this Saturday

Adult Yoga class registration will take place this Saturday, please stop by Culture desk or Treasury to fill registration form and submit payment prior to class start time 11:20am.


Culture Performing Class Rehearsal Schedule before CNY – January 12 and January 26

In preparation for our CNY performance on Feb 2nd, culture class will be held at regularly scheduled time, in addition teachers will have student performers practice on stage during the following scheduled class rehearsal times. All rehearsals will be held in the Auditorium. Due to the number of rehearsals some class rehearsal will be extended until 1pm during the rehearsal period.

12th Jan & 26th Jan

11:45 – 12:00 – Children’s Culture

12:00 – 12:20 – Kung Fu

12:20 – 12:40 – Children’s Tai Chi

12:40 – 1:00 – Yo-Yo


Seeking donations for our CNY Raffle and Carnival

Please contact Ada or Sanjoe or bring your donations to the PA/PTO desk. If you know of any business that is willing to donate gifts or gift certificates, please help us to collect the donations. We would need to collect all donations by January 26, 2019


Calling TAs, Parents, and Alumni! Please review the sign up links below and see how you can help! Service hours will be provided to students

Saturday Feb 2, 2019 CNY Performance – on campus

https://signup.com/client/invitation2/secure/2634812/false#/invitation

Saturday Feb 2, 2019 CNY Party – Carnival

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d45aea92cabf85-chinese

Friday Feb 1, 2019 – CNY Performance – off campus

https://signup.com/client/invitation2/secure/2634395/false#/invitation


Upcoming Dates:

19th January 2019 – No School

1st February 2019 – CNY Off-Campus – Dugan Elementary, Marlboro Memorial and Hope Christian

2nd February 2019 – CNY On-Campus