Award-Winning Daycare & Preschool in Decatur, GA Sunshine House of Decatur, GA at Dekalb Medical
NAEYC-Accredited Educational Childcare & Preschool in Decatur, GA
Open to the Public; Located at Dekalb Medical
Nationally-Accredited Daycare & Preschool Near Me in Decatur
Welcome to the Sunshine House of Decatur, GA, located on Winn Way at Dekalb Medical!
Bright futures start here! For more than 45 years, The Sunshine House of Decatur, GA 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 top-rated educational daycare, preschool, GA Pre-K & summer camp 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 Sunshine House of Decatur, GA. Contact us to schedule a tour and explore our programs today!
Decatur, GA School Features
- Located at Dekalb Medical; open to the public
- NAEYC Accredited
- Cameras in all classrooms
- Photo & video app updates
- Nationally-recognized curriculum
- School readiness, literacy & Spanish programs
- Georgia Pre-K classes
- Summer adventure camp for kids aged 5-12
- Fresh, healthy meals and snacks included in tuition
Explore Top Daycare Programs Near Me
- Infant Daycare (6 weeks - 1 year)
At The Sunshine House of Decatur, GA, your baby will explore and learn in a nurturing, loving environment. 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 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. The Early Preschool program at the Sunshine House of Decatur is 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.
- Summer Camp (5 -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.
- 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!
Meet Our Director, Nichet Antoine
Hello! My name is Nichet Antoine. I have 20 years of experience in elementary education as a Kindergarten/first grade teacher and as a Preschool Executive Director. I earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and a Master of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Management (MBA).
I have two amazing daughters, a 34-year-old, a 27-year-old and an awesome grandson. I enjoy spending time with my daughters, my grandson, and my Shih Tzu Maurice.
I am originally from Michigan and now reside in Decatur, Georgia. I adore the Sunshine House staff and families, and I am looking forward to building close relationships with those in the Decatur, GA community.
Meet Our Assistant Director, Uylonda Sudduth
Hello! My name is Uylonda Sudduth, I have over 25 years of experience in early childhood education. My passion for early childhood education arose from a desire to support children as they develop and learn through play.
I have two sons, Dominique and Arikay, and 2 granddaughters, Aria and Kayden. I have a wonderful husband Ronald Sudduth (Chef Ron).
I am highly committed to working with parents to ensure that our school is a safe and healthy place for their children.