Sunshine Kids Learning Cottage - Columbia MD Registered Family Child Care Home

Cradlerock way, Columbia MD 21045
(253) 226-1077

About the Provider


Welcome to Sunshine Kids learning cottage. We are a State licensed home facility,located in Columbia Maryland, with a passion for early education. At Sunshine Kids we understand that your child's education and care is a priority,and that choosing the right program is a big decision. Our Early education program is a hands on curriculum, based on fun and learning. As a child care specialist it is my goal to make sure that the needs of every child is met throughout every stage of development making certain that your child will be fully prepared for kindergarten.

Additional Information:

We provide care for children 6 weeks through 5 years old. We also offer before and after school care for school age children, ages 6-12 years of age. Our goal is to provide a fun and safe learning environment for children. This will be done through encouraging social, emotional and physical development. Sunshine Kids is dedicated to providing quality care in a safe, nurturing, fun, and educational environment. It is our goal to help children realize their full potentials throughout their Early Childhood Years, while allowing parents and guardians to feel confident and secure with the care their children are receiving.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 8
  • License Number: 250400
  • Age Range: 0-23 Months, 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 5 years to 12 years
  • Achievement and/or Accreditations Child Development Associate
  • Rate Range 12 years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Languages Supported: English, Spanish
  • Type of Care: After School, Before School, Before and After School, Daytime, Drop-in Care, Emergency Care, Full-Time, Kindergarten, Part-Time
  • Transportation: Field Trips, To/From School
  • Schools Served: Cradlerock School (K-8)
  • District Office: Region 6 - Howard County / Carroll County
  • District Office Phone: (410) 750-8771 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

Where possible, ChildcareCenter provides inspection reports as a service to families. This information is deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed. We encourage families to contact the daycare provider directly with any questions or concerns, as the provider may have already addressed some or all issues. Reports can also be verified with your local daycare licensing office.

Date Inspection Type Regulations Status
2018-01-23 Routine Open
Findings: No Noncompliances Found
2016-12-19 Routine Open
Findings: No Noncompliances Found
2016-01-29 Routine Open
Findings: No Noncompliances Found

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