Yu Ming Snapshot

In Mandarin Chinese, “Yu Ming” translates into “nurturing the future.” It evokes clarity of vision and suggests openness towards tomorrow. Yu Ming Charter School aims to create engaged citizens and thoughtful leaders of the 21st century global community.

  • Kindergarten through 8th grade public Mandarin immersion school
  • Opened in August 2011
  • Serving Kindergarten through 6th grade in 2016-17
  • Full enrollment of 450 students in 2018
  • Centrally located in Oakland, Alameda County with 2 school sites, 1.5 blocks apart
  • Open to all residents of California
  • Non-profit 501(c)3 organization
  • Tuition-free

Main school site (K-4th Grade):  1086 Alcatraz Avenue, Oakland CA 94608   510-452-2063

Herzog school site (5th-6th Grade):  6232 Herzog Street, Oakland CA 94608  510-922-8631

Email: office@yumingschool.org