Greetings Sunshine Family,

This coming week will be Week 6 of our Summer Program. The theme will be Astronomy! Students will spend their days learning about our solar system, planets, space travel, and more! Below you will find some other reminders and information to help your week go by smoothly! Thank you for your cooperation and staying updated with the Sunshine Newsletter!




*Sunshine School Spirit Days*
Sunshine will have a different Spirit Day each Friday of Summer! We encourage students to get festive this summer with their friends and teachers. Students can dress up according to the theme each Friday. 

  1. Disney Day on Friday, July 21st
    Out of all the disney characters to choose from, which one will you come dressed as?!
  2. Sports Day on Friday, July 28th
    Show us all who your favorite sports team is by wearing your gear today! Jerseys are welcome!
  3. Twin Day on Friday, August 4th
    Choose a friend (or a teacher!) to twin with on your last day in our summer program!
                                                            Field Trip Information


  • This week's field trip is to NASA. Please, arrive before 9:15 AM on your child's field trip day.

  • For your child's field trip day, parents, please remember to have students wear their yellow sunshine t-shirt and bring a bag lunch (in a disposable bag, to make it easy on children during the field trip). If students do not wear their sunshine t-shirt or bring a bag lunch, they will not be able to go on the field trip. 

  • Field Trip Policy - If a student misbehaves during their field trip, he or she is not allowed to attend the next week's field trip as a consequence. 


Tuition is Due
Our Tuition Deadline for the July Payment was Friday, June 30th! For new students who have not paid July Tuition, please stop by the Sunshine Office on your first day of the program to pay your account balance. Thank you for your cooperation! 

Week 8 Field Trip Update
For Week 8, we have updated the field trip to an On-Site Carnival for our school. Our Week 8 field trip will not be to Alum Rock Park, due to some safety concerns in the park. The carnival will be on Friday, August 4th from 3:00 - 6:00 PM. We also invite all summer students (even if not enrolled in Week 8) to come have fun and enjoy some treats provided by the school on the last day of our summer program. Parents are welcome! 

Morning Class Schedule for Soccer & Zumba

Additional Dance Club Schedule for this Week


Student Allergy Information
Parent's please list any ALLERGIES (food or medicine) when you sign in your child on their first day of Sunshine Summer Program. There will be an information sheet for you to list any allergies that your child may have.


Admission Packages
If parents have not completed the Sunshine School Admissions Package (Admissions Agreement, Emergency Information, Health History, Playground Release, Consent for Emergency Care, etc.), please complete and submit the package to your lead teacher or the office as soon as possible.  

Early Bird Special Gifts
For parents who registered before the Early Bird Special Deadlines, your children will receive their bonus items on their first day in the Sunshine Summer Program. 

Extracurricular Classes & Updated Chinese Class Schedule
Soccer and Zumba Classes started on Wednesday, June 14th (there are no classes on the first two days of summer program). All other extracurricular classes began the week of June 26th. Extracurricular Class sign-up closed on Friday, June 16th. Parents may view the extracurricular class roster and the updated Chinese Class Schedule here - Extracurricular Class Roster.

Lost & Found 
Lost and found items are located in the Sunshine Office (Room #28, between the Kindergarten Classes). We encourage parents to label all items (clothing, water bottle, cups and bowls, etc.) that your children bring to school with their names. 

Items to Bring to School Everyday
Just a quick reminder, please pack these items for your children EVERYDAY -

  • Water Bottle 
  • Sun Block and a Hat
  • 2 Sets of Cups and Bowls
    Plastic is preferred. Please, no glass or ceramic bowls/cups. Thank you! 


August 7th - 16th at Turlock Location
Our full-day program from Monday, August 7th to Wednesday, August 16th at our Turlock Location (1363 Turlock Lane, San Jose) is almost full! The cost is $320 for all eight days or $50 per day. If you would like to enroll your child, please stop by the office to sign-up and pay as soon as possible! 

                                    Sunshine After School Program

Enroll Now
The Sunshine After School Program is now enrolling for the 2017 - 2018 school year. Parents may find information on our website,
If you are interested in enrolling your child, please call us at (408) 839-8366 or visit our Temporary Office located in Toyon Elementary School (995 Bard Street, San Jose, 95127)! 

First Day of the After School Program
The first day of the after school program will be Thursday, August 17th

Daily Schedules
Parents may find the after school daily schedules here: After School Program Daily Schedule.

Transportation Reminder
If your child needs transportation, please contact the Turlock Office (408-839-8366). We will need the following information: school name, first day of school, classroom number, and pick-up time. Sunshine drivers will wear yellow Sunshine t-shirts to pick-up students. Parents need to inform the schools & teachers that Sunshine will be responsible for picking up your child.

                                             Parent's Homework 


                                                Staff Birthdays

 Happy birthday to all our July babies. Wish your teachers a wonderful birthday when you see them this month!

  • July 18               >    Ms. Jenna (Summer Program)  
  • July 18               >    Mr. Yeh (Halgrim Location)  
  • July 23               >    Ms. Natalie Y. (Summer Program)  


                                                 Sunshine School 
                                                                      Preschool: (408) 272-0368
                                                                  After School: (408) 839-8366 

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