Promote Culture Renewal and Exchange
Hua Xia Multiculture Society (also known as HXMS) has as a primary mission coordinating and implementing comprehensive educational, cultural and social programs designed to promote intercultural dialogue, awareness and to respect for diversity.
Through advocacy, cultural programs and education, HXMS creates opportunities for our clients and members to expand their cultural knowledge and appreciation. HXMS utilizes its programs and support systems to provide an optimum developmental environment where all members may develop to the highest level of their potential within the intellectually and culturally vibrant community.
Our goal is to help citizens and Permanent residences to:
Our society is actively involved in activities and events in the Chinese community as well as in larger society to promote the understanding of Chinese heritage and culture, and to contribute to the cultural diversity in the Great Vancouver and Lower mainland.
In partnership with established Universal Chinese School (环球中文学校) in 2013, the same year we launched the renewed “Hua Xia Mandarin Program” (华夏普通话课程), and immediately opened a new campus in Langley. It soon expanded from less than 100 students to 200 above.
At present, there are schools in the Fraser Heights of North Surrey (16060 108 Ave, Surrey, BC V4N 1M1), White Rock in South Surrey (1785 148 St, Surrey, BC V4A 4M6), Fleetwood Surrey (16065 88 Ave, Surrey, BC V4N 1G3), Langley City (20686 84 Ave, Langley City, BC V2Y 2B5 and 7755 202a St, Langley City, BC V2Y 1W4) and North West Vancouver (1860 Sutherland Ave, North Vancouver, BC V7L 4C2), with a total of six campuses and more than 400 students.
In addition, our online virtual classrooms are growing everywhere in British Columbia, our members and volunteers provide exceptional education services to all residents in BC and beyond.
Students will develop basic skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing in Mandarin Chinese while exploring the Chinese culture in the Canadian context with our online courses. Go Chinese! Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing in 365 days is the extended course name which involves a balance of fun building, learning experience and commitment. Accompany with the matching skilled teachers, learning attitudes and methods at UAA/UCS, we will help you to get what you dream for.
暑期安排特色课程 。如趣味拼音 ，儿童初级阅读 ， 看图写话基础写作班。
周二台村分校9月13日6-8pm开学 both offline & online
周三白石分校9月14日4-6pm开学 both offline & online,
周四兰里二校9月15日6-8pm开学 both offline & online
周四北岸分校9月12-15日6-8pm开学 both offline & online (待定 TBD)
9月17日1:30-3:30pm (待定 TBD)
9月17日9:45-12:00pm K，G1-G6 both offline & online；
9月17日9:30-11:30am 开学继续 online G7-G12。
The BC government allows schools partially operate in the offline mode. We have begun planning and implementating continuation of learning initiatives (via online and offline classes and will provide updates incl. new courses as they become available. Thank you for your ongoing patience.
June 15, 2021
*Surrey School SD36*
Interior rentals and community use of Surrey or White Rock school facilities, except licensed childcare, have been postponed until September 30, 2021
In addition to various special demands such as topics like “Fun Pinyin” and “Mastering Stroke of Chinese Characters”, we offer Intensive Courses for Selective Grades for our Main campus in Surrey & Langley First campus.
Intensive Courses focus on extending core teaching and learning time in schools. The above highlights days/time periods are for the extending session/time which is an optional offering in addition to our regular classes on Sat programs.
During the pandemic COVID-19 environment, we are also offering customized online course from September 2021 to June 2022 for special time/day and level by helping parents who choose homeschooling for great flexibility in Greater Vancouver area
欢迎咨询热线 604-782-9207 或 604-787-9207。
Universal Chinese School (UCS) has been in operation for nearly 30 years since September 1991. It is the earliest and the largest Chinese school in the Fraser Valley. The school used to have a branch at VCC (Vancouver Community College). The former principal retired in 2013. The school was taken over by the Universal Advanced Academy (UAA). A series of new measures were put in place to expand its operation by strengthen management and improve the quality of teaching. In partnership with the Society, the same year launched the “Hua Xia Mandarin Program”, and immediately opened a new campus in Langley.
We are proud to provide educational services not only Mandarin and English Programs but also After-school Math Program to the communities in the region and, more importantly, they have had a substantial impact on the communities in the region.
The school also organizes various activities regularly, Spring Festival party, speech contest, calligraphy study, presentation skill training, composition contest. UCS often has the school’s excellent composition published in the newspaper. At the end of each semester, the school prints commemorative newsletter for students with lists and photographs of the winning students. In the summer, we also often sends selected students over the age of 12 to participate in summer camps in China.
Both Hua Xia Multiculture Society and Universal Chinese School actively involve in activities and events in the Chinese community as well as in larger society. It is our duty to promote the understanding of Chinese heritage and culture, and to contribute to the cultural diversity in the Great Vancouver and Lower Mainland in British Columbia, Canada.
UAA/UCS offers Mandarin courses from K，level 1 to 12 (ages 5 to adult). All students will be assessed and assigned to appropriate classes. The School also offers challenge examination tutorials, PIN YIN and Adult Conversation classes. Staffing with experienced and qualified teachers, we choose textbooks written specifically for students use Chinese as a second language in accordance to the British Columbia School Board curriculum. We teach simplified Chinese Characters and use Traditional Chinese Characters for reference purposes only.
There are six (6) campuses in total. The main schools are in Surrey and Langley open every Saturday. The other four (4) campuses are located in Langley City, Fraser Heights, White Rock/South Surrey, and North Vancouver/West Vancouver. They open every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
With modem society transformation of 21th century, we recognize the needs of online learning experience for many young generations. We provide many more locations in addition to our established school campuses in British Columbia incl. Great Vancouver and Lower Mainland to extends our students mixed online with in-person learning opportunity. Our online courses are strived to meet our students demand. Our commitment for ongoing innovative is our guarantee to enhance your learning experience.
** New Updates 2022-2023 **
Welcome to our school new updates! The COVID-19 pandemic has created challenges and caused disruption across the Education sector; our campuses in-person closing, and face-to-face teaching and assessment shifted to an online format. We are roll outing new innovation programs with additional online only options for the new school year. please check out Course and schedule page. please check out Course and schedule page frequently between Feb-June 2022 for any new update. 目前，我们正在推出新课程，以及新的线上和线下体验，提供更多的选项。请关注学校日历，课程安排。
Surrey Fraser Heights Campus 台湾村
16060-108 Avenue, Surrey（Fraser Heights Secondary）
Times: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (Tuesday), 上课时间: 星期二 下午6:00 – 8:00 (Starts Online, will transit to Offline in Oct 2021)
White Rock – South Surrey Campus 白石南素里
1785 148 St, Surrey（Semiahmoo Secondary School）
Times: 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM (Wednesday), 上课时间: 星期三 下午4:00 – 6:00 (Starts Online, will transit to Offline in Oct 2021)
Langley Second Campus 兰里第二校区
20686 84 Ave, Langley City（Yorkson Creek Middle School）
Times: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (Thursday), 上课时间: 星期四 下午6:00 – 8:00
兰里校区 Langley First Campus
7755 202A St, Langley City (Peter Ewart Middle School）
Times: 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM (Saturday), 上课时间: 星期六 下午1:30 – 3:30
Surrey Fleetwood Main Campus 素里总校 (P, K至十二年级)
16065 – 88 Avenue, Surrey（St. Matthew’s Elementary School）
Offline: 9:45 AM-12:00 PM (Saturday), 线下上课时间: 星期六 上午9:45-12:00 (Starts September 11st)
Online: 9:30 AM-11:30 AM (Saturday), 网课时间: 星期六 上午9:30-11:30 (Starts September 11st)
北岸新校区 North Shore Campus（北温 North Vancouver & 西温 West Vancouver）
1860 Sutherland Ave, North Vancouver (Sutherland Secondary School)
Times: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM (Thursday), 上课时间: 星期四 下午5:30 – 7:30
If you have any question, please call (询问电话):
Nola Young (楊校长) 604-782-9207 or 604-787-9207
NOTE: Here are the school calendars reflect the offline and online courses scheduled by school days and time between Jan 2022 to Jan 2023. 目前后冠毒(Post-COVID-19)疫情下，环球中文学校的网络中文课程已开始转为线下。除个别校区和课程，新学年2022-23也有线上和线下综合课程 。