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 Recognition 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.
The Board’s Finance Committee is meeting on Wednesday, May 27, at 10:00 am. The Board’s Education Committee is meeting on Wednesday, May 27, at 3:00 pm. Here are the meeting materials.
The next Board meeting agenda is accessible at this link. The Yu Ming Board of Directors is holding a special meeting on Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 4:30 pm.
Due to the shelter-in-place order, all meetings are currently virtual only. Video conference and phone information is available on meeting agendas.
For more information on the Board and other meetings, please visit the Board & Accountability page.