YingHua International School

Tel: (609)375-8015
Grades: NS-8 | 154 students
Looking for more from your school? YingHua International School (YHIS) is the area’s oldest Chinese Immersion preschool, elementary school, and middle school.  YHIS is a candidate for International Baccalaureate World School and is accredited by the MSA-CESS.  Imagine your child on an amazing and ambitious journey in dual language education.
Chinese Immersion from pre-school to 8th grade teaches bilingual fluency and cross-cultural competency to prepare for an expanding global economy.  We accept students as young as 2.5 years old.  Mid-year entries are welcome.  No Chinese background is necessary for any age or grade level.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded 2007

Student Body

Total Students 154 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade YingHua International School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 14 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kristin Epstein
Admissions Associate Michelle Tan


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chorus, Cooking Club, Dance, Drama Club, Engineering & Technology Club, Enriched Art Class, Math League, Science Club, String Instrument Instruction, Yearbook Club Chorus, Cooking Club, Dance, Drama Club, Math League, Science Club, Yearbook Club, Engineering & Technology Club,
Enriched Art Class,
String Instrument Instruction,

School Notes:

  • Why do parents choose YHIS: English-Chinese Immersion School of Princeton?*Bilingual education results in superior academic achievement*Children have immense capacity to absorb languages*Chinese and NON Chinese families learn Chinese language*Highly Trained University educated YHIS teachers*Full and half day classes with optional before and after careYHIS’ inquiry-based classes are well-suited for all learning styles and abilities.  YHIS students come from all backgrounds and truly embrace equity among cultures and peoples. Not only do YingHua International School students become highly proficient in both English and Chinese, they develop positive cross-cultural attitudes while reaching a high level of academic achievement.  In addition, our young learners benefit cognitively, exhibiting greater nonverbal problem-solving abilities and more flexible thinking than their one-language peers.   YingHua International School students are well-prepared for any secondary school that they choose to attend.  They are known to be inquisitive, confident, and self-motivated.

Profile last updated: 10/29/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Wilberforce School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is French American School of Princeton (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is French American School of Princeton (1 miles away)
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    French American School of Princeton
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    Grades: NS-8 | 189 students
    1 miles
    75 Mapleton Rd
    Princeton, NJ 08540
  • Princeton Junction
    Wilberforce School
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    Grades: PK-12 | 172 students
    1.1 miles
    99 Clarksville Road
    Princeton Junction, NJ 08550
  • Princeton
    Grades: PK-K | 36 students
    1.8 miles
    1 Merwick Rd
    Princeton, NJ 08540
  • Monmouth Junction
    The Dow Jones Family Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 50 students
    1.8 miles
    890 Ridge Road
    Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
  • Princeton
    Knowledge Beginnings
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 51 students
    2.1 miles
    450 College Rd. East
    Princeton, NJ 08540

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