Welcome to Yu Ming, the first K-8 Mandarin
immersion charter school in California!
We are a diverse, joyful and caring community where students are inspired and engaged by learning experiences that are purposeful, rigorous, and personalized.
A tuition-free public school open to all residents of California
Top performing elementary and middle school in the district, county, and state
Students graduate bilingual and biliterate in Mandarin Chinese and English
State and National Recognitions for Yu Ming
Yu Ming Charter School is a 2019 National Blue Ribbon School and a 2020 California Distinguished School. School ranking and review website Niche released their 2020 Best Schools in America rankings last summer, ranking Yu Ming as #1 in Best Charter Elementary School in California and #1 in Best Charter Middle School in California. Our school is proud of these state and national recognitions, not only for our young global scholars, but for our exemplary staff and teachers, and dedicated supporters. We believe it is our diverse, multi-lingual, compassionate, and connected community that is the key to our success. Go dragons!
The Yu Ming Difference
At Yu Ming, we unlock each student’s unique potential and nurture the necessary skills, mindsets, and values to make a positive impact in the world, by anchoring our model on four pillars.
COVID Safety at Yu Ming
- Yu Ming Reopening Plan | January 29, 2021
- COVID-19 School Guidance Checklist | January 29, 2021
- 2020-21 Yu Ming Comprehensive School Safety Plan | January 27, 2021
- 2020-21 Yu Ming Learning Continuity and Attendance Plan | August 25, 2020
- COVID Operations Written Report | June 18, 2020
Board Meetings & Compliance
The Board is holding a retreat on Tuesday, July 20, at 4:00pm. The agenda is accessible here.
The next Board of Directors meeting agenda is accessible at this link, 72 hours in advance for regular meetings, 24 hours in advance for special meetings. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, all meetings are currently virtual only. Video conference and phone information is available on meeting agendas.
For more information on Yu Ming’s Board and school compliance, please visit the Board & Accountability page.
La Junta se reunirá el martes 20 de julio, a las 4:00pm. Aquí está la agenda.
Se puede acceder a la agenda de la próxima reunión de la Junta en este enlace, con 72 horas de anticipación para las reuniones regulares, 24 horas antes para las reuniones especiales. Debido a la pandemia de coronavirus, todas las reuniones son actualmente solo virtuales. La videoconferencia y la información telefónica están disponibles en las agendas de las reuniones.
Para obtener más información sobre el cumplimiento de la junta y la escuela de Yu Ming, visite la página Junta y Responsabilidad.