Convenient Care Goes Beyond The Classroom

Our New Bern Center Is The Perfect Environment To Support Learning, Growth, & Safety

Convenient Care Goes Beyond The Classroom
Convenient Care Goes Beyond The Classroom

Convenient Care Beyond The Classroom

An Environment That Supports Learning, Growth, And Safety All Under One Roof

School Age | 5 - 12 Years | Serving New Bern, Morehead City, Ayden & Winterville, NC

Hey, Greenville Parents!

Enroll Your Child In Our School Age Program At Our Winterville Location

We Provide Transportation To & From Winterville!

Homework Help Supports Your Child's Daily Learning

Homework Help Supports Your Child's Daily Learning

Never worry if your child has the help they need to complete their homework assignments! They receive close guidance and assistance, ensuring they fully understand their learning.

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

Safety And Security For Your Peace Of Mind

Restricted access controls, a fenced-in yard, and security cameras help ensure your little one stays safe and secure. They focus on being a child, and you feel at ease throughout the day.

Safety And Security For Your Peace Of Mind
Keep Them Excited With An Amazing Natural Playscape

Keep Them Excited With An Amazing Natural Playscape

Give your child the gift of outdoor play with natural playscapes and exciting features like a music section, climbing gym, sandbox, play logs, and stumps, keeping them physically active and full of discovery.

Yes, We Offer Before & After School Transportation To Make Your Daily Routine Easier!

Healthy And Delicious Snacks For Happy Kids

We provide tasty snacks for your growing child every day. You never have to worry about them not getting enough nutrition; they stay fueled and full of energy. Exciting themes like Asian Day, Meatless Monday, Italian Day, Mexican Day, and All-American Day encourage them to try new, healthy foods.


A Local, Trusted Creamery That Keeps Them Healthy

Avoid processed and sometimes unhealthy milk for your child by introducing them to Simply Natural Creamery milk. This local milk has optimal nutritional value for the freshest and healthiest experience possible.

Constant Supervision That Supports Their Learning

Your little one excels in a safe, fun, and supervised environment. They learn and grow in a managed classroom with expert teachers who support every developmental area and help them build well-rounded skills.

Constant Supervision That Supports Their Virtual Learning

Teachers Are Both CPR & First Aid Certified For Your 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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Imagine Your Child's Future Full Of Sunshine!