East Tennessee Chinese School Registration 2016-2017

This page first provides links to two different ways to register, then provides information about the school

Two Ways to Register

Please click HERE for a quick re-registration.
• choose this option if your student was registered in Fall 2016
AND if there is NO CHANGE to the student's class level,
student information, and contact information
• you can choose a new culture class with this option
• this is the fastest way to re-register

Alternatively, please click HERE for the FULL registration form.
• choose this option if the student was NOT enrolled in Fall 2016
• choose this option if you are changing class level, student information, or contact information


ETCS will start another terrific semester of Chinese Language instruction on Sunday, January 22, 2017, from 9:30 am - 12:30 pm at the Pellissippi State Community College in Knoxville.

Time: Sundays from 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Ned R. McWherter building, 3rd Floor
Pellissippi State Community College
10915 Hardin Valley Road, Knoxville, Tennessee 37933-0990

Please contact Principal Feng Chen if you have any questions about ETCS or the registration process.

Schedule Spring Semester 2017

Language classes meet on the following Sundays from 9:30 am - 11:30 am:
Jan 22,29
Feb 12, 19, 26
Mar 5, 19, 26
Apr 2, 9, 23, 30
May 7
May 14 (party)
Culture classes meet on these days from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm.

Board of Directors 2016-2017

CHEN, Feng -- Principal
MAO, Jiafu -- Vice Principal
DU, Maohua -- Teasurer
LUO, Huimin -- Art Director

Classes and Instructors 2016-2017

Students generally start the level 1 at the age between 5-7, and each level takes one year to complete. Parents should feel free to choose the level that most suits their child.

Please register below for one of these classes, listed from youngest to oldest with their instructors:
Level 1 -- HUANG, Wenying
Level 2 -- CHEN, Xiaodan
Level 4 -- ZHENG, Ying
Level 5a -- WANG, Ying
Level 5b -- QI, Qi
Level 7 -- QIU, Ni
Level 8 -- KONEN, Jili
Level 10 -- LI, Xiaohui

Culture Classes 2016-2017

Please register below for Culture Classes for students. These classes meet from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm immediately after the Chinese Language classes:

• Art [girls and boys] -- LI, Xiaohui
• Dancing [younger girls - age 8 and younger] -- TBA
• Dancing [older girls and boys - age 9 and older] -- FENG, Colleen
• Wushu [girls and boys] -- SMITH, Michael

We also offer three Culture Classes for Adults that meet during the Chinese Language Classes. Please register for these, using the form below, separately from the student registration. These classes include "Line Dancing", "Stretching, Tai Chi, and Qi Gong for Beginners" (to give you a great stretch, help you relax, reduce your stress, and get you ready to start a new week; no previous tai chi experience needed), and "Intermediate Tai Chi and Qi Gong".

• Line Dancing [Adults] -- MA, Lili
• Stretching, Tai Chi, and Qi Gong for Beginners [Adults] 9:30 am - 10:30 am -- SMITH, Michael
• Intermediate Tai Chi and Qi Gong [Adults] 10:30 am - 11:30 am -- SMITH, Michael

Payment and Fees

Please register online before the day of the first class, and please pay the fees listed below on the first day of the semester, January 22, 2017. Personal checks and cash are accepted.

Fees for each student for the Fall 2015 Semester:
• Chinese language class -- $110
• Art [girls and boys] -- $40
• Dancing [girls and boys] -- $40 for semester
• Line Dancing [Adults] -- $50[fee paid directly to instructor, not to ETCS]
• Stretching, Tai Chi, and Qi Gong for Beginners [Adults] -- no fee
• Intermediate Tai Chi and Qi Gong [Adults] -- no fee