Welcome

Yick Wo Elementary School is a public school serving the North Beach, Russian Hill and Chinatown neighborhoods in San Francisco. The school, located on Lombard and Jones Streets, is home to some 250 local children of diverse cultural and economic backgrounds.


Besides a rich academic program, the school offers enrichment programs including an Orff music program, Dance in the Schools with the S.F. Ballet, Outdoor Education, and classes in art, performing arts (opera, musical instruments), physical education, and poetry. Extra curricular activities include the Yick Wo Chess Club and Newspaper Club.

We welcome you to take a look at our test scores and ethnic diversity at our San Francisco Unified School District web page. Here's what Great Schools has to say about us.

You can also stay up to date with the latest Yick Wo news on our Facebook Page.

If you’re a Yick Wo parent, be sure to join our Yahoo Group. (If you’re having trouble joining, send an email to info(a)yickwo.org to sign up.)