December Newsletter

posted Dec 1, 2018, 6:35 AM by Blacksburg Chinese School   [ updated Dec 1, 2018, 7:20 AM ]


  • Blacksburg Chinese School Q4 Boarding Meeting: 2:00 - 4:00 pm, Saturday, Dec 8th, 2018 @BCS.
    Members and Parents are welcome to sit in the second half of the meeting which starts at 3:00 pm.
  • The Last Heritage Class is on Sunday, December 9, 2018.

What happened in November: 

1. BCS students participated in and gave their performances, The Flowers Valley at Dance of Nations 2018 in Virginia Tech on Nov 6, 2018.

2. Thank everyone for their support to BCS on the Giving Tuesday, November 27, 2018.

3. Hunan King joins in the BCS sponsorship program.


Take a Survey

ICR(Ichinesereader) free trial for BCS students is extended to Nov. 15. Please try it out and give us some feedback. Survey for ICR

BCS is considering offering new classes in the coming months. Please help us by indicating your interest: Survey for new classes.  


Want to Perform?

Anyone wants to perform please contact Sofia Midkiff (540-230-5051) as we are planning for the upcoming festivals and celebrations for school year 18-19. Singing, dancing, instruments, storytelling, martial arts, tai chi etc. 

Events in December

1. Christmas Parade, 6 pm, Friday, December 7th, 2018 @Blacksburg Downtown. Please sign this form to join the parade.

2. #GivingTuesday continues. 

3. Vote for BCS' GivingStory to help BCS win a grant. To participate the voting, please click here

Current Classes are still OPEN for enrollment......

  • NH-Happy Chinese - These courses; are designed for age 5-8 non-heritage children with; some Chinese/immersion program; background. The goal is to; prepare students; enough basic listening and speaking skills, help them successfully step up to Heritage classes to start learning reading and writing characters. Come to join us once or twice a week for 60/90 minutes to continue exploring Chinese language and culture.
  • Chinese YoYo Group - Experience Chinese culture through a cool, fun and attractive traditional Chinese martial art. Children enrolled the regularly attending. This class will have the options to perform in NRV areas. This class is for 6+ boys and girls.
  • Chinese club @ BMS - Free enrollment for novice learners. Limited seats.

Feedbacks are welcome! Please send emails to for any comments, suggestions, etc.


Sponsorship Program

We started the sponsorship program and information will be posted on the website, as well as on each Newsletter. Please check it out and help the school to find more sponsors. When you need such services, please consider our kind sponsors.

Individual Donation:
Kang Xia

Real Life Dental
Real Life Smiles
Chinese Kitchen
Oasis World Market
Renaissance Music Academy of Virginia
The Inn at Virginia Tech
Blacksburg Eye Associates
Jackson Hewitt Tax Service
Richard Anthony, DDS
The Lyric Theatre, Blacksburg
Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech
Hunan King, Blacksburg

The Lyric theater - the heart of BlacksburgMoss Arts Center



Heritage classes (Sunday afternoons)
H4/H6: 1:30-3:00 pm 

H1/H2/H3/H5: 3:15-4:45 pm

Last Class on Sun. Dec. 9.

Non-heritage classes
All the classes will start after Jan 12, 2019. The registration will be available on Jan 2019.

Kipps After School Chinese:  
Wednesdays, 3:45-5:00 pm
No class on Dec.

Rainbow Rider Happy Chinese:
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:00 - 5:00 pm
No class on Dec.

Saturday Chinese:
Saturdays, 2:00 - 3:30 pm
No class on Dec.

Chinese Play Group:
Saturday, 2:00 - 3:00 pm
No class on Dec.

Chinese Yo-Yo
Dec. 08:   4-5 pm 

@ Community room, Blacksburg Library 

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