Butterfly Afternoon Transitional Kindergarten (4 - 5 years old)

12:00 - 6:15 pm  Ratio 1:10

This is a afterschool class designed for TK children who missed kindergarten cutoff date.  Children enrolling to this class has to be 5 years old or older by 12/1/2017


  • 12:30-1:30 Drop off and eat lunch
  • 1:30 - 2:30 Rest or quiet reading or homework or worksheet
  • 2:30 - 3:00 Snack
  • 3:00 - 4:00 Chinese Lesson
  • 4:00 - 5:00 Outdoor Play
  • 5:00 - 6:15 Merge with Butterfly for center activities

Tuition $800 per month

San Mateo Preschool

Butterfly Class (4 - 5 years old) 8:00-6:15 pm

Ratio 1:10

In this class, we focus on kindergarten readiness.  We will help children to develop logical thinking, problem solving, and decision making skills.  In Mandarin, children will trace and start to write Chinese characters.  In Math, they will start to count and do simple addition.  And in English, they should start learning sight words and able to speak in front of adults.

Ladybug Class (3 - 4 years old) 8:00-6:15 pm

​Ratio 1:8

In this class, we focus on social and independence development, help your child explore and foster creativity.  In Mandarin, we introduce our first Chinese text book.  Children learn will trace Chinese characters and recite poems and rhymes.  In English, children will start learning phonics through zoo-phonics.

Caterpillar Class (2 - 3 years old) 8:00-6:00 pm

Ratio 1:6

In this class, we focus on children daily routine, help your child conquer separation anxiety, and participation in class.  Children learn Mandarin song, rhymes, and daily vocabulary  through interaction with teachers.

​Program and Classes

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