1. 春节联欢会义工报名 Calling for volunteers for the 2014 NWCS Chinese New Year show
2. 春节联欢会节目审议将在12月14日继续 CNY audition to be held on Dec 14
3. 免费讲座Free seminars sponsored by PTA
4. 家长值勤安排 Parent-on-duty
5. 日程表 For your calendar
假期购物时，别忘了Shopping holiday gifts at Amazon.com benefits school PTA!
Amazon has a school reward program. Don’t forget to click on this link to Shop at Amazon.com! ONLY when you shop through this link, our school will earn 4-10% free money from Amazon to support programs for students and parents. So add the link to your favorites! The Amazon link is also on our school website at http://www.nwchinese.org Our fund can only grow when more parents, grandparents and relatives shop through this school link at Amazon.
“同心协力,马到成功”是我校马年春节联欢会的主题！请积极报名为西北中文学校2014春节联欢会出一臂之力 Calling for volunteers and fundraising for the 2014 Chinese New Year show
西北中文学校的春节联欢会是我们每年最隆重的传统节目之一，而我们联欢会除了是大小演员们的表演平台外，也离不开义工们的支持。我们欢迎各位家长和高年级的同学参与联欢会的工作，请在报名表上报名。联欢会预定于2014年2月1日在Bothell市中心的Northshore Performing Arts Center彩排，2月2日正式演出。义工们虽然不在台上表演，但台前幕后肯定是大家显身手的地方。为晚会有赞助意向者，请电邮 firstname.lastname@example.org The NWCS Chinese New Year performance is one of our most important events. While the show is a showcase for our talent performers, its success is dependent on a dedicated volunteer team. Please sign up to volunteer for the performance. The show will be at the Northshore Performing Arts Center in downtown Bothell. The rehearsal will be on Feb. 1, and the performance on Feb. 2, 2014. If you or your friend would like to help fundraise the show for the school, please contact email@example.com for details.
春节联欢会报名节目审议将在本周六12月14日 CNY audition continues this Saturday Dec 14
谢谢所有报名参加2014 NWCS 春节联欢会演出的老师家长同学。CNY组织委员会将本周六继续审议节目，我们将把具体时间分别通知，请大家做好现场审议的准备。The CNY Committee would like to thank everyone who submitted proposals for the 2014 CNY performance. The audition of programs will continue this Saturday, and the specific time slots have been notified to the participants. Please be prepared to make yourself available for the audition.
免费讲座 Free seminars sponsored by PTA
免责声明: 所有参与投资理财演讲的家长，应考虑投资本身的风险性，斟酌决定自己投资的可能性。西北中文学校提供演讲的场地，核实主讲人公司和其公众演讲许可证明，对家长个人投资错误或演讲内容误差一概不负任何责任。Parents who participate financial planning seminars should evaluate his or her own risk tolerance level and possibility before doing any investments. NWCS provides classrooms for presenters, review and confirm each presenter’s company and their approved public appearance. NWCS is not responsible for any individual investment loss or errors in presenter’s materials.
A. 高中生家长讲座：一个可为美国高中生同时提供领导能力，志愿或社区服务，环保以及商业营销综合实践培训的崭新平台. James Yuan是一家高科技初创公司 (GroupTry) 的创始人 。他曾在微软工作9年. 3年前他离开微软开始创业. 最近他与其他创始人一起设计开发一个创新平台(已申请专利). 该项目曾获得2013硅谷高创会创业大赛前35名. 在这里他将讨论美国高中生如何利用这个平台获得领导能力，志愿服务，环保以及商业营销综合培训与实践。这些独特实践经验将会对今后的大学申请以及将来职业道路会有很大帮助和影响。James Yuan is a co-founder of a new startup（GroupTry）, and an ex-Microsoft employee. He will introduce a newly innovated platform and discuss how it can help high school students to get unique experiences in leadership, volunteering, sustainability and business training all together. Such unique training and experiences could help these students to succeed in future college applications and future career paths. This new platform with patent pending has won top 35 startups in 2013 Silicon Valley startup competition (SVIEF).
主讲: James Yuan
时间: Sat 12/14/2013 from 11-12pm
地点: room# 1201
主讲: Dave Wong
时间: Sat 12/14/2013 from 11 – 12pm
地点: room# 1112
The next classes for parent-on-duty are as follows:
Dec 14 AM - 4A; PM - 4C
Each class will need 2 parents for safety patrol, and 2 parents for the gift certificate sales. AM refers to classes starting at 9am, and PM refers to classes starting at 12noon. Please inform the parents of the specific duties and procedures.
Safety patrol Safety patrol parents must arrive before 8:45 for morning classes and before 11:45 for afternoon classes, and stay until about 30 minutes after classes begin. The parents should get the safety patrol jackets from the principal's desk. The duties include directing traffic outside of the school building, and ensuring that students walk safely in the school premises.
Gift certificate sales Gift certificate sales parents can get the gift certificates from the accountant, Ms. Yi Qiufang at the admin desk. Please remember to record the classes for which the certificates are purchases, because 5% of the proceeds go to the respective class funds. Morning parents should stay until 10:50, and afternoon parents should stay until 1:30.
日程表 For your calendar
14 CNY performance audition
14 Lego classes continue in room 1114
14 Last school day in 2013
21 Winter break – holidays
28 Winter break – holidays
04 School resumes
11 Lego classes continue
11 Master Mind College Fund seminar returns
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