Week of 8/19/2022
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灣谷中文學校正式邁向第二十一年! 請點閱影片,認識灣谷熱血又溫暖的團隊。
BVCS is officially entering its 21st year! Please see the video below to meet our team.

Ice Cream Social


  Sing   (唱)「真正高興能見到你, 滿心歡喜的歡迎你!」



6:00 pm - 6:45 pm 冰淇淋聯誼, TA哥哥姊姊舞獅教學 戶外舞台區
7:10 pm - 7:50 pm 校長/家長會 A101 辦公室
8:30 pm - 8:50 pm 教師/家長會 各班教室

Principal's Message

  Sing   (Singing) Truly happy to see you! Full of joy to welcome you!

Dear BVCS families and students,

Welcome to the 2022-23 school year at Bay Valley Chinese School. Our second day of instruction is going to start with a bang this Friday! Yes, the Ice-cream Social is back! Yes, our in-person back-to-school night is back! It is a wonderful opportunity for students and parents to get to know our teacher assistants, teachers, and administrative staff in the outdoor courtyard, and find out what is in store in the classrooms for the upcoming school year.

Please note our Friday program below:

6:00 pm - 6:45 pm Ice-cream Social *Central quad near outdoor stage
*Lion dance workshop with TAs
7:10 pm - 7:50 pm Parents orientation meeting Office A101 with the admin
8:30 pm - 8:50 pm Teachers-parents' meetings Homeroom with teachers

Want to know how to bring a lion to life, controlling its eyes, mouth, and ears?
Don't miss the opportunity to learn how to lion dance with our teacher assistants before or after you enjoy a scoop of ice cream!
Don’t forget to arrive at school an hour earlier this Friday!


  Important Date   August 20 Last Day to Withdraw, no refund on or after 8/20
    August 26 2022-2023 Yard Duty List available date
2022-2023 本學年家長輪值表發布日
    September 9 Room-parents meeting with Administrative staff


  Thank You Donor   感謝灣谷中文學校贊助人
Acknowledgement of Donations

Bay Valley Chinese School is greatly thankful to the following generous donors. Thank you for continuing to support our mission to provide children with a creative and nurturing environment to learn the Chinese language and culture.

Donors' names / 捐款人姓名 Title / 服務單位 Donation Amount / 捐款金額
Wendy Yang
Former BVCS Registrar
Hsiaoling Chin
BVCS Board of Director
Chia-Chia Chien
Founder and President of the Culture to Culture Foundation


  Important Announcements   重要通知 Important Announcements:

  1. In search of room-parents! 徵求各班家長代表!
    Room parents, as an important liaison between teachers and parents, help coordinate classroom parties and school events. Come and help make BVCS the best for our children! A summary of the roles of room parents is listed on our website under the "Resources" tab.
    Please play a proactive role, and sign up at: t.ly/CmWl

  2. In search a first-aid specialist to give a talk! 徵求急救講座主講人!
    Bay Valley Chinese School will conduct an emergency evacuation drill on September 30, 2022, and on the same day, the school would like to arrange training on first aid, which is open to all but will certainly be helpful for our staff and parent yard duties.
    Please contact Noya Lee, the principal, at BayValleyChineseSchool@yahoo.com as soon as possible if you are a specialist in first-aid or an acknowledged expert in the medical field.

  3. In search of Monthly Yard Duty Leads! 徵求月度保安輪值召集人!
    This is one of the most rewarding jobs you can have at BVCS. Be an integral part of the school by enforcing safety for all the kids & adults. Shift-leader's responsibility is to coordinate, manage, & lead all facets of security for 1 month out of the year. We desperately need you to consider this position.
    Please contact Frank Chiang at fchiang@outlook.com for more information.

  4. Up and coming: Parent Duty List for 2022-2023 本學年家長輪值表
    BVCS is a non-profit organization. In order to keep the tuition at an affordable level, all parents are expected to devote a certain number of hours of service to support the school operations. Due to the changes of the student headcount in the first two weeks, the parent duty list will be posted in the week of 8/26. Please stay tuned by checking your email or reading the postings on our website.

  5. eNews Release schedule 灣谷通訊
    BVCS' eNews is scheduled to release every Wednesday and simultaneously posted on the school website. Please contact us if you have not received the email notification.

  6. Parent & Student Handbook 家長學生守則
    Please abide by the rules and regulations stated in the Parent and Student Handbook. Respect the property right of Pine Valley Middle School. Any and all things in the classroom should not be used, moved, or tampered with. Maintain cleanliness and orderliness in the classroom. This Handbook can be viewed on our website under the "Resources" tab.
    Please click the link below for the BVCS Handbook:

  7. Withdrawal and Tuition Refund
    Please refer to the table below for the withdrawal and tuition refund schedule.
    Withdrawl / Refund

  8. Class List 班級名單
    Please click the link below for the teacher-student list:

  9. 2022-2023 Calendar 行事曆
    Please click the link below for the BVCS calendar:

  10. Campus and Classroom Map 教室分配圖
    Please click the link below for the classroom assignments and locations:


Check out the BVCS photo album!