Weekly Brief:

  1. Donation updates
  2. Speech Contest at the class level
  3. GPCCC’s activates for signing up
  4. Seminar on College Application by Zhen Yang on Oct 29 @2:00 pm at Room 344
  5. Accel SAT Classes-- the winter session starts to sign up 10% off as Guanghua students plus 10% off before Nov4
  6. Reception at the Chinese Cultural Center
  7. Smart Education

1.  Donation updates:

  • Thanks Feng Yu Lao Shi and her brother-in-law Bai Lin for donating a ice chest to the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Center. The season of giving is starting now.
  • Recently, we have set up our Guanghua Chinese Association Inc as eligiable charitable organization on smile.amazon.com. We encourage our Guanghua families to use smile.amazon.com and select Guanghua Chinese Association Inc as your supporting charitable organization when you purchase items at Amzaon. Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of eligible AmazonSmile purchases to our Guanghua Chinese Association. Thank you for your support!

2. Speech Contest at the class level is on this Sunday 22 October 2017

1)      We are having our annual speech contest this week (10/22) for class level and next week (10/29) for grade level.

2)      All teachers please arrange class level contest based on the rules we set and send class level winner names (both English and Chinese) to Jing Zhang at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

3)      CES teachers: Please plan your class level contest from 3:00 p.m. to 3:50 p.m. for both class level and grade level. School will send judges to your class.

4)      Speech Contest rules and rating forms are attached here, and will be available in school office this week and next week. You can also find them from school website.

5)      “Grade Level Speech Contest Detailed Arrangement”  regarding host teachers,  contest rooms, and judges will be sent next week prior to contest.

3. Activities at GPCCC:

  • Saturday Oct 28 @7:00pm-10:00pm Halloween Family Fun Night at Cultural Center: Ballroom dance club, Ping-Pong club, playing card club, Karaoke club and staff of the GPCCC welcome all of our Guanghua families to have fun at the cultural center before the Halloween. We will have the following activities
    • Trick or treat for kids
    • Costume parade and competition at 8:00pm (The winners will receive prizes)
    • Costume ballroom dance
    •  Karaoke
    • Ping-Pong
    • Playing cards and mahjong
    • GPCCC members are free and nonmembers $5/Kids over 5 $2
    • Please sign up at https://goo.gl/forms/fn60ZyVuyLZ346kr2
  • Tuesday Oct 24 Family Finance Seminar series: 家庭金融理财基础知识讲座之六: 10/24税务概述,个人所得税,投资所得税,省税策略@7:00pm-9:00pm;905 Lenmar Drive, Blue Bell,PA 19422 有兴趣者,请报名:https://goo.gl/forms/fbJjenbKucTvsclr2
  • Wednesday Oct 25 Flowers Arrangement: 文化中心美好生活花艺社插花系列讲座--秋之韵










Date: October 25 @7:00pm

Location: 905 Lenmar Drive, Blue Bell, PA 19422

Instructor: Chen Ying

Seats: 20 full

  •  Thursday, Oct 26 10am-3:00pm Senior club/ learning, singing, and Tai Ji.

4. Seminar on College Application by Zhen Yang on Oct 29 @2:00 pm at Room 344 怎样抢到名牌大学抛出的绣球?How to Grab Hydrangea Thrown from the prestigious universities?

一. 名牌大学的绣球喜欢抛给谁?Whom the hydrangea from prestigious universities like throw to?

二. 怎样抢到名牌大学抛出的绣球?How to Grab Hydrangea Thrown from the prestigious universities?

 1. 要在哪些方面做准备?What requirements are needed from these colleges?

 2. 怎样做这些准备?How to prepare for it?

 3. 选择最适合自己的、命中率最大的好学校 How to find best and fit college?

 4. 申请过程要注意哪些?The items we shall pay attention

 三. 财务资助方面的体会Financial aspects about college application

1. 怎样计算大学学费?Actual tuition need to pay

2. 减少大学学费的几种可能途径How  to prepare the college tuition.

杨震,15岁进入南京大学,在南大完成本科、硕士、博士学习,在不同学习阶段跟随过三位中国科学院院士。英国兰考斯特大学聘期制皇家学会研究员; 南京理工大学教研室主任,指导博士生; 美国国家研究委员会聘期制高级研究员; 在美国国家大气海洋局西北 太平洋海洋环境实验室工作,参加过由诺贝尔奖获得者领衔、环大西洋、印度洋、太平洋的环球海洋环境科学实验; 在美国陆军部瓦尔特 里得医学研究 中心工作;  以色列国家科学基金评审专家; 全球最大的质谱公司之一的SCIEX 公司科技创新顾问; 于1998年在国际权威刊物发表学术论文的论文名列本学科全国第一。主持和完成过多项国家级和国际科学基金研究项目,在主要国际学术大会主会场作主旨报告。科研成果曾被两名诺贝尔奖获得者多次引用,并被光明日报、中国青年报报道。近几年 帮助在美国的华人子弟和国内学生申请美国大学。

5. Accel Academy’s SAT classes:  The Winter season (Dec 2, 2017 to Feb 17, 2018) registration is starting. All the information is attached. Guanghua students will have their classes at the Cultural Center and will receive 10% discount plus extra 10% if signing up before Nov 4. If you are interested, please contact Xianghong Zhang at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

6. Reception at the Chinese Cultural Center

District Judge Robert Sobeck cordially invites you to attend a reception to learn about the new Chinese Cultural Center and to also meet Judge Robert Sobeck, who is seeking reelection as the

Magisterial District Judge. The social will be on Wednesday November 1, 2017 from 4:30- 6 at the following location: The Greater Philadelphia Chinese Cultural Center, 905 Lenmar Drive Blue Bell, PA 19422

Please come and join us to meet and socialize with other special guests. The dress is informal and this is a chance to learn more about the campaign and help support a local organization.

7. Smart Education, a chain education company in California recently contacted us to set up a seminar in our school in Nov. However, it provides college application service right now for it's already application season. They offer one free consultation meeting. If you are interested, you may contact Chris. His wechat ID is yongwei0825. They won't accept any new student after November for it's too late. When you call or contact Smart Education, please mention Guanghua as your reference.

Founder and education expert Frances has worked for a biggest chain education company in California for more than five years. With Degree in Education from Ivy League school, countless years of educational consulting, Frances founded Smart Education, who can best help students with success to top national universities and liberal arts colleges. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Sales and Service Specialist: Mr. Zheng Tel: 267-230-6631

  GHCS Management Team