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In case of emergency, NVCS will follow FCCPS (Falls Church City Public School) schedules. The FCCPS announcement will be made by 5:30 am; or check the website at www.fccps.org
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NVCS Weekly Announcement on 04/24/2015

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NVCS Weekly Announcement on 03/27/2015

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NVCS Weekly Announcement on 03/13/2015

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NVCS Weekly Announcement on 01/30/2015

NVCS Weekly Announcement on 01/23/2015

NVCS Weekly Announcement on 01/16/2015

NVCS Weekly Announcement on 01/09/2015

NVCS Weekly Announcement on 01/02/2015

NVCS 2014-2015 Class Rules - July 31, 2014

NVCS 2014-2015 Welcome Letter - July 31, 2014

NVCS 2014 Graduation/Promotion Program on 05/18/2014

Northern Virginia Chinese School (NVCS) is a non-profit organization supported by the volunteer services staff including:

Jeanny Shu Ho Principal
Helen Chao Assistant Principal
James Hsia, J.D. General Counsel
Judy Boose Dean of Phonics Traditional Department
YingPing (Helen) Zhu Dean of Pinyin Simplified Department
Mike Chen After School Activities
Liao-How Lin School Activities
James Jou Office of Registrations
Rita Y. Liu Treasurer
Michelle Chao Communications
Mike Chen Activities
Wanyu Hsu Webmaster
Shuchen Ho and Su Huei Chang General Administrative Officers

In addition, NVCS currently has 28 language teachers including Phonics (Traditional) & Pin-Yin (Simplified); and 11 after-class activities & cultural instructors with 12 Teacher Assistants. We are very pleased that a slate of Advisory Committee including Anne Chen, Robert Chen, Mike Chen, Bill Yen and and Yeni Wong are also part of the NVCS team.  

The school was founded in 1989 with the mission to provide a superb learning environment in Chinese mandarin/language and Chinese cultural for the next generation of ethnic Chinese families and non-Chinese community's members in the Northern Virginia area. The NVCS offers Chinese Mandarin courses including Phonics Traditional & Pin-Yin Simplified for students ranging from pre-K (age 3 and up) to 12th grade that also focus on leadership and public speaking training, NVCS also offer Chinese conversation classes to non-Chinese-speaking youth and adult.   

Currently, classes are held at the George Mason High School, located at 7124 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22043. All students are enrolled in fourteen levels of classes during the hours from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. on Sundays beginning September to June. The NVCS is very proud to offer other elective cultural and athletic classes including Chinese Folk Dance, Wu Shu/Kung-Fu, Drawing/Painting, Tennis, Chinese Cultural for Kids between 4:00 and 5:00 P.M; Tai Chi and Tennis from 2:30 to 3:30 for Adults.  

In addition to the weekly classes, the NVCS regularly sponsors various events within the school and participates in social events in the Washington Metropolitan Chinese School Association (WMCSA) and local communities. NVCS regular social activities include our traditional Mid-Autumn Festival Dinner, Halloween Parade, Santa Visits NVCS, and Chinese Lunar New Year Celebration Luncheon, In terms of academic activities, the Chinese speech contest, the Chinese words contest, and the Teacher Day Celebration are three major events sponsored by the NVCS annually.