Our Mission

 
  Pittsburgh Chinese School is a nonprofit educational and cultural institution. Our mission is to:

  Operate as a Chinese language school and to prepare multi-ethnic students to meet the challenge of globalization;  
  Promote the understanding of Chinese culture and heritage;
  Encourage school youth in community services and help them to achieve public responsibilities.

   


About School


Founded in 1977, Pittsburgh Chinese School is a non-profit educational and cultural organization that promotes the understanding, appreciation and enjoyment of traditional and contemporary Chinese civilization, culture and heritage, and provides the cultural and historical context for learning Chinese. Pittsburgh Chinese School offers programs, activities, courses and seminars on the visual and performing arts, culture, history, music, philosophy, language, and literature. They are appropriate for people of all ages and backgrounds.

We accept students of age 4 and up. In addition to our K-12 education program for children, we also have adults class. Each school year consists of fall and spring semesters, and each semester is made of 14~16 school days. Currently, each school day is scheduled on Sunday, from 2:00pm to 5:00pm, divided into three sessions, about 1 hour each session. The first two sessions are the language class for learning listening, speaking, reading, and writing Chinese. The third session is the culture class for learning traditional Chinese cultures, such as Chinese folk dance, folk songs, drama, music instruments, traditional board games, as well as Chinese martial arts, Taichi, etc.

We encourage our students and teachers to participate or lead local cultural activities, such as annual Folk Festival, etc. We provide community services with our unique ethnic tradition and culture.


We currently have 79 teachers and staffs, more than 300 students. Our school is located at The Allderdice High School, 2409 Shady Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217.Click here for map.


匹兹堡中文学校简介


匹兹堡中文学校正式成立于1977年,为美国立案的非营利团体。匹兹堡中文学校以教育华裔后代及当地人士认识中华文化及语言,促进中美两国人民文化交流, 促进青少年的健康成长为宗旨。

本校招收四岁以上学生,从幼儿园到十二年级以及成人班。目前在校学生人数大约为三百多人,教师及辅助,管理人员有七十九位,设有拼音班,英中班和成人班。每年分春、秋两季招生,每学期上课十四~十六周。上课时间为星期日下午两点到五点共三节课。前两节课为语言课,以教授听,说,读,写中文为主。第三堂课为文艺课,学生可以选修唱游,武术,美劳,书法,笛子,二胡,围棋,中国象棋,太极等与传统文化有关的课程。每年学校还会举办多种讲座及文化娱乐活动,比如讲故事比赛,才艺比赛,新年晚会,学生表演,野餐等。

教材上以专业化,趣味性和多元化为目标,采用专门为海外学子编写的《中文》课本和马立平教材。


中文学校不但是学习语言的场所,也是华人聚集的地方。为了宣扬中华文化艺术,回馈社区,学校也积极参与匹兹堡地区的民俗节等活动。


我们的校址是:

Allderdice High School,

2409 Shady Avenue,

Pittsburgh, PA 15217.

详情请联系:

注册: 顾 皓 412-543-8108

校长:陈虹 724-816-1073

 

Administration

Principal Hong Chen 724-816-1073
Vice Principal Jiahui Zhang 412-584-4879
Human Resource Jiping Shao 412-913-3093
Registrar Hao Gu 412-543-8108
Guidance/Webmaster Hanzhou Zhang guidance@pittsburgh-chinese-school.org
Facility Manager Dongzhu Ma 412-426-0262


Directors

Chairperson Justin Hsieh (Zun Xie) 412-996-8108
Vice Chairperson Zhonghai Li
Principal Hong Chen 724-816-1073
Vice Principal Jiahui Zhang 412-584-4879
Financial Director Xiaoping Mo 412-216-1187
Treasurer Xianghong Shen 412-916-8990
Secretary Meiduo Wu 412-867-5551
Parent-Teacher Association Ying Lu 412-367-2831
Parent-Teacher Association Rachel McTernan 412-760-7095
School-Wide Activities Dong Li 814-933-6889
School-Wide Activities
Communication Shengli Xu 412-592-9613
Communication
Advisor Peng Tang
Advisor Qiang Hao
Advisor Zhimin Wang 412-737-3777
Advisor Shan Shao 412-445-6612 or 724-612-7215
Advisor Qiong Huang 412-298-9222
Advisor Qi Zeng 978-807-3988


Jesse Chen