We Prepare For Kindergarten

School Starts With Academic Curriculum & Classroom Skills

We Prepare For Kindergarten
We Prepare For Kindergarten

Preparing For Kindergarten Success Now

Children Get Ready For Their School Start With Academic Curriculum And Classroom Skills

Pre-K | 4 - 5 Years | Serving Greenville, New Bern, Morehead City, Ayden & Winterville, NC

Degreed Educators Prepare Your Little One For School

Highly qualified teachers with Early Childhood Education degrees nurture a passion for learning and equip your PreKindergartener with solid skills for academic success. Knowledgeable instructors use engaging sensory play, math activities tailored to your child’s developmental stage, and more to foster well-rounded school readiness.

Empower Their Skills With Learning Beyond Paper™

Your child participates in literacy-rich routines and STEAM-focused activities, closely aligning with a typical Kindergarten schedule. Through engaging morning meetings, literature readings, free-choice centers, and small-group activities, your pre-kindergartener learns to excel in a school environment, setting them up for success.
Empower Your Child With Learning Beyond Paper™
Music And Art Enrichments Enhance Daily Learning

Music & Art Enrichments Enhance Daily Learning

Engage your little learner in daily, captivating enrichment activities like music, art, and Spanish lessons. These experiences ignite their interests and reinforce their learning, fostering self-expression and enhancing their skills and friendships.

Pre-K Spanish Lessons

Building Good Manners & Fostering Independence

Compassionate teachers promote respect, foster healthy relationships, and nurture maturity through positive reinforcement. They instill manners, encourage autonomy, and build polite habits between your child and their peers through engaging activities that empower your little one to thrive.
Expect An Emphasis On Manners And Independence

Early Drop-Off? No Problem! Greenville & New Bern Locations Open At 6:00 a.m. & Our Other Locations Open at 6:30 a.m.

Clean, Safe, & Comfortable Spaces That Feel Like Home

Clean, Comfortable Spaces For Continuous Development

Give your child a clean, safe, and visually captivating space to learn, play, grow, and discover. A commitment to ongoing maintenance and enhancements ensures their environment stays in tip-top shape for continuous fun and development.

Safety Measures That Keep Your Child Safe

Your little one stays safe while in our care. CPR and first-aid trained staff and protective measures like security cameras, restricted access doors, and a private, fenced-in yard ensure their well-being from drop off to pick up.
Safety Measures That Keep Your Child Safe
The Epic Playground Is Your Child’s Favorite Place To Be

Outdoor Play Builds Balance & Coordination

Your pre-k student explores, plays, and learns every day with amazing playscapes that help build balance and coordination. They have several playground options with age-appropriate equipment, like a musical area, gym, treehouse, sandbox, and more, for endless outdoor adventures.

Yummy Home-Cooked Meals Included In Tuition

Your child enjoys healthy and delicious meals full of fruits and vegetables each day, keeping them fueled for learning. Plus, themes like Asian Day, Meatless Monday, Italian Day, Mexican Day, and All-American Day expand their taste buds from an early age!
Yummy Home-Cooked Meals Included In Tuition
Simply Natural Milk Is The Best Possible Choice

Simply Natural Milk Is The Best Possible Choice

Your little learner receives the essential nutrients to strengthen their immune system and maintain optimal health with Simply Natural Milk. Sourced locally, they enjoy our milk every day, offering you peace of mind and confidence in their milk consumption.

Stay Up-To-Date With Your Procare® Parent App

Streamline your childcare experience with the Procare® Parent App, simplifying check-ins, attendance tracking, and secure communication with teachers. Receive real-time updates and manage payments while enjoying intuitive features tailored for on-the-go parents.
Stay Updated Everyday With The Procare App

Teachers Are Both CPR And First Aid Certified, Which Gives You Peace Of Mind

frequently asked questions

Our teachers far surpass the necessary licensing and state requirements. Many of our teachers hold a degree in Education or their CDA. We offer several opportunities and scholarships for our teachers to continue their early childhood education.
To maintain nutrition standards, children cannot bring in food, unless for special occasions like birthdays.
  • Appropriate attire for outdoor activities
  • An extra set of clothing including underwear and socks

Sunshine Schools are closed in observance of the following holidays:

  • New Year’s Day
  • Martin Luther King Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Juneteenth
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Day after Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
  • Christmas
  • Winter Break

Note: Depending on the day Christmas falls we may be closed the entire week.

Sunshines Schools will close early at 3:00PM

  • 3rd Friday of each month for Staff Professional Development
  • Good Friday
  • Day before Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Eve
Yes, if your child outgrows clothes or books, feel free to drop them off.
Yes. For safety, jelly shoes, flip flops, slip-on sandals, and shiny bottom shoes aren’t appropriate for outdoor play. Please dress your child in tied, Velcro, or buckled rubber-bottom shoes.
Birthday parties are every Friday. Please give the teacher a two-day notice if you wish to celebrate. Only store-bought items can be brought, and we are a nut-free facility!
Yes! You’re welcome to visit anytime, share your talents with the class, and join field trips.

Yes!—Enroll in an Apprenticeship and be eligible for educational and other financial support! Pursue your degree at no cost while still working paid hours in our center. Plus, earn industry-recognized credentials, enjoy personalized coaching, and gain transferable credits toward your Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood!

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