MLCCC 2018-02-04 news letter

Dear Parents,

Parent On Duty This Sunday/周日值班: February 4, Thank You!

1-3PM: Elaine Ma

3-5PM: Guidong Zhu


1.  “MLCCC Community Day of Wellness”, This Sunday, February 4, 2018, 2-4:30PM  

费城华人医生协会(ACAPGP)和明朗中文学校(MLCCC)联合举办: 第一届”明朗社区健康日“

In collaboration with the Association of Chinese American Physicians in Greater Philadelphia (ACAPGP), MLCCC’s PTO (Thanks to Vicki and Lu for the coordination!) is pleased to deliver the first “MLCCC Community Day of Wellness”. This wellness event consists of two parts: A educational health seminar (2 PM in Room 166) followed by a session of consultation Q & A in the Admin Hallways. General Medicine Practitioners and Specialists will volunteer their time to promote the wellness of the residents of MLCCC and the surrounding community. All events are free, all are welcome. See Event Flyer attached. Please share this health news with your friends and neighbors.

Big thank you to the ACAPGP volunteer physicians, especially our parent and Board Director Dr. Victor Li (PUMC)! 欢迎大家踊跃参加! 感谢华人医生协会和李卫国医生大力支持!

About the Association of Chinese American Physicians in Greater Philadelphia:

ACAPGP's Missions in serving the greater Philly Community:

-Maintain the highest standard of medical care.

-Advocate the highest quality care for the residents, particularly Chinese-Americans.

-Promote the highest standards of medical education and knowledge for medical and healthcare professionals in their career development.

-Promote and maintain the ethics and dignity of the medical profession.

-Establish and maintain a collegial relationship between the medical profession and other health care professions.

-Integrate the activities of the ACAPGP with other organizations to better serve the Greater Philadelphia Chinese American community.

2.  MLCCC Chinese Summer Camp Registration Has Begun

Chinese Summer Camp (9 weeks, same location 45 Walker Road)

Dates: 6/18/18 – 8/17/18

Time:  Full day 8am-6pm; 3/4 day 8am-3:30pm; half day 8am-1pm;


Note the 3/4 day option now ends at 3:30 pm, to correlate with the ending time of Camp’s “Special” classes like Art, Tennis, etc.  

Registration Form is attached, at the link below, and at the Admin Desk.

2018 MLCCC SUmmer Camp registration Form Download

2018 MLCCC Camp Flyer Download

Enrichment Summer Camp (2 weeks, same location 45 Walker Road)

English Writing, Math (rising 3rd - 6th graders)

7/9/2018 - 7/20/2018

Registration Form will be available later.

3.  Chinese Speech Contest Submissions Received

We have received videos from the following students, thank you!  We are viewing them and will let you know of the next steps.

CSL Levels 4-5:

Grace Carroll (CSL Level 4)

CHL Grades 1-3:

Ellen Le (MLP G1)

Jonathan Lee (MLP G3)

Ada Li (MLP G2)

Lily Tang (MLP G2)

Andrew Yang (MLP G3)

Joshua Anthony (MLP G3)

CHL Grades 4-6:

Annie Le (MLP G4)

Juliet Anthony (MLP G4)

CHL Grades 7 and above:

高子越 (MLP G7)

4.  PTO Calls for Parent-on-Duty Sign Up:

From PTO (梁曙光): We're using (the leading online SignUp and reminder tool) to organize our upcoming parents on duty Sign Ups.

Here's how it works in 3 easy steps:

1) Click this link to see our SignUp on Parent-on-Duty Sign Up

2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.

3) Sign up! It's Easy - you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password on

Note: does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact PTO, and they can sign you up manually.

5.  Our Own 2018 Chinese New Year Community Gala and Culture Fair

Gala Date and Time: Sunday 2/18/2018, 1-5PM, Great Valley High School

Gala and Culture Fair is the biggest culture event that we organize every year and is much anticipated by the surrounding community. It symbolizes the importance of what teachers are teaching and what our students are learning. The preparation is a test of how well we do in both areas.So, we sincerely ask everyone at the MLCCC community to lend a helping hand any way you can and put the best performance possible. At the same time, please help us share this wonderful community news with people around you, invite your friends, bring along your neighbors, come and join us for the 2018 MLCCC Chinese New Year Community Gala and Culture Fair! Below and attached are info/flyers that you can forward to friends, neighbors, businesses, and organizations of your acquaintances.  Thank you in advance for your help in making this biggest event of our school a success.

The 2018 Annual Chinese New Year Community Gala and Culture Fair: Free!

Produced by MLCCC since 2007, this FREE culture event brings together hundreds of Philadelphia area’s families every year to celebrate the Chinese New Year. The Gala will showcase Chinese folk dances, music, Taiji, martial arts, folk songs, and other splendid performances from our talented students & parents. Afterwards, the Culture Fair will offer plenty of activities for children and parents of all ages to enjoy. There are arts to design and take home at the calligraphy and paper cutting workshops, prizes to be won at the chopstick competition, and lots more fun to be had with a spinning handkerchief, and other traditional Chinese games. One can also explore the various exhibits on display and learn about fascinating aspects of Chinese culture such as the history of tea. And, of course, savor delicious Chinese cuisine.

A Cultural Celebration for the entire Greater Philadelphia Community:

The Gala and Culture Fair has become more popular each year, bringing together over a thousand local residents and even special guests such as PA State Senator Andrew Dinniman, Chester County Commissioner Terence Farrell, and former Congressman Jim Gerlach. We welcome people from all walks of life to join us for a day of unique Chinese cultural experiences. Moreover, media coverage such 6ABC, NBC10, FOX29, Main Line Media News, and the Daily Local News of Chester County have also brought our event’s highlights to the living rooms of many more thousands of local area families.

Best Regards, and go E A G L E S !

Qunbin Xiong - Principal

Julia Chou - Vice Principal

Sally Chen - Director of Academics

Lu Li - PTO President

MLCCC Chinese Weekend School

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