How to sign up a new account

You need to create an account first if you are new to HCCS, here are the procedures:

  1. Click "Sign up an new account" on the right side panel and submit an online application.
  2. Present or email to EC student's proof of birth date such as birth certificate, baptismal certificate, hospital certificate, or passport.
  3. Once EC confirmed the birth date, the new student‘s registration account will be activated.

If you have any questions, please email us at

How to register and submit payment

  1. Login your account from the right section of this page; you must accept our terms and conditions to continue.
  2. Once you are in the HCCS online registration system. Please click "Account Management" tab, then "Add a family member" to add your children into your account.
  3. Repeat step 2 until you add all your children into your account.
  4. Click the "registration" tab, then the "registration" tab below it, then select the children you want to register, then select the course. For Chinese course, if you need to textbook for your children, please make sure you check the "Need a textbook" checkbox, then you click the "register a class" button. Please note that if the class is full, you then cannot register this class.
  5. Repeat step 4 until all your children are registered.
  6. Click the "Invoice" tab in the 2nd row (the middle one), then click "Preview Invoice", after you see the draft invoice, you then can click "Generate invoice" button to generate your invoice. The newly generated invoice will appear as one new tab.
  7. Please write a check payable to "HCCS", with the invoice number and bring it to EC desk, or mail it to:

    Howard County Chinese School
    P.O.Box 1547
    Ellicott City, MD 21041