2017-2018 WCS Weekly Newsletter 17

No school

2/18 – Chinese New Year

2/25 – February Vacation

Seminar

新税改讲座通知 (英语讲座)
一年一度的报税季节又到了,为了帮助大家更准确更快的了解2017年报税知识和新的税法对您个人,家庭或公司的短期和长期影响,威斯伍中文学校家长会有幸特邀Financial and Tax Service Company (FAS) ,一个有40年从业历史的会计师事务所创办人谢自强先生来我校提供免费英文讲座。在讲座上,谢先生将回答大家关心的各种税务问题和咨询。感谢大家的关注和支持!
主讲人:  Mr. Ken Der, CPA, CFP
                谢自强 先生, 注册会计师,注册财务规划师
时间:      2月11日 10:30am – 12pm
地点:      Westwood 中文学校 教室 A119
Seminar Topic: New Tax Law Update (English Seminar)
The tax season is here, WSC PTO is pleased to invite Mr. Ken Der, CPA, CFP to present the new tax law updates.  Mr. Ken has been the owner of Financial and Accounting Services Corporation (FAS) which provides consulting, tax planning and preparation for individuals and corporations for 40 years. During the seminar, Mr. Der will guide you through the new tax law provisions and discuss the ramifications to you, your family and business.  Please join us and thank you very much for your support!
Time:        2/11/2018, from 10:30am -12pm
Location:  WCS class room A119

 

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2017-2018 WCS Weekly Newsletter 16

Parenting Seminar

Much thanks to Faye and Gang for coordinating this seminar on 1/28

 

Mark your Calendar

2/18 – No school – Chinese New Year

2/25 – No school – February Vacation

 

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2017-2018 WCS Weekly Newsletter 15

Seminar

亲子教育讲座

 孩子的出生带给父母无比的快乐,然而在孩子的成长过程中,您是否会对如何教育孩子有时感到困惑?

威斯伍中文学校家长会有幸请来了黄一石老师和陈银珠校长来到我们的亲子教育讲座。黄一石老师和陈银珠校长将和大家分享自己和孩子相处的经验和讨论父母在孩子成长中的作用。

 主讲人:黄一石老师 & 陈银珠 校长 

时间:1月28  10:40 AM -12:00PM

地点:Westwood中文学校 Chorus Room B104

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 Parenting Seminar

Children bring endless happiness to their families. As a parent, do you sometimes feel puzzled about how to effectively communicate with your child?

WCS PTO is pleased to welcome Mr. Eric Huang and Principal Yenchu Chen to present our parenting seminar. They will share their parenting experiences and discuss the role of parents in a child’s growth.

Date: 1/28/18

Time: 10:40AM-12:00PM

Location:  Chorus Room, B104

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2017-2018 WCS Weekly Newsletter 14

Storytelling Contest

Each student is encouraged to participate in his or her class

Parents are encouraged to stay for the presentations, root for your child, and judge

NOTE!  The bell will NOT be rung for recess as this will interrupt the contest.  Students may NOT run or yell in the halls this Sunday

Seminar

Topic:  Stimulate Children’s Interest to Learn Chinese

WCS PTO邀请到了中文学校的许文俐老师和她的女儿顾嘉华Cindy Gu与大家一起交流怎样激发孩子学习中文兴趣的心得。

Presenters:  Hear from our experienced teacher Wenli Xu and her daughter Cindy Gu

Time: 10:30 – 12:00

Room: A119

For more details:  Stimulate Children’s Interest to Learn Chinese 011417

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2017-2018 WCS Weekly Newsletter 13

Welcome back to semester #2 – January – June 2018 

Exciting News 

1st electronic issue of the WCS newspaper is available at

News Paper

If your child or student would like to publish a piece please send their contribution to wcsnewspaper@westwoodcs.org

This newspaper is managed and coordinated by Aiyan Jiang, one of our Teaching Assistants

Important Dates

1/7 – KTByte computer class, A115, 11:30 – 12:30

1/14 – Story telling contest.  We encourage all students to participate within their class

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2017-2018 WCS Weekly Newsletter 12

Happy Holidays and Happy New Year to all of our families and friends!  

No School – 12/24 and 12/31

Book Sales

Much thanks to our book sale coordinators and their teams for successful sales.

11/19 – Faye and her team for coordinating the Chinese Book Sale

12/10 – Yuan and Hsiao-Ching for their team for organizing the English Book Sale

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2017-2018 WCS Weekly Newsletter 11

School Closing Notification

Please check the WCS website, www.westwoodcs.org, for any school closing notices.  We work with Westwood School Administration to determine the accessibility of the high school on Sunday mornings in order to make an informed decision.  We try to update the website between 7:30 – 7:45 AM.

KTBYTE

Computer Science Education Classes for Young Students.  They will be on site this Sun. to simulate a real class.  Students must bring a laptop and a headset with microphone to attend.  Space is limited. Email amyxu.us@yahoo.com if interested.

Place: A115

Time:  10:30 and 11:30

Format: Mini class, 30 mins, followed by Q&A with parents and students

English Book Sale

Dear WCS parents and friends,

In order to promote American culture and cultivate a love of reading English literature and poems, we will schedule ‘English Book Sale’ on December 10th, 2017.  Please donate your English books suitable for all ages below college level at the front desk. The sales will be from 9:15 am-11:30am.  All the books will be priced very low, from 25 cents to one dollar.  Please be motivated to donate your English books and buy some too for your little readers.

We sincerely appreciate your great support to help build a stronger community through fundraising events.  If you have ideas, feedback or comments, please don’t hesitate to share with us.  You are always welcome to support us by volunteering for our events.

Kindest Regards,

WCS PTO  

 亲爱的WCS 家长和朋友们,

 

希望您的家庭渡过了一个欢乐的感恩节和之后轻松的周末!

为了弘扬对美国文化的喜爱以及培养孩子们对英语文学和诗歌的兴趣,我们将于周日20171210日举行英文书籍的捐赠和义卖活动。请大家捐赠不需要的适合大学以下的学生阅读的英文书籍到学校前台。义卖时间是当天的915am-1130am。所有书籍将定价在25美分到1美元之间。请大家积极捐赠和购买英文书籍!

非常感谢大家支持和参与!如果您有好的建议和想法,请您一定来和我们分享,让我们今后把有益于丰富社区文化的工作做得更好。

 

此致

 

敬礼!

 WCS PTO

 

Mark your Calendars

No school, 12/24 and 12/31

 

 

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2017-2018 WCS Weekly Newsletter 10

Happy Thanksgiving to all of our families and friends

No School – 11/26

Chinese Book Sale

Dear WCS parents and friends:
Holidays are around the corner. WCS PTO wish you and your family a very happy holiday season.
In order to promote Chinese culture and cultivate a love of reading Chinese literature and poems, WSC will hold a ‘Chinese Book Sale’ on Nov 19, 2017.  The sales will be from 9:15 am-11:30am at front desk.  All the books will be priced from 25 cents to one dollar. If you have Chinese books which you don’t need anymore, please donate them to our event. Please stop by to shop the great Chinese books for your young readers.
We sincerely appreciate your great support to help build a stronger community through our fundraising events.  If you have ideas, feedback or comments, please don’t hesitate to share with us.  You are always welcome to support us by volunteering for our events.
Kindest Regards,
WCS PTO
亲爱的WCS 家长和朋友们,
佳节将至,WCS家长会在此衷心祝愿您和您的家人有一个快乐和美的假日季节。
为了弘扬中国文化以及培养孩子们对汉语文学和诗歌的喜爱,我们将于周日2017年11月19日举行中文书籍的捐赠和义卖活动。义卖时间是当天的9:15am-11:30am。所有书籍将定价在25美分到1美元之间。如果您家里有不需要中文书籍,请捐赠到学校前台。同时也希望您能来前台为您的孩子选购中文书籍。
非常感谢大家支持和参与!如果您有好的建议和想法,请您来和我们分享,让我们今后把有益于丰富社区文化的工作做得更好。
此致
敬礼!
WCS PTO
Parent Duty Checks
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2017-2018 WCS Weekly Newsletter 9

Book Sale

Much anticipated and successful fundraiser coming on 11/19

Code of Conduct and Disciplinary Action Policy

More details to come

 

Mark your Calendar

11/26 – No school – Happy Thanksgiving

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2017-2018 WCS Weekly Newsletter 8

2017 Halloween Pictures

Perfect Attendance Pursuit (PAP)

Attendance is key to learning.  To encourage regular attendance, Westwood Chinese School is implementing a Perfect Attendance program (PAP) which will go into effect this Sunday, 11/5. 

Effective this school year, 2017-2018, attendance will taken and each student must be in the classroom for at least 1-hr to be considered in attendance on the given day. In subsequent years this program will start on the first day of school.

 

Reminder

Set your clocks back – 11/5

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