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A Well-Rounded After-School Program
Thrive
features a well-rounded program which emphasizes the importance of the balance between academic achievements as well as social-emotional development.

Who should attend?
Students whose executive functions* are still developing and would be benefited from a well-structured routine with programs that promote social-emotional development, in addition to academic enrichment. Executive Functions include: response inhibition, working memory, emotional control, sustained attention, task initiation, prioritization, organization, time management, goal-directed persistence, flexibility, meta-cognition

Offerings

  1. Academic Coaching, which trains work habits and organization skills, assists homework completion, and checks quality
  2. Guided learning offers a structured supplemental academic enrichment curriculum
  3. Include one specialized program based on assessment
  4. Include enrichment subjects: science, art, social studies and technology
  5. Chinese Program as a free embedded option

Terms and Schedule
1. Yearly term with monthly payment
2. Hours: program runs from 3:30 to 5:45 p.m. with pre- and post-program extended care (all included in the monthly fee)

Fee Schedule for 2015-16
Registration: $65 annual, waived for siblings
Monthly Fees:

K-G4

5 days/week

4 days/week

3 days/week

Tuition

$583

$537

$472

Transportation*

$160

$140.5

$122.5

(* Montclaire, West Valley, Stevens Creek, Foothill, Argonaut: 5 days: $182, 4 days: $165, 3 days: $145)

Material Fee:
$135 per school year (plus $25 for Chinese textbooks)

Extended Day: $30 per day

Special Min. Day:
$12.50 per day (e.g. parent-teacher conference days)

Special Pick-up: Varies, pls. talk to director

Late Pick-up or: $9.00 after 6:30 p.m

Early Drop-off: $14.50 after 6:45 p.m., $1.00/minute after 7:00 p.m.

Late Monthly Payment:
1. $25 if not paid on or before the 4th of the month
2. $55 if not paid on or before the 15th of the month

Thrive K-G2 Sample Schedule

Monday – Thursday

Friday

2:30-3:30

Transportation, Student Check-in, Snack Recess

3:30-4:00

Homework

Cross-Curriculum Theme Based Projects

4:00-4:15

Executive Training thru Friendship Games

4:15-4:50

Guided Learning or Chinese Option

4:50-5:05

Recess

5:05-5:45

General Enrichment:
Hands-on-Science, Technology, Social Studies, Arts & Crafts, communication, or Chinese through Art-Science-Technology
Optional Specialized Enrichment:
Art, music, sports, and chess, etc.

Movie of the Week /
Board Games

5:45-6:30

Extended Care

 

Thrive G3-4 Sample Schedule

Monday – Thursday

Friday

2:30-3:30

Transportation, Student Check-in, Snack Recess

3:30-4:00

Homework

Cross-Curriculum Theme Based Projects

4:00-4:15

Executive Training thru Friendship Games

4:15-4:50

Homework / Guided Learning

4:50-5:05

Recess

5:05-5:45

Guided Learning or Chinese Option

Movie of the Week /

Board Games

5:45-6:30

Extended Care