Welcome to Sunshine Academy

Sunshine Academy provides a safe stimulating environment in which children can grow and develop with the nurturing support and guidance of teachers, staff, and parents. We are committed to providing the highest quality care and the best early education to the children and families we serve.

Quality Education

Our classrooms are tailored to your child’s age group and designed to promote all aspects of childhood development.

Private Outdoor Playground

Sunshine Park, located at 210 Harvard Street, was built by Sunshine Academy in 2016 to provide a private, safe and age-appropriate outdoor play area for all our classrooms.

Now Enrolling

Now Enrolling all age groups - Infants, Toddlers, Preschool and PreK - for July and September 2019. Contact us for a tour!

Fresh Meals

From toddlers up to Pre-K, we are proud to offer a catered hot lunch and two snacks daily. Food is prepared fresh every day and completely free of nuts and trans fats.

"We've been thrilled with Sunshine Academy. The diversity of its teachers and students, its wide array of academic and extracurricular programs, and its emphasis on friendship and cooperation have all created the ideal environment for our son to grow, learn, and become a confident and happy little boy."



Coolidge Corner North

302 Harvard Street
Brookline, MA 02446
(617) 232-6600

Coolidge Corner South

164 Harvard Street
Brookline, MA 02446
(617) 264-4404

Washington Square

1658 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02445
(617) 734-5250


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November 2019 Newsletter - Early Mathematics, Much More than Counting

Young children actively engage in exploring math concepts as early as infancy. Research conducted by Elizabeth Spelke at the Harvard Laboratory for Developmental Studies demonstrates that children as young as six months can distinguish quantities as they observe objects around them. Some studies suggest that even newborns have number sense (www.mathematicalbrain.com/reviews.html). As children engage with

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November 2019 Newsletter - NAEYC Re-Accreditation Achieved!

We are very proud to announce that we received our re-accreditation report from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) in October, and it showed that our assessors passed us on each of the ten standards and gave us a perfect score (100%+) on five of the standards (relationships, curriculum, family engagement,

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October 2019 Newsletter - Protecting All of Our Children from Illness

As flu season begins, please review our illness policies (Parent Handbook, page 31) and note that we will send home any child with a fever, diarrhea, unexplained rash or other symptoms at the discretion of the director. Children must remain home for a full school day fever-free without the aid of medications and must no

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