Ya Ya Circle Time

Ya Ya Preschool is...

  • A preschool that that is playful and nurturing for children to grow.

  • An environment where everyone speaks Mandarin and your child acquires the language like a native speaker.

  • A place with thousands of Chinese books for your child to read at their leisure.

  • A creative space where singing, making arts & craft, and doing experiments are the threads that weave the day together. 

All Ya Ya program options engage in the same rich curriculum, which is carefully designed and proven to work in any mixed age and language abilities classroom. The Ya Ya curriculum is structured in thematic units, rich with art, music, movement, drama, science, and plenty of hands-on projects that may be independent or collaborative. Click here to read more about the curriculum.

Please read below the different schedule options being offered. Each child will bring their home-packed snack and lunch.


5 Half-Day​

Meeting everyday gives the children a consistent learning routine! Half day class schedule ends after lunch time. After a full morning of curricular activities, the children enjoy their home packed lunch and bond with their peers and teachers over sharing a meal together!​

5 Full-Day​

The full-day program offers the most comprehensive Ya Ya curriculum and the children will get the most language benefits. In addition to the structured morning curriculum and lunch time, the full-day schedule also includes quiet rest time, and more afternoon activities that may include outdoor time, sensory explorations, games, and manipulatives that help them keep practicing their language and school skills. 

2 or 3 Full-Day​

The 2 or 3 full-day schedules are good options for some families who want a lighter schedule for their children. The days of attendance for 2 or 3 full-day schedules are fixed. This is to ensure that the same group of students follow the same curriculum progress.

2 full-day: Tue & Thu

3 full-day: Mon & Wed & Fri