Guten tag, welcome and hello! Thank you for your interest in KinderHaus. We are a small preschool with an important mission: To cultivate your child’s intellectual and social growth while developing his/her language skills and cultural awareness. KinderHaus provides San Francisco with a program geared to empower children to speak confidently and discover their worlds in German. Our curriculum is rooted in a free-playLearn more
Willkommen!Kinderhaus is San Francisco's only preschool with a German immersion program.
Our program is based on child-initiated activities and focuses on the German language and German-speaking cultures while incorporating American and English stories, songs, and customs.
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Rose Shannon – Director Rose has been a preschool teacher and director in and around San Francisco for almost thirty years. She received her Multiple Subjects with an emphasis in ECE in 2001, and has worked in many different school settings, and with many different communities since then, but her love for the work of early childhood education is always the most important part of every job she ever had.Learn more
KinderHaus offers a full-year German Immersion program that runs from mid-August through the end of July. APPLICATION PROCESS KinderHaus accepts applications throughout the year. Completed applications submitted by February 1, 2017 will be considered for admission for Fall 2017. Applications submitted after February 1, or students who are not initially accepted into the program, are placed on a waiting list for openings that mayLearn more