Welcome to Birmingham Chinese School 伯明罕中文學校 About Birmingham Chinese School (BCS) is a registered 501c3 nonprofit parent-volunteer Chinese language school serving communities in and around Birmingham, Alabama for over 25 years. We offer classes that combine language and cultural programs to give our students a comprehensive learning experience. For the Fall and the Spring semesters, regular school hours for the children’s classes are every Saturday morning from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm except for holiday weekends and special scheduled events.