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Girls Varsity Cross Country Repeats as League Champions!

Athletic Director Hart Eddy exults, “HUGE CONGRATS ON AN EPIC SEASON!” as Girls Varsity Cross Country Firedragons repeat as SFAL Champs and Poppy B. ’23 and Liv A. ’25 win their individual races!

Nov 15, 2021

School Spotlight — Sean Mosconi

Sean Mosconi has deftly guided CAIS middle schoolers through the intense high school search process in the Bay Area and beyond, upholding our enviable tradition of fantastic high school placements.

Nov 05, 2021

CAIS Requiring Vaccination for ALL Ages 5+

As you no doubt know, the FDA recently gave emergency use authorization (EUA) to the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for 5- to 11-year old children.  Shortly after, the CDC recommended the vaccine for all eligible children.

Nov 05, 2021

Firedragon Alumni Inspiration

Firedragon Athletics Alumni legends and current Lick Tigers Spencer G. ’19 and Mackenzie G. ’20 dropped in on the CAIS cross country practice to share their perspective on Middle School Athletics and the transition to competing at an elite high school level.

Oct 27, 2021

CAIS Takes Ownership of the 19th Avenue Campus

It’s been years in the making—and it’s going to take a few more years of work to fully realize the dream—but today CAIS took an enormous step toward creating a forever home for Chinese immersion education as we transferred ownership of the 19th Avenue Campus at the closing with the Sisters of Mercy. After 40 years of making our home in rented and shared spaces, CAIS at last is taking ownership of a campus that is all our own and will house all of our programs, current AND future!

Oct 27, 2021

School Spotlight — Mami Takahara

Oct 22, 2021

School Spotlight — Julie Farrell

Oct 08, 2021

Shyu Laoshi Shares Expertise at CELIN Webinar

First Grade Chinese Teacher Jing-Tyng (Teresa) Shyu was invited to speak at webinar hosted by Chinese Early Language and Immersion Network (CELIN) held in October.

Oct 02, 2021

School Spotlight — Cindy Chiang

Sep 24, 2021

Mid-Autumn Festival — A Festival in Our Heart

In September we celebrate one of the most important festivals in Asian countries, 中秋节 (zhōng qiū jié), the Mid-Autumn Festival. When life threw us a curveball last year, our whole school demonstrated perseverance, courage and resilience by working hand in hand (though socially distanced, of course!) to respond to COVID regulations and requirements while supporting our students’ emotional well-being and offering them the best dual language education even in the face of such unprecedented circumstances.

Sep 21, 2021