愛迪生中文學校成立於1997年, 並於當年成為中美文化協會(Chinese American Cultural
- 傳統中文語文課程: 從幼小班至10年級, 以注音為主和漢語拼音(從四年級班開始教授)為輔。
- 雙語課程: 針對先前無中文漢語經驗的學生提供學習課程, 初級至進級。
- 文化課程: 國畫, 書法, 中國結, 民族舞蹈, 及其他多項文化課。
- 成人課程活動: 國際社教交舞, 體育活動, 及其他短期課, 及多類專業講座。
每學年於9月初開始, 下一年的6月結束, 上課約32週。 每週上課時間是星期六下午, 從12:40 到3:30
PM, 上兩節語文課, 一節文化課。
本校目前租用在新澤西州愛迪生市的John Adams Middle School為校址 。
CACA Edison Chinese School is a non-profit organization
to provide Chinese language education and promote Chinese culture
awareness to the community. The school is established in 1997 in Edison
as a new member organization under the Chinese American Cultural
Association (CACA), a Federal and New Jersey State recognized 501(c)
non-profit organization. Enrollment is open to everyone in the
We provide curriculum as follows:
- Chinese language courses: For students from a
background. Pre-K through 10th Grade. We teach Traditional Chinese
characters, using phonetic (Zhuyin) and Pinyin (from 4th Grade).
- CSL (Chinese as a Second Language) courses: For
students from a
non-Chinese speaking background. Beginners to intermediate.
- Cultural courses: Chinese Painting, Calligraphy,
Chinese Dance, and more.
- Adult programs: Ballroom dance, sports, short-term
The school year starts in September and ends in June of
the following year, with about 32 school weeks. Classes are held on
Saturdays from 12:40 to 3:30 PM. The first two periods are for the
Language lessons, and the third period is for the Cultural lessons.
The school holds regular academic contests and festival
celebration. We also provide many interesting and useful seminars for
the student parents and the community residents. There is also a youth
volunteer program for the high school students. Because of its CACA
membership, the school enjoys plenty opportunities to interact with
other CACA schools and cultural organizations.
CACA Edison Chinese School's administrative members
include Principal, Vice Principal, Secretary, Dean, Treasurer, Director
of Security and Discipline, Director of General Affair, Director of
Information, and Director of Public Relations. All the administrative
members are volunteers and student parents.
Currently the school rents the John Adam Middle School
facility in Edison, New Jersey.