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The Sunshine Academy

Learning for a Brighter Future.



High-quality learning experiences for children

The Sunshine Academy is a school of excellence in Laurel and Billings, Montana. Founded in 2004, our program has been the top-choice learning facility for children ages 0-12 years. Our greatest benefit is we are a facility owned and operated by parents. We understand YOU and have the tools and experience needed to support every member of your family.

Want to learn more about our facilities and the best fit for your family? Contact us today!

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Laurel -Ramshorn 

On the outskirts of Laurel, MT, explore our premier licensed childcare center providing full-day care for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers, catering to ages 0-5. With our engaging curriculum, featuring outdoor play, the renowned Frog Street Curriculum, and more, we create a nurturing environment for your child's growth. 



Laurel - Downtown

Located right across from the firehouse in Downtown Laurel, housing 3 amazing programs. Our half day PreK program running from 8:30am-11:30am, our before and after school program with drop off and pick up for Laurel Public schools, and home of the most popular summer camp in Laurel, MT.



Billings - Heights

Located just outside of the Heights in Billings, MT is the premier licensed childcare center with full-day childcare from ages 0-5, before and after school care with drop off and pick up at the Shepherd Public Schools, and the summer camp your kiddos won't stop talking about year to year!

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Our Programs

Our programs offer year-round preschool, kindergarten readiness, before and after school care, summer adventure camp and child care.

We would be proud to be the home for your child’s education and self-development. To learn more about how to join our Sunshine Family, feel free to browse this site or get in touch with us directly at (406) 628-4211.

Our Approach

Using our unique curriculum inspired by the Montana Early Learning Standards and Christian values, we provide an individualized approach to learning which sparks curiosity, encourages deeper understanding and emphasizes Christian morals. Our students engage in hands on learning with minimal screen time (less than 5%). Curious what other parents have to say about our program? Check out our testimonials from parents just like you.