How to Enroll at Jie Ming Elementary

  • Jie Ming Mandarin Immersion Academy is a tuition-free public magnet school offering grades K-5.  All families may submit a application for enrollment.

    If you live in Saint Paul, you can submit an application online.

    If you live outside of Saint Paul you may take advantage of open enrollment, please click here to submit a application. In addition you will have to fill out and submit a MN Open Enrollment Form, completed form may be either emailed to or faxed to 651-632-3704

    Additional questions on how to enroll to Jie Ming Mandarin Immersion Academy? Our staff is ready to assist you!

    • English: 651-632-3760
    • Espanol: 651-632-3751
    • Hmoob: 651-632-3706
    • Karen: 651-632-3716
    • Soomaali: 651-632-3709

    2024 - 2025 Enrollment 

    Welcome prospective families! If you are considering attending Jie Ming Mandarin Immersion Academy next year, there are a few ways you can find information about our school and programs:

    • Join us for the PreK-12 School Choice Fair on Saturday, December 9, 2023, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Saint Paul RiverCentre (175 Kellogg Boulevard West, St. Paul, MN 55102). Visit for information about free transportation to the Fair.
    • Attend our in-person open house scheduled for Thursday, January 16 at 10 am, 11:30 am, or 1:00 pm. You can find other January open house dates at
    • Watch our school video: Jie Ming Mandarin Immersion Academy 
    • Review the 2024-25 School Selection Guide. (Link to be updated.)
    • If you have specific questions about our school, call our office at 651-744-4770.

    When you are ready to apply, fill out an online application at priority deadline for PreK-12 applications is February 3, 2023. For questions on how to apply, please call the Student Placement Center at 651-632-3760 or email