Preparation for a Global Future

Yinghua Academy is the only full immersion Mandarin Chinese K-8 school in Minneapolis. It opened in 2006 as the first public charter Chinese immersion school in the U.S. and the first Chinese immersion school in the Midwest. Yinghua continues to be a national leader, offering an international perspective and outstanding results.

新闻 | News & Events

Yinghua Response to COVID-19

Yinghua reviews its Covid-19 prevention measures daily and posts updates here as needed. Practices are based on the latest recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and the Minnesota Department of Health.  

Notices sent to families via email and newsletter also will be posted here on the Yinghua homepage. If you need to contact the school, use, rather than the phone number.

April 2, 2020 Updates

Teachers’ Office Hours, Fridays, 9-11:00 a.m.

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Summer Camp at Yinghua

Chinese! Yinghua’s two-week Chinese Immersion Summer Camp is for students entering kindergarten through sixth grade. Register by May 8 to receive the early bird rate of $425. Camp is on weekdays, July 20 through July 31, 8 a.m. to 12-noon.

Fencing! Coach Dong-Ying Pai invites students in grades two through five to Yinghua Fencing Camp. Join us at Yinghua this summer to have fun learning the fast, elegant, and safe sport of fencing! Note: This camp is taught in Chinese! Sign Up for Fencing Camp.