Parents, Teachers and Students Association (PTSA)

Chinese School of Rochester PTSA is a parent volunteer organization affiliated with Chinese School based in Rochester, N.Y. CSR PTSA fosters and promotes students who are a part of Chinese School learning Chinese and participating in community service as lifelong activities. This organization coordinates and implements programs to support the education of students in Chinese School. We invite individuals of all ages and backgrounds who want to help our students and school. 

  • Promoting classes and programs for students of all ages held at Chinese School

  • Outreaching programs held throughout the community, in schools, hospitals, libraries, senior citizens centers, etc.

  • Organizing talks by visiting and/or regional speakers

  • Fundraising activities held in collaboration with Chinese School of Rochester

  • Volunteer opportunities for the PTSA along with day to day management and fundraising projects for students at appropriate age


The CSR PTSA promotes learning Chinese as a lifelong activity for people of all ages and backgrounds.This mission can be accomplished by maintaining a highly active network between parents, students and teachers that:

  • Offer a setting and forum in which parents, students, teachers and interested individuals can meet and exchange ideas

  • Assist Chinese School in offering educational programs relating to students of all ages. 

  • Provide occasions where students can exercise social skills at different levels outside of their classroom as volunteers

  • Reach out to the public through publications, media presentations, and exhibits to promote Chinese culture          

Yang Du, President

Yanyan Chen, Co-President

Education - School program enrichment, Membership, Parent Education
Jinlian Zhang

Resource & Development - School event pictures, Fundraising
Secretary - Minutes, Candidate election
Treasure - Budget, Reserve account
Communication & Publication - Website, E-news
Program Support - Cultural Activities, Visiting Speaker, Teacher Appreciation