Windrush School 1800 Elm St, El Cerrito, CA94530 Windrush School is a K-8 private school located on expansive 4-acre grounds that once housed the Chung Mei Home, an…More orphanage for Chinese boys founded in 1923. Windrush was established in 1976. It describes its orientation as progressive and seeks to encourage love of learning, self-discovery, leaderhip, community service and respect for others, among other qualities. The historic building housing Windrush's offices and elementary school features Chinese-influenced architectural elements, and, according to the school, the library/middle school building, completed in 2008, is one of only four school buildings in the nation to have a LEED Platinum rating. The school also has an art studio.