Sunshine Center Inc

18400 E Salisbury Rd
Independence, MO 64056-0640
Tel: (816)461-0893
Grades: PK | 3 students
At Sunshine Center preschool each family and child has the advantage of working with a interdisciplinary team that includes early childhood educators, special educators, speech, physical and occupational therapists, a registered nurse and a social worker.
Because each situation is unique, our team involves the family in the process to meet the changing needs of each child parents, you deserve to know everything that happens while your child is in our care.
We make great effort to ensure that you are always in the know.
We love to tell you about and show you your child’s experiences through daily communications and the photographic displays around the room.
To make sure the care we provide is just right for you and your baby, a personal care plan includes a schedule, nutritional guidelines, and any other requirements specific to your child.
The plan will reflect your child’s unique characteristics and your own beliefs, values, and culture.
Regular phone calls and conferences with our child care specialists are all part of this important partnership.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 3 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Sunshine Center Inc Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Marys High School Bundschu Memorial (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Messiah Lutheran School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Messiah Lutheran School (3.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Independence
    Grades: 9-12 | 115 students
    3 miles
    622 N Main St
    Independence, MO 64050
    (816)252-8733
    39-12
    115
  • Independence
    Messiah Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: NS-8 | 120 students
    3.2 miles
    613 S Main St
    Independence, MO 64050
    (816)254-9409
    3.2NS-8
    120
  • Independence
    Grades: KG-12 | 222 students
    3.4 miles
    819 W Waldo Ave
    Independence, MO 64050
    (816)252-1715
    3.4KG-12
    222
  • Independence
    Grades: K-8 | 30 students
    4.2 miles
    14709 E 35th St S
    Independence, MO 64055
    (816)373-5938
    4.2K-8
    30
  • Independence
    Grades: PK-12 | 62 students
    4.3 miles
    7600 Blue Ridge
    Independence, MO 64138
    (816)356-6380
    4.3PK-12
    62

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