Children's Sunflower House & Garden

5.0 4 Reviews

Daycare in San Francisco

Sunset District

Licensed family childcare located in a Sunset district home with a beautiful backyard garden. Utilizes a nature based program with a seasonal curriculum. Children spend 3 hours outside and enjoy puppet play lessons every day in the garden. Most children are part-time and transitions are handled thoughtfully.

  • Age Range

    18 mo - 5 yr

  • Potty Training

    Not Required

  • Cost

  • Hours

    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Calendar

    Full Year

  • Schedules

    Drop In, Part Time

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Program Details

  • Teacher:child ratio is 1:6.
  • There is no television or other screen time.
  • All meals and snacks are provided.
  • Home to a lush outdoor garden which children are encouraged to nurture.
  • Half-day and full-day programs available.

Enrollment

Parents are welcome to reserve a Family Garden Visit to meet with teacher Lin and share a tea while touring the outdoor program space. An enrollment packet will be offered at the visit. Family Garden Visits are offered weeknights at 5:30 pm and may be requested on the website contact page.

★★★★★

While my first child had a nanny throughout toddlerhood until preschool, my second moved on to Teacher Lin's care once he was 18months old. The only drawback of our experience is that my oldest missed out on it! I wish I had known Teacher Lin and her program back then. The care she provides enriches my son daily and, in turn, enriches our family. As others have described, she has an amazi... More

★★★★★

My son attended this school for about two years, and now my daughter has been there for about 1-1/2 years. We absolutely love Teacher Lin and her Waldorf-inspired program. The outdoor garden space and time spent out there are invaluable. So cute to see that the little ones all have their little jobs and tasks to do. Busy, busy, busy. The indoor space is also quite nice, with lots of wood t... More

★★★★★

My daughter has been attending this program for the last year and it has been a wonderful experience! We have been so impressed with all aspects of this school. The garden space is beautifully and thoughtfully constructed to give children a chance to fully engage, explore, and learn. Teacher Lin is an incredible educator who possesses so much knowledge, wisdom, and love for the children. My ... More

★★★★★

This is an incredible program that I dearly miss since my daughter graduated! My daughter went from age 2, and it was such a joy to see her develop her social and emotional skills here. Teacher Lin is always so loving, kind and thoughtful when talking to the children and parents alike. She and the children would sing songs, have puppet shows, roam around the garden, seed and harvest plants. And... More

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