Sandbox Early Care & Education

  • Sandbox preschool has been providing high quality child care in the community for over 39 years.
  • Sandbox continues its commitment to excel in early care and education.
  • Our goal is to make each child ready for future schooling by giving the necessary academic skills and to instill in each child a love of learning and a sense of adventure in the search for knowledge.
  • The sandbox believes that each child possesses great dignity, and deserves to be treated with respect, and that, in the proper environment, children will develop a love of learning and a learning to love self, friends, and the world around us.
  • Sandbox preschool Goal is to develop in all children a positive self-image and a sense of adventure in the search for knowledge.
  • To provide developmental opportunities and experiences meeting the cognitive, the social, the emotional and physical needs of each child.
  • To help each child adjust and become secure and happy, and self-confident in this new environment.
  • To prepare the child for future schooling by allowing development at his/her individual pace.
  • To provide quality care in a homelike atmosphere that is comfortable, safe and enjoyable for those children requiring part or all day care.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students90 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Sandbox Early Care & Education Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Matteson
    Grades: PK-K | 7 students
    10.6 miles
    3535 Lincoln Hwy
    Matteson, IL 60443
    (708) 748-2223
    10.6 PK-K
    7
  • Tinley Park
    Grades: PK-7 | 155 students
    2.3 miles
    9001 159th St
    Tinley Park, IL 60487
    (708) 349-7166
    2.3 PK-7
    155

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