Sunshine Acres Montessori School

2141 Maple Lane,
Lawrence, KS, 66046-0660
Tel: (785)842-2223
Sunshine Acres Preschool has served the Lawrence and surrounding communities with a quality program for young children since 1970.
Children play and learn on a 3-acre, well-equipped, and beautifully landscaped playground.
Programs include preschool, private kindergarten, and extended care services.
Children are given opportunities to work at their own pace and achieve success at each level of the program.
Each child receives individual lessons that are consistent with his/her abilities and need for challenging work.
Equipment is self-correcting in order to aid in the child’s development of a sense of independence in his environment.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - K

Student Body

Total Students 106 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 42%
State avg.: 18%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 53:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Veritas Christian School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. John Catholic School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Raintree Montessori School (4.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lawrence St. John Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1208 Kentucky St
    Lawrence , KS , 66044
    (785)843-9511
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.5  mi  |  297  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Lawrence
    Montessori Childrens House
    Montessori School
    1900 University Dr
    Lawrence , KS , 66044
    (785)843-7577
    Montessori School
    2.4  mi  |  32  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Lawrence
    Crestline KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2333 Crestline Drive
    Lawrence , KS , 66047
    (785)749-0295
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2.6  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Lawrence
    Veritas Christian School
    (Christian)
    Po Box 1571
    Lawrence , KS , 66044
    (785)749-0083
    (Christian)
    3.8  mi  |  144  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Lawrence
    Bishop Seabury Academy
    (Episcopal)
    4120 Clinton Pkwy
    Lawrence , KS , 66047
    (785)832-1717
    (Episcopal)
    4  mi  |  107  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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