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.


Volunteer of the Year Award Winner Helene Kocher

Honoring Parent Volunteers

May 23, 2018 While setting up for the annual Parent Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast, the unseasonable cold...
Messy Art Day 2018

Getting INTO Their Art

May 15, 2018 Started several years ago by art teacher Lisa Ostapinski, Messy Art Day is a beloved Pre-K...