Education for a bright future

A tuition-free public school transforming public education

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.

Our Story

Board Meetings & Compliance

The Board Development Committee is meeting on Thursday, Jan 14, at 2:00pm. Here is the agenda.

The next Board of Directors meeting agenda is typically 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.

Yu Ming’s COVID Operations Written Report was approved on June 18, 2020.
Yu Ming’s Reopening Plan was presented to the Board on December 10, 2020.
The school’s most recent LCAP is accessible at this link.

For more information on Yu Ming’s Board and school compliance, please visit the Board & Accountability page.

El Comité de Desarrollo de la Junta se reunirá el jueves 14 de enero a las 2:00 pm. Aquí está la agenda.

Por lo general, 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.

El Informe Escrito de Operaciones COVID-19 de Yu Ming fue aprobado por la Junta el 18 de junio de 2020.
El plan de reapertura de Yu Ming fue presentado a la Junta el 10 de diciembre de 2020.
El LCAP más reciente de Yu Ming está disponible en este enlace.

Para obtener más información sobre el cumplimiento de la junta y la escuela de Yu Ming, visite la página Junta y Responsabilidad.