YingHua International School

5.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
Tel: (609)375-8015
25 Laurel Avenue, Kingston, NJ 08528
Princeton, NJ 08528
  • 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 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.: 30%
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 care
  • YHIS` 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.

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  7/12/2017
My daughter has been part of the Chinese afterschool program at YingHua for the last four years and she is been learning Chinese in a safe and academically excellent environment. I believe her knowledge of Chinese will be key to her future and YingHua's afterschool Chinese program is the right place to learn it.
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5  7/12/2017
The IB curriculum, the opportunity for our child to learn and speak Chinese, the highly skilled and attentive teachers and the responsiveness of the school administration have combined to make us very happy YHIS parents. We highly recommend this school.
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5  8/16/2016
I have been a YHIS parent since 2008 with three children attending. We have been very pleased with the school's curriculum (IB inquiry based combined with dual language immmersion), strong, attentive teachers and manageable class sizes.
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