Greetings Sunshine Family,

As we wrap up the year, we would like to wish you all a wonderful holiday season. There will be many exciting winter festivities coming up. For one, Sunshine School will be hosting our Annual Christmas Potlucks this month (details can be found below). We hope to see all your smiling faces there! Thank you for staying updated with our newletter and have a great month!



Preschool Christmas Potluck
The Christmas Potluck for all preschool locations will be on Friday, December 13th at 4:30 PM in the Ruskin Elementary School Multipurpose Room. 

Sunshine School will be CLOSED from December 24th through January 1st for Winter Break. We will be back in session on Thursday, January 2nd.



                                                            After School Program

December Calendar


Tuition is due by the 1st of every month. Parents may check their balance online at Please, pay the amount owed by December 10th or a late fee of 10% will apply. Thank you for your cooperation.


Christmas Potlucks (December 5th & 6th)
Sunshine invites you all to join friends and family in the festivities at our Sunshine After School Christmas Potlucks! Please sign-up to bring a dish with your lead teacher. Parents are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes early to set up their dishes. Get ready for a night of fun!

  • Come celebrate with our kindergarten and first grade students on Thursday, December 5th at 5:00 PM in the Ruskin Multipurpose Room. We also encourage siblings of kindergarten and first grade students to attend the potluck on Thursday. 
  • Come celebrate with our 2nd to 8th graders on Friday, December 6th at 5:00 PM in the Ruskin Multipurpose Room.

Extracurricular Class Reminders

  • For 2019, the last week of extracurricular classes will be the week of December 9th - 13th.
  • There will be make-up classes on December 16th for the following classes: 
    • Chinese Painting
    • Music
    • Yoga
  • Parents should receive a sign up form later this week for Extracurricular Classes Sign-Up for 2020. Please return these forms with payment by Wednesday, December 18th in order to guarantee a space in the classes. 
  • Extracurricular classes for Spring of 2020 can be viewed here: Extracurricular Classes Sign-Up Sheet

Holidays & Full Day Program 
Sunshine School will be CLOSED from December 24th through January 1st for Winter Break. Sunshine School will be OPEN on the following days: December 23rd and January 2nd - 3rd from 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM.  If you need care for these days, please sign-up and pay in the office to save your child's spot. 

                                            Parent's Homework 


                                                Staff Birthdays

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

  • December 2       >    Mrs. Helen Sun (Vinci Park Location)  
  • December 11     >    Mrs. Jing (Sierra Location)  
  • December 11     >    Ms. Diana K. (Sierra Location)  
  • December 19     >    Mrs. Sarah (All Locations)
  • December 19     >    Mrs. Luo (All Locations)
  • December 27     >    Mrs. Lily (Halgrim Location)
  • December 31     >    Mr. Andrew (Turlock & Ruskin Locations)
  • December 31     >    Ms. Lili (Turlock & Ruskin Locations)


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