Mrs. Grace / Yin Laoshi

Interim Principal

Grace Yin joined the NWCA teaching team in 2014 where she worked with our preschool students.  She taught our third grade students the following two years and will be our Interim Principal  this year.  Grace has a B.A. in Education and English and has earned an advanced level teaching certificate and a certificate of Mandarin Proficiency for teaching in China.  She has 14 years of experience working in education field. She was a classroom teacher for many years. While in Nanjing, China, she served as Director of Education at two educational facilities. She worked for Rosetta Stone as a Chinese Linguist when she first came to the US. She started her career as a Chinese immersion teacher since her family moved to Oregon in 2009. She is excitedly prepared to devote her experience and passion to our school and students for another better year.