热烈祝贺长城中文学校学员黄岚岚,李文蓉,潘泠澍,刘祖琪在中文AP考试中取得佳绩!

奥斯汀长城中文学校办学多年, 老师们资历深厚,很多学生从小在长城接受系统中文教育,师生共同努力,得以在中文AP顺利过关。以下学生是去年参加中文AP考试,并取得了很好的成绩,在此予以表扬,并会在春节联欢会上获得中文学校嘉奖。

黄岚岚:喜欢各种语言,除了中文还会法语,西班牙语和拉丁语。从一年级开始上长城中文学校,九年级上长城AP中文,考过AP中文。

李文蓉:从小生活在中英文双语环境,小学一年级开始上中文学校,九年级考过中文 AP 5分。喜欢中国文化和美食,喜爱去中国各地旅游。

潘泠澍:从小生活在中英文双语环境,小学一年级开始上中文学校,八年级考过中文AP5分。喜欢看快乐大本营等中国娱乐节目,喜欢听中文歌曲,并会唱多首中文流行歌曲。

刘祖琪(个人简历):美国德克萨斯州奥斯丁 Westwood 高中10年级学生,九年级考过中文 AP 。一直是奥斯丁长城中文学校学生,2019年9月开始在奥斯丁长城中文学校担任志愿者辅助中文教学。

好消息:女高音歌唱家袁祯老师将在2019秋季开始在长城中文学校开设儿童歌唱课程!

袁祯,女高音歌唱家,声乐副教授(国内高校)。曾在(中国)声乐教科研项目和声乐比赛(包括CCTV青歌赛)中多次获奖,并活跃于声乐表演舞台。作为访问学者在UT Austin 音乐学院与声乐教授David Small 先生两年多的学习交流中,出色完成了多种语言和不同风格的声乐作品的独唱音乐会。除了声乐课程的进修,她还选修了合唱指挥课程等课程。
       这些年袁老师潜心研究儿童声乐,已为奥斯汀社区培训和启蒙了多位活跃的青少年儿童歌手,无论是合唱或独唱,无论在歌歌唱比赛中获奖获或被入选音乐剧主要角色,孩子们在音乐中学会了合作与分享,也在音乐中学会了关爱和祝福。
       袁老师的成人声乐教学很得社区声乐爱好者的赞誉,还应邀为社区艺术团进行声乐培训。
       袁老师的教学曲目非常丰富,儿童声乐课以中文和英文经典歌曲为主,还补充了中文朗诵和主持训练。长城中文学校有现成的舞台,也给了学生得天独厚的表演体验的锻炼环境。课程在每个单元之后都会安排这样的舞台体验和实践。

Donate to Austin Great Wall Chinese School via Amazon Smile

AGWCS Academic Dean Lanyu Liu recently created the amazon smile account. If you shop at amazon http://smile.amazon.com/ch/74-2718929, amazon will donate 0.5% to the school (ensure the supporting charity is AGWCS on the top of the screen). If you selected another charity in the past, you can change to AGWCS after you log into Amazon Smile. AGWCS board encourages any possible ways to contribute to the school. Donating through Amazon Smile might be the easiest approach for you. We appreciate that Ms. Liu took the intiative.

School Calendar 教学日历

Fall 2020 – Spring 2021 (30 weeks)

Date (日期)Week (星期)Note (备注)
August 1, 2020Early registration begins, eligible for $5 discount.
August 16, 2020Normal registration starts, no discount.
August 23, 20201Fall semester begins.
August 30, 20202Last day to cancel class and receive full refund. Last day to pay tuition without 10% late fee.
September 6, 2020No school
September 13, 20203
September 20, 20204Last day to cancel class and receive 50% refund. No refund thereafter.
September 27, 20205
October 4, 20206
October 11, 20207
October 18, 20208Mid-term exam 期中考试
October 25, 20209
November 1, 202010
November 8, 202011
November 15, 202012
November 22, 202013
November 29, 2020No schoolThanksgiving
December 6, 202014
December 13, 202015Final exam 期末考试. Last day of fall semester.
January 10, 20211Spring semester begins.
January 17, 2021No schoolMartin Luther King Day
January 24, 20212Last day to cancel class and receive full refund. Last day to pay tuition without 10% late fee.
January 31, 20213
February 7, 20214Last day to cancel class and receive 50% refund. No refund thereafter.
February 14, 20215
February 21, 20216
February 28, 20217
March 7, 20218Mid-term exam 期中考试.
March 14, 2021No schoolSpring Break
March 21, 2021No schoolSpring Break
March 28, 20219
April 4, 2021No school
April 11, 202110
April 18, 202111
April 25, 202112
May 2, 202113
May 9, 202114
May 16, 202115Final exam 期末考试. Last day of spring semester.
*Please check with teachers for updates.

2019,2月24号,UT 音乐学院博士刘哲易提供音乐讲座

音乐讲座。时间:2/24/2019 下午2:15-3。地点:长城中文学校 601 e St. John’s eve. Austin(Webb middle school)大厅。讲座的内容将会是讲解关于:什么是sight singing ,Ear Training (视唱,练耳)和基础乐理知识,以及学习掌握这些知识技能会对孩子们的学习生活带来哪方面的改变。讲解人刘哲易是现在UT 音乐学院即将毕业的博士,主修音乐表演,讲座中还会包含现场的器乐表演,让大家能切实的听到,看到音乐。

奥斯汀本地公司 DealsList (www.dealslist.com) 和梁亮音乐工作室为庆祝长城中文学校成立二十周年而举行小型慈善音乐会

近期,奥斯汀本地公司 DealsList (www.dealslist.com) 和梁亮音乐工作室 (www.liangliangmusic.com/) 为庆祝长城中文学校成立二十周年而举行小型慈善音乐会,DealsList 并籍此捐献$150以资助长城中文学校的2015年春节游园会活动。在此,我们特别感谢 DealsList 和梁亮音乐工作室 的大力支持。
In Dec. 2014, a local company dealslist.com and Liang Liang Music Studio held a charity concert in honor of 20th anniversary of Austin Great Wall Chinese School. Dealslist donated $150 to sponsor 2015 AGWCS Chinese New Year Carnival. We appreciate the generous donation of DealsList and the kind support of Liang Liang Music Studio.

2014-2015学年度,国际商业机器公司(IBM)捐助二千美金给我校

2014-2015学年度,国际商业机器公司(International Business Machines Corporation)捐助二千美金给我校,作为扶助我校技术设备等各项支出。根据国际商业机器公司的政策,该款项是为匹配我校本学年负责技术支持和网页管理的龚晓亮理事超过600个小时的志愿者时间,而授予长城中文学校。理事会将使用该资金购置教学辅助器材设备以方便教师,从而逐步提高教学质量。在此,我们对龚晓亮理事的无私奉献,和国际商业机器公司积极鼓励员工参与社区活动表示感谢。同时,欢迎各位家长个人给予捐赠的同时,注意公司的匹配政策。
In 2014-2015 school year, International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) granted two thousand dollars to support Austin Great Wall Chinese School’s Technology Program. According to IBM’s policy, this grant is awarded in recognition of AGWCS board member, Leon Gong’s over 600 volunteer service hours. AGWCS Board will use this grant to purchase teaching equipment, and eventually improve the teaching quality. In the meantime, AGWCS Board would show our gratitude to the dedication of Leon Gong and IBM’s generous support to employee’s community involvement.

我校九年级教师及前届副校长赖轶卿先生参加了全美中文学校协会在凤凰城举办的为期数天的第十届全美中文学校大会

2014年12月,我校九年级教师及前届副校长赖轶卿先生参加了全美中文学校协会在凤凰城举办的为期数天的第十届全美中文学校大会。会议为各地四十多位中文学校的优秀老师和管理人员授予了证书。我校司志明,施晓蕾二位老师获得优秀教学奖,赖轶卿老师获得积极参加协会活动优秀奖,赵舒雷和刘速二位前任理事获得学校管理奖。同时,全美中文学校协会为庆祝长城中文学校建校二十周年而给予$200的会议资助。
Mr. Yiqing Lai, the current 9th-grade teacher and former vice principle of AGWCS attended the 10th Chinese School Annual Conference & Chinese Education Symposium hosted by Chinese School Association in the United States (CSAUS) in Dec. 2014. Teachers and administers of about forty Chinese schools obtained certificates in recognition of their excellent services to Chinese schools in the States. The following teachers and board members received awards. Mr. Zhiming Si, Ms. Xiaolei Shi received Outstanding Teaching Award, Mr. Yiqing Lai was offered Association Participation Award, and Mr. Shulei Zhao and Mr. Su Liu got Excellent Chinese School Administrator Award. CSAUS donated $200 to celebrate 20th anniversary of AGWCS.

王楚康同学在第13届华人少年作文比赛中获三等奖 (May 13, 2013)

祝贺我校九年级学生王楚康同学在中国国务院侨办和教育部等单位合办的第13届华人少年作文比赛中获三等奖, 他取得的成绩也离不开张大欣老师和家长的支持和鼓励。 长城中文学校有五名学生参加了这次比赛。

Congratulations to David Wang, a current 9th grade student at AGWCS, who recently won the 3rd prize in the 13th Student Essay Contest sponsored by The Oversea Chinese Affairs Office of The State Council and The Department of Education of The People’s Republic of China. Appreciations also go to David’s 8th grade teacher, Daxin Zhang, and David’s parents for their encouragement and support. Five students from AGWCS participated in the contest.

七位老师获AGWCS教师奖 7 Teachers Received AGWCS Teachers’ Service Award (August 26, 2012)

The School Board is pleased to announce that 7 teachers have received the AGWCS Teachers’ Service Award. This is the first time in the AGWCS history that the School Board gave awards to the qualified teachers for their long-term dedication and services to the school. The Teachers’ Service Award is intended to appreciate and encourage long-term commitment to the school by the teachers. Experienced and dedicated teachers bring quality education to our students. This year’s award recepients are the follows (alphabetically ordered):

Bo Beland (宋勃), Lei Chen (陈雷), Xiaoyun Liu (刘晓云), Zhiming Si (司志明), Yuehong Song (宋月红), Daxin Zhang (张大欣), and Zhiwen Zhang (张志文).

Congratulations to these teachers !

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Guidelines for AGWCS Teachers’ Service Award

(1) The Teachers’ Service Award is intended to appreciate and encourage long-term commitment to the school by the teachers. In general, the award will be given to qualified teachers at the beginning of each school year.

(2) Qualifications for the award: An individual who has served as a teacher for 5 consecutive years and will continue the service in the coming school year; The teacher’s performance is satisfactory and conduct complying with the school’s policy. A teacher can receive the award again if he or she teaches at the school for another 5 consecutive years.

(3) Exceptions for the “5-consecutive-year service” term: (a) service on the school board will be considered the same as service as a teacher; (b) If a teacher takes a leave of absence due to maternity or other legitimate reasons, and return to teaching in the next school year, the previous years of service can be accumulated toward the 5 year requirement. The School Board has the sole authority to determine whether or not a leave of absence is “legitimate”.

(4) The award amount: $100. The School Board has the authority to change the amount of award or requirements for the award based on the school’s fiscal conditions or other considerations. The School Board has the authority to change it to non-cash award or suspend the award if necessary.

免费奥斯汀华人摄影讲座 “如何拍摄动态表演” (2012年1月22日星期天)

奥斯汀华人摄影讲座 “如何拍摄动态表演”
日期:2012年1月22日星期天
时间:下午3-4
地点:长城中文学校130教室
主讲:沈中平
1月29日奥斯汀中国城有大型2012年春节活动,有舞狮,腰鼓舞,鞭炮等,是学习动态摄影的好机会,也可以有一组中国文化的照片,你可以挑选一张你最满意的寄给我,我们将挑选6张发表在报纸上。每人一张。拍摄动态不是速度和光圈的问题,主要是取景的问题,讲座中,回答并讨论问题,请带上你的相机,当场练习。

奥斯丁长城中文学校姐妹花获在首届中华文化知识竞赛中获奖 Sisters from AGWCS on TOP-SIX in WCC Contest

我校陈尚懿和陈煜颖姐妹获奖
首届中华文化知识竞赛的前六名学生分别是:
第一名:邱天,达拉斯现代汉语学校
第二名:陈尚懿,奥斯丁长城中文学校
第三名:关正衍,自学成才
第四名:杨博文,阿灵顿中华汉语学校
第五名:陈煜颖,奥斯丁长城中文学校
第六名:张原,达拉斯现代汉语学校
特别鼓励奖:刘湘哲,阿灵顿中华汉语学校

达拉斯赛区的前六名学生中有两位均来自奥斯丁长城中文学校,她们是陈尚懿和陈煜颖姐妹。问起孩子学中文的经验,他们的父母介绍说:从小姐妹俩被要求在家中用中文会话,父母亲每天给孩子们讲中文故事。姐妹俩均在五岁后开始上中文学校。由于积累了大量词汇,阅读中文书籍就没有什么困难。反过来,通过坚持每天的中文阅读,姐妹俩的中文知识得到不断的更新和长进。每次看电视时,要求她们既要看英文节目也要看中文节目,不得偏废。现在姐妹俩分别就读九年级和六年级,在美国学校里,她们的学习成绩也是名列前茅。
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奥斯汀长城中文学校多位学生获得世界华人学生作文大赛奖 AGWCS Students Won Awards from World Chinese Composition

奥斯汀长城中文学校多位学生获得世界华人学生作文大赛奖 AGWCS Students Won Awards from World Chinese Composition


奥斯汀长城中文学校有5名学生的作文获得了“世界华人学生作文大赛奖”。这5名获得“世界华人学生作文大赛奖”的学生是:

学生名字 作文题目 班级 指导老师 获奖名次

陈凯娜 墨西哥海湾 写作班 沈中平 一等奖
卫汉娜 我的猫“迪娜” 写作班 沈中平 二等奖
陈东来 我爱我家 八年级一班 张大欣 二等奖
唐平 回中国的感受 写作班 沈中平 三等奖
银安祝 快乐的一天 四年级一班 罗俐 三等奖

奥斯汀长城中文学校学生的YCT考试成绩好 AGWCS students excelled at YCT exam


奥斯汀长城中文学校学生的YCT考试成绩好 AGWCS students excelled at YCT exam


We recently received results for the YCT exam held in May 2010. 23 students fromAGWCS took the exam and all passed. The following are the average score from AGWCS and overall average score from all schools administrated by the same exam center:

AGWCS average score:
YCT Level 1: 197.5/200
YCT Level 2: 189/200
YCT Level 3: 198.5/200
YCT Level 4: 292/300

Overall average score:
YCT Level 1: 181/200
YCT Level 2: 182/200
YCT Level 3: 191/200
YCT Level 4: 269/300

张大欣老师被授予“优秀海外华文教师” “Outstanding Overseas Chinese Teacher” Title Awarded to AGWCS Teacher (June 27, 2012)

经学校和领事馆推荐,国务院侨务办公室审批,长城中文学校的张大欣老师被授予“优秀海外华文教师”。张老师现任我校八年级中文教师,她任教兢兢业业,十多年如一日,得到学生和家长的一致好评,为我们学校的中文教育作出了重要贡献。我们在此向张老师表示衷心的祝贺。

Daxin Zhang, the 8th grade Chinese teacher of AGWCS, has recently been awarded as a “Outstanding Overseas Chinese Teacher” by the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of The State Council of The People’s Republic of China. She has been an excellent teacher at AGWCS for more than 10 years and very well liked by students and parents. We appreciate her contributions to our school and congratulate her for her accomplishment.

旅游摄影讲座 (免费) : “如何去南美洲旅游”

旅游摄影讲座 (免费) : “如何去南美洲旅游”

  1. 安全不安全? 值得不值得?
  2. 风景如何? 价格如何?
  3. 现场展示第一手的资料, 直观的照片。

主讲人: 华人旅行家 沈中平 先生

日期: TBD

时间: TBD

地点: 奥斯汀长城中文学校130教室

抽奖: 二位来宾将获得沈先生签名的新书“环游世界”

讲座预告

“摄影作品的创作, 裁剪和美化” (免费)

国际摄影展的回顾和总结

如何选择好的摄影题材

如何用软件快速调整数码照片

由长城中文学校师生主编的奥斯汀中文新闻​网站建成了 Austin News in Chinese (August 24, 2012)

经过一个暑假的努力、准备,现在奥斯丁当地中文新闻网站终于开始运作了!这个网站由加州三谷地区中文学校创办、我校学生、老师积极参与,目的是服务于奥斯丁的华人社区以便让大家及时了解周边发生的重大事件,也给我们孩子所学得的中文一个用武之地。

我们的信息来源于当地可靠的新闻网站,由小编辑们将大家感兴趣的英文新闻翻译成中文,发布在网上,便于大家饭后茶余、轻松阅读。我们会尽力每天都给您带来新的信息!

参加奥斯丁新闻翻译、编写的小编辑们大多来自于我们长城中文学校(在校学生以及刚从长城中文学校结业的学生),同时我们也得到了三谷地区中文学校孩子们的大力支持,希望这些孩子们的努力能够得到各位的欣赏和支持。请大家多多浏览我们的网站:

http://austin.chinesetomatoes.com/category/localnews/

此外,欢迎各位多提宝贵意见。如果你或您的孩子也愿意参与到我们的编辑队伍中来,请与刘晓云老师(AP中文; xiaoliu8@yahoo.com)联系。对小编辑的要求只有两点:

(1)志愿服务于华人社区。

(2)有一定的中文写作基础(相当于七年级以上水平)。

Tuition and Refund 学费与退款


The tuition of most courses is for one year, except that the tuition of Dr. Shen’s Math classes and Ms. Yuan’s Singing classes are for one semester.


Course Type
课程类别
Tuition*
学费*
Class Schedule
授课时间
Note
备注
Regular Chinese
普通中文班
$3302:00-4:00 pm
Sunday
Kindergarten ~ 10th Grade; Chinese AP
学前班 ~ 十年级、中文AP
Bilingual Chinese
双语班
$4004:00-6:00 pm
Sunday
Children, Adults
少年班,成人班
Math Enhancement
数学班
$2304:00-5:00 pm
Sunday
Math, Pre-Algebra 数学, 预备代数
Other Classes
其他课程
$2004:00-5:00 pm
Sunday
Art, Chinese Writing, Chess, Kung-fu, Tai-Ji (Tai-Chi), Badminton, Yoga and Chinese Dance 美术, 中文写作, 国际象棋, 武术, 太极, 羽毛球, 瑜伽, 中国舞蹈
DSM Academy
沈教授数学班
AMC, MathCount:$400; Others: $275 1:50-6:00 pm
Sunday
Dr.Shen’s Mathematics Academy
  • Tuition does not include cost of textbook. *学费不含书费。

Registration 注册


You can register online by following the “Login & Registration” on the left panel or come to the school on the first day of classes. There is early registration discount ($5 for each student/class) if registered by August 5, 2019 and payment postmarked by August 12, 2019.
2019年秋季提前注册将于7月22日开始。为方便家长,在这学期8月25日和9月1日可在学校食堂交学费(必须打印好billing statement并且签好名字)。为了方便学校订购课本及顺利开课,学校接受网上注册。凡在8月5日以前在网上注册, 8月12日以前交费者享受优惠学费($5学生/课程)。


Tuition Payment 交学费


If you want to pay with PAYPAL, please go to Useful Tools & Links 常用链接 > Pay Now. Please do put you account ID #, name, and email address into the message to seller. Otherwise, the payment could not be linked to your account.
如果你想用 PAYPAL 付款, 请到 Useful Tools & Links 常用链接, 然后点击 Pay Now. 付款时, 切记包括你的帐户ID, 名字, 和 EMAIL. 否则, 付款不能进入你的帐户.

Please follow the instruction to register, print and mail the billing statement with your check payment (paybale to AGWCS) to the following address.
AGWCS P.O. BOX 180935 AUSTIN, TX 78718-0935

If you are unable to mail the payment at least 3 business days before the classes begin, bring the billing statement and your check payment to the school on the first day of classes.
学费付款支票需要付给AGWCS。请遵循网上说明,将填好的表格及支票寄至以上地址。若您在开学前三个工作日还未能寄出支票,请您在网上填写并打印出注册明细表格(Billing Statement),在开学之日到校缴费。


Tuition Refund Policy 有关学费退款的规定


You may cancel any classes by the end of the second school day and receive full refund. (except Go and Dr.Shen’s math class)
在学期的第二次课当天或之前, 退所缴学费全款。(不包括沈教授数学课)

You may cancel any class after the second school day but by the fifth
school day and receive 50% refund. (except Dr.Shen’s math class)
在学期的第二次课到第五次课期间, 退所缴学费50%款。 此后,恕不退款。(不包括围棋和沈教授数学课)


Text Book Refund Policy 有关退书的规定


No refund for purchased textbooks, CDs and teaching materials at any time. 购买的教科书或其它教学资料不予退款。


Late Payment Policy 有关补交学费的规定


The tuition must be paid in full by the second school day to avoid a late fee. After that, a late fee of 10% of the tuition fee will be applied. A student will not be allowed to attend classes unless the tuition has been paid in full by the 3rd school day. (except Dr.Shen’s math class)
任何学生应在学期的第二次课当天或之前缴足全额学费。对于凡是在学期的第二次课之后补交学费及相关费用的个人,学校将应收的费用之上,加收10%的滞纳金。学期三次课之后,学校和教师有权拒绝没有付费的学生上课。(不包括沈教授数学课)

奥斯汀长城中文学校免责协议 AGWCS WAIVER OF LIABILITY

New Registration Attention!

For online registration,
1) Accept the waiver statement below .
2) Click the “Sign up” to start the online registration.
3) Follow the instruction in email to complete the registration.

For offline registration,
1) Email your last name, first name, email address, the courses you want to enroll to board@agwcs.org.
2) Bring cash or check to the front desk on the first day of school starts. Our staff will assist you to complete your registration. Thanks!

In consideration of my child’s (or children’s) participation in Austin Great Wall Chinese School (AGWCS), I, acting as parent or legal guardian of said child (or children), hereby agree to release, discharge, waive and hold harmless to AGWCS, Webb Middle School, and their respective instructors, board members, volunteers for any incident, actions or conduct resulting in personal injury, accident, or illness to my child (or children) not limited to negligence, gross negligence and recklessness.
I have carefully read and voluntarily sign this waiver of liability and fully understand its contents and meaning as a full waiver of all claims, liability and indemnity against AGWCS, Webb Middle School, and their respective instructors, board members, volunteers.

I do not accept (不同意)

I accept and continue to login (同意并登录)

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