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Sandbox Preschool & Child Care

12030 W 159th St
Homer Glen, IL 60491-7850

(708) 301-2311


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"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."
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"Daily curriculum designed to help children:
Play and work acceptably with others.
Learn self-help skills.
Begin to understand and accept
their own and other’s feelings.
Problem solving/
Move and control their bodies with
growing confidence.
Developing foundations in learning.
Daily curriculum includes, but is not limited to: reading readiness and phonetic foundation, number readiness,
science, music, motor, and art. "
Excerpted from the preschool's website