Sonshine Preschool & Daycare

Sonshine Preschool, Kindergarten and Daycare is a Ministry of Trinity Assembly of God in Derry, NH. At Sonshine, we consider it a privilege and responsibility to serve our community by offering a quality preschool program designed to prepare your child for kindergarten or first grade.
Our trained, certified, and dedicated teaching staff uses the 'A Beka' curriculum, which includes Bible stories, language development, math, phonics, reading, music, art, crafts and social skills.
Children are encouraged to nurture the abilities God has given them through a variety of interactive, "hands-on", developmental activities.
The teaching time is balanced by a variety of indoor and outdoor play and memorable field trips.

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School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationAssembly of God
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$38
Summer Program Cost NotesSummer rates are daily and children attend up to age 9.

Student Body

Total Students42 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Sonshine Preschool & Daycare Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size14 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,610
Tuition NotesRate change depending on the number of days your child attends.
Admissions DirectorDiane Dougherty

School Notes

  • Sonshine Preschool, Kindergarten and Daycare is a Ministry of Trinity Assembly of God in Derry, NH. At Sonshine, we consider it a privilege and responsibility to serve our community by offering a quality preschool program designed to prepare your child for kindergarten or first grade. Our trained, certified, and dedicated teaching staff uses the 'A Beka' curriculum, which includes Bible stories, language development, math, phonics, reading, music, art, crafts and social skills. Children are encouraged to nurture the abilities God has given them through a variety of interactive, "hands-on", developmental activities. The teaching time is balanced by a variety of indoor and outdoor play and memorable field trips.

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Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Sonshine Preschool & Daycare is Victory Baptist School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southern Nh Montessori Academy (2.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Goddard School (0.3 miles away)
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  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
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My son attended there they are the best !!! I regret not having him doing kindergarten there. Left for kindergarten almost reading at 1st grade level . Love all the teachers and director, the best experience.
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I have my 2 children at Sonshine and have to say they absolutely love it!! The staff is always helpful and pleasant. I am amazed at all that they learn from social skills as well as academic skills. My 4 yr. old is already in a reading group. I can almost daily see the growth in them.
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This was a fantastic school for my 3 boys! Everyone is great. Teachers & curriculum was top notch
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