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Mariposa Bilingual School

1879 2nd. Street, San Rafael, CA

Costimate: $408/wk

Mariposa Bilingual School is a Spanish language immersion program with the full educational benefits of a traditional preschool and is customized for children from 10 months to 5 years old. Mariposa offers a variety of flexible, year-round enrollment options to meet the individual needs and goals of children and their families. Our program was modeled after a highly successful, activity-based immersion program and perfected over many years through the experiences of thousands of students. Our goal is to help families open their children's minds to new cultures, embrace diversity, and fully prepare children to enter kindergarten.

Our teachers spend one-on-one time to help children learn language, math, science, social studies and music by incorporating games, art, music, dance, reading, writing, imaginative play, and other stimulating activities into the lessons. Whether at the art table with friends or singing and dancing on our stage, your child will have a wonderful time at Mariposa while learning Spanish.

Spanish Story-time
Saturdays 10:00 am - 10:30 am
For children 0-4 and their parent or caregiver.Talk,read and sing in Spanish.No registration required.Parents /caregivers are expected to stay with children during all story-time sessions.Free
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Go Happy Cab

369 B 3rd Street Ste. 526, San Rafael, CA

Starting at $40/hr

Getting kids, where they need to go can be a logistics hurdle each and every day, whether you are a school district or family.

Go Happy Cab LLC is a family-owned and operated transportation company that provides a suite of fee-based, transportation-related services for school children ages 5-17, for special needs and older adults, including escorted transportation, companionship, childcare, activity planning, and concierge services in Marin County California.

For over 20 years Go Happy Cab has been Marin County's "go-to" for kids transportation. The leader offering safe rides for Marin's schools and busy families who need help getting their kids to activities and appointments and servicing adults who require a little more attention when transportation is required.

Socially-responsible and committed, our local team is unified in its mission to transform transportation and care "with a smile". Creative and passionate about making an impact on the families we serve, our goal is to solve the safety and security issues with today's ride share services.

We have been fortunate to work with the friends and family who are part of our community. As longtime residents of Marin, we have a large circle of independent drivers who are dedicated to providing safe transportation for Marin's children.

Providing Happy Transportation is not only our slogan, it is our MISSION. We understand that transportation can be the difference between success and struggle, That's why we have been on a mission to provide Marin's families with a dependable way to get their loved ones where they need to be.

We don't just show up, we partner with families and engage wholeheartedly to create a happy transportation experience for the kids, families, schools, and organizations to empower the community we serve.

For anyone that needs a caring hand, we're here to help.

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FAQs for finding preschools in San Rafael

In 2021 what types of preschool can I find near me in San Rafael, CA?
There are two main types of preschool programs you can send your kids to in San Rafael, CA. The first is a full-time preschool program that usually works well for parents working full-time shifts. The second is a part-time preschool program where you can enroll your child for 2-3 days per week and typically choose between a morning or afternoon shift. A part-time preschool can be a great option if you want to ease the transition of this new learning experience for your child. You can also check your options in San Rafael, CA for traditional preschool centers, or private home-based preschools.
What should I look for in a good preschool program in San Rafael, CA?
When you begin looking for preschools in San Rafael, CA ask about the ratio of learning time to supervised play time so you can get a good sense of whether you believe your child's needs will be met. From there, ask about what a typical day consists of, what the safety protocols are and how discipline will be handled. Also, make sure to check directly with the preschool for information about their local licensing and credentials in San Rafael, CA.
How can I find a preschool near me in San Rafael, CA?
There are currently 53 preschools in San Rafael, CA on and you can filter these local results by distance from your zip code. From there, you can compare between preschool programs by traditional facility-based preschools and private, in-home preschools. Be sure to check reviews from other families in San Rafael, CA who have previously sent their kids to any of the preschools you are interested in.