Welcome to CAIS!

Founded in 1981, CAIS is an independent Pre-Kindergarten through eighth grade co-ed Chinese English dual language immersion school. We are located in the Hayes Valley neighborhood of San Francisco and span across two campuses.


Nicholas, Theo, and Darwin getting ready to rehearse for Turandot

On the Big Stage

September 18, 2017   Earlier this month, CAIS fifth graders went on a field trip to attend a dress rehearsal of...
Summer Campers Have a Blast

Playing with Chinese

July 13, 2017 Wang Laoshi shares a video she made of students doing fun activities, playing games and designing...
Graduation 2017