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 Re-open with Full-Day Kindergarten!

All Sunshine Academy locations are now open again.  Now Enrolling all age groups - Infants, Toddlers, Preschool, PreK and Kindergarten.  Contact us for a tour!

Now Re-open with Full-Day Kindergarten!

All Sunshine Academy locations are now open again.  Now Enrolling all age groups - Infants, Toddlers, Preschool, PreK and Kindergarten.  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."

-Susan

Locations

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

Newsletters

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November 2020 Newsletter: Supporting Children’s Socio-Emotional Skills

   Children develop the basics of socio-emotional learning in their earliest years. How the adults around them act among themselves and interact with them strongly influences their sense of trust, self-esteem, confidence, friendliness, persistence, patience, and ability to recognize and manage their emotions. Strategies that have a positive influence on socio-emotional learning include the following:

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September 2020: Sunshine Kindergarten to Start Sept 16

We are pleased to announce that we are opening a kindergarten classroom at Sunshine Academy North to accommodate 10 children.  The teachers are Haley Bettinson, who is licensed to teach Pre-K through grade 2 in Massachusetts and has three years of experience teaching in the public schools, as well as Tessa Hansen, who has worked

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March 2020 Newsletter: Spring Nature Programs for Families

Welcome Spring with your child at any of these amazing nature programs being offered in the Greater Boston area. You can learn how maple syrup is made at any of three events on Saturday, March 7.  From 8:45 am to 1 pm, Drumlin Farm sponsors a Sap to Syrup Farmers Breakfast (massaudubon.org).  From 10 am