San Juan del Sur Day School


More than Four Reasons for Recess

At play, a child “behaves above his daily behavior, … as though he were a head taller than himself.”  ~Lev Vygotsky As we witness the decline in recess, as well as outdoor play throughout preschool and elementary schools across the…

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Fauna at the Finca: 7 Awesome Animal Sightings

Did you know that San Juan del Sur Day School is located on a cloud farm? Finca las Nubes, as it’s aptly named in Spanish, is located a mere two kilometers from the beach and the heart of town. Yet,…

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Five Great Reasons to Send Your Children to San Juan del Sur Day School

Nicaragua attracts surfers, adventurers, beachgoers, backpackers and beyond. More recently, San Juan del Sur has also begun to draw families, as well.   The expansion of San Juan del Sur Day School has allowed numerous families to relocate to Nicaragua to explore…

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Camp October 2017 Coming Soon!

 The next campertunity will be during rainy season break – Rivas! Rivas! Rivas! – Monday October 16 – 20. This is a travel camp, so seats are limited. Please contact to reserve space for the whole week or a…

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Growth & Transformations

There is no better metaphor for the growth of a school than the planting of a tree.  It has been a tremendous year of growth and transformations for San Juan del Sur Day School.  In early 2014, Director Julie Speier planted…

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Lose your money for a great cause!

The new school building at Finca Las Nubes is coming along beautifully! Doors are set to open after the summer break on August 11. We are now raising money towards the purchase of a school bus in order to transport…

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