NewStar Chinese School
Davis Senior High School
315 W. 14th Street
Davis, CA 95616
Sunday 1:30-3:30pm

  1. 新星青少年乐团 NewStar Chinese Music Orchestra

    新星青少年乐团由中西乐器结合组成,以演奏中国音乐为主。倡导东方与西方交融, 古典与现代兼收并蓄。以弘扬中国音乐,促进中美文化交流 为宗旨。通过器乐合奏, 独奏与协奏等艺术形式,培养学生的团队精神。 借音乐之魅力激发学生对中华文化的热爱和学习中文的热情。

    Minimum requirement to join: One year instrument learning experience. Need prepare a 2-3 mins piece of performance to show your skill. You will have opportunity to learn Chinese instruments as well.

  2. Dance Classes (Children and Adults)

    This year teacher Ji will focus on performance for our children’s dance class. 季卫红,出生于山明水秀、地杰人灵地处西南的贵州省。自幼熏陶于民风淳朴,多民族聚居的少数民族地方。 苗族、侗族、布依族等少数民族个个能歌善舞,以此传情达意、喜庆丰收、抒发自己的丰富情感。 Weihong Ji was born in Guizhou province. Her dancing talent was discovered at very early age. She graduated from Guizhou Art and Performance School when she was 15 and became a leading role in the Folk Dancing Group 季卫红自幼有濡目然,11岁考上贵州省艺术学校民族民间舞蹈专业。15岁毕业后成为民族歌舞团的骨干舞蹈演员之一。曾经参加全国文艺汇演,并荣获舞蹈一等奖。经常在演出时, 获得无数好评。19岁时,考入中央民族大学舞蹈音乐系。师从众多知名舞蹈。专功民族民间舞,其中优以苗族舞最为精纯,可谓执全国同行之牛耳也。毕业后, 卫红回到民族歌舞团继续参加演出,并抽出时间传授、辅导舞蹈幼苗,拥有丰富的演出和教学经验。2006年她来到Sacramento,被这里的华人圈中舞蹈热潮所吸引。 积极投入各项活动并参与每年的春节联欢会,编排许多优美的民族舞蹈,深受大家的喜爱。卫红还与长城中文学校合作,分别开办了儿童与成年民族舞蹈班。 卫红和朋友开创了《快乐舞吧(Merry 58)》舞蹈团。在推广和弘扬中国民族舞蹈的同时,并教授和排练民族舞蹈为节庆活动演出作准备。 Four years later, she went to Minzu University of China majoring dance and music. Her concentration and achievement in Miao Dance has earned the respect and appraise of her peers. After graduation, she went back to the Folk Dancing Group to perform at the Provincial and National level. In her spare time, she taught lessons to children. Weihong arrived in Sacramento in 2006. She actively participated in many local events and choreographed numerous traditional performances. She was hired by the Great Wall Chinese School to teach dance classes for children and adults. In her own dance studio, Merry 58, Weihong held classes for dance lovers of all ages. 长期练习舞蹈可以培养乐感和美感、陶冶情操、塑造优美的体形。舒缓情绪,宣泄情感,使人的气质和形体内外兼修,达到自我提升。卫红对舞蹈的热爱与执著吸引了大批志同道合的 舞蹈爱好者。她们以舞会友,相互切磋、交流。成为亲密的朋友。 Dancing is a great way for people to get and stay in shape. Besides being fun, dancing can enhance body flexibility, endurance, strength and sense of beauty and well-being. Weihong makes a lot of friends by Chinese folk dance. They all love and enjoy Chinese folk dance.

  3. Singing Classes

    Qiqi LI is a professional singer.

  4. Chess Class

    Zoran, a Chess Master, will be offering a chess class after Chinese School. Zoran has been playing national chess tournaments for more than a decade, and has 12 students who're in the top list of national chess tournaments in different age groups.

  5. KungFu Class
  6. Master Ning Li