Create an account in Ravenna to access the YCIS application. Use this account to complete your application, supply documentation, register for events, track the progress of your application and view the admissions decision.
The interview helps to ensure a “good fit” — that the child is ready for the type of dual language learning environment he or she will experience at YCIS, and that the YCIS program will meet the learning needs of the child. Some children may be asked to attend a second interview before a decision on admission is made.
Kindergarten assessments are small group sessions with activities led by Kindergarten teachers in both English and Mandarin. They are designed to be fun for children.
Shadow Day (Grades 1-8):
Applicants for Grades 1-8 are invited to attend a Shadow Day. During a shadow day, the applicant will enjoy a day at school with their grade level cohort and participate in regular classroom lessons. Additional assessments in math, English or Mandarin may be required.