Before School Programs

Morning care is offered onsite (beginning at 8:00am) by the Excel YMCA Chinatown Team who have long run the after-school program at Yick Wo.

After-School Programs


The Chinatown YMCA runs an on-site program at Yick Wo (3:30pm-6:30pm) Click HERE for more information on ExCEL.


  • Many Yick Wo families utilize the After School Academy at the Tel-Hi Neighborhood Center (3:30pm-6pm). Tel-Hi staff come to Yick Wo at dismissal and walk the kids to the Tel-Hi Community center located at 660 Lombard Street. Have any other questions? Please contact Josh Feierstein, Program Director at or you can call him at (415) 421-6443 X 30 or check out their website.

  • Salesians Boys and Girls Club retrieves students (from 3rd grade and up) from Yick Wo at the end of the school day and transports them via school bus to Club, located at 680 Filbert Street in North Beach. For more information visit:

After School Enrichment classes

Enrollment opens on Wednesday 8/28, at 5pm. You can PREVIEW the fall schedule here.


  1. If your child attends TEL-HI or SALESIANS, you’ll need to be responsible for getting him/her back to these offsite programs after enrichment class ends.

  2. Scholarships are available! Please pick up and complete a scholarship application with Ms. Susanna at the school office no later than Wednesday September 11.

  3. After School Enrichment FAQs


Instructions on how to book classes using Homeroom, which is simple and easy. Use the chat box should you need any help during the sign-up/enrollment process.

Get your kids singing, moving and groovin!