Award-Winning Daycare & Preschool in Charlotte Carmel / Charlotte, NC
Educational Daycare & Preschool in Charlotte’s Carmel area
At Johnston and Carmel Roads
Educational Daycare & Preschool Near Me in Charlotte, NC
Welcome to the Sunshine House of Charlotte, NC in Carmel
Bright futures start here! For more than 45 years, The Sunshine House of Charlotte has been helping children build a solid educational and social foundation -- with all the fun of childhood mixed in. And we'd love to do the same for your child!
We do more than simply watch your children. Our early childhood educators implement a nationally-recognized, award-winning curriculum designed to ensure your child is prepared for success in school and in life!
Our NC 5-Star rated educational daycare, preschool, Pre-K & after-school programs focus on school readiness, social, emotional and intellectual development, and what every child needs -- love and care.
Get peace of mind your child is safe, learning, and having fun in a healthy, supportive environment at The Sunshine House of Charlotte. Contact us to schedule a tour today!
Charlotte, NC School Advantages
- NC 5-star school, the highest rating achievable!
- Small class sizes and lower teacher-to-child ratios
- Security cameras in all classrooms
- Photo & video mobile app updates
- Nationally-recognized curriculum
- School readiness, Spanish & literacy programs
- Summer adventure camp for kids aged 5-12
- Healthy meals, baby food & formula included in tuition
- Endhaven Elementary
- McAlpine Elementary
- Pineville Elementary
- Smithfield Elementary
- Soccer Shots
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- Infant Daycare (6 weeks - 1 year)
At The Sunshine House of Charlotte in Carmel, your baby will explore and learn in a nurturing, loving environment that provides the warmth and security your infant is used to receiving at home. In our infant daycare classroom, we utilize the primary caregiver system. A specific teacher will be your baby’s main caregiver and will work closely with you to provide consistency with your existing feeding, playing and sleeping schedules. While your baby is playing, your infant is also learning. Using our individualized Brain Connect Infant Curriculum, each week your caregiver will create a lesson plan for your baby, tailored to your child’s interests and development.
- Toddler Daycare (1 - 3 years)
In our toddler educational daycare program, your child will participate in fun learning activities and creative playtime that stimulates the mind and encourages exploration, while introducing structure and an established routine. When your toddler is developmentally ready to start potty-training, we’ll partner with you to create consistency from school to home. Our toddler daycare program helps your child build invaluable skills, such as language development, fine motor skills, analytical skills, positive self-image, creativity, increased attention span, communication and social integration.
- Early Preschool (2 - 3 years)
At this age, your child is discovering something new each day. Our Early Preschool program is uniquely created to respond to your child’s natural curiosity and interest in exploration, while providing the structure and support your child needs during this important transition from toddlerhood to preschool.
- Preschool (3 - 4 years)
Building a solid foundation in the academic skills needed for Kindergarten and beyond is important at this age. Our preschool classroom utilizes the nationally-recognized Creative Curriculum® and is focused on school readiness. Our early education specialists make learning science, math, language, social studies, music and art fun for your preschooler with engaging activities and fun experiences.
- Pre-K (4 - 5 years)
Our Pre-K program prepares your child for success in Kindergarten, and provides fun experiences in language, math, science, social studies, music and art. We build on your child’s interests to plan lessons that are both relevant and engaging. Interactive experiences and activities increase your child’s skills in language and literacy, executive function, cognitive development, creative expression, social and emotional development, and physical wellness.
- Before & After-School (5 - 12 years)
Your family needs a safe, supervised, fun environment for your child to begin and end the school day. And we’re here to help with your before and after-school childcare needs! Your student will join in fun, interactive arts, academic, technology, STEAM and fitness experiences with daily homework support. So while you’re at work, you can rest assured your child is safe, productive and having fun in our before and after school program!
- Summer Camp (4 -12 years)
Summer Camp at The Sunshine House means fun, friends and field trips! Each week of camp features an innovative new theme with exciting field trips, unique events, special guests and interactive activities your student will love. Junior summer camp is available for 4-year-olds.
- Spring Break & Winter Break Camps (5 - 12 years)
Whether it’s a school holiday, teacher workday, or spring or winter break, we are open and ready to keep your school-aged child engaged with brain-stimulating activities, exciting field trips, and unique experiences. We provide a safe and supervised learning environment full of fun activities!