Little Sunshine’s Playhouse and Preschool Breaks Ground on New Location in Ozark, MO

SPRINGFIELD, MO March 30, 2022—Little Sunshine’s Playhouse and Preschool, a Springfield-based, national early education provider, announced they’re building a new location in Ozark, MO to support more local families in need of high quality child care.

“During the last year, we explored ways to address our long waitlist to better address the needs of our community,” said Brett Roubal, CEO.  “The new school will be nothing like we’ve done before at Little Sunshine’s. We’re almost doubling the capacity, making it the largest of our schools in Southwest Missouri.  Not only are we adding space, but we’re adding several amenities like a drop-off lane, turfed playgrounds with our signature playhouse, new toys, and equipment. “

The new preschool will serve about 125 students at full capacity and is replacing the current location in Ozark. It will be an all-inclusive, private preschool offering several distinctive services and to families as well as a play-based, Reggio Emilia-inspired curriculum to students.

The 9,000-square-foot preschool features an indoor treehouse, outdoor playgrounds with custom-built playhouses, water features, shade structures, and tricycle paths.

The hours and address of the new location:

4801 N Town Centre Dr. Ozark, MO 65721 Open from 6:30 am – 6:00 pm.

For more information on the program or how to enroll, please call (888) 990-5066 or email

About Little Sunshine’s Playhouse and Preschool

Founded in 2002, Little Sunshine’s Enterprises, Inc. operates 29 early learning centers located throughout the U.S. including Granite Bay, CA and Gilbert, AZ. Little Sunshine’s Playhouse offers a safe, secure & nurturing environment to children ages six weeks through pre-kindergarten through their Distinctive Services and proprietary, Reggio Emilia-inspired curriculum, Creatively ShineTM. They maintain a reputation of unrivaled distinction in preschool and early childhood education making them a sought-after, premier private preschool program.

To learn more, visit Little Sunshine’s Playhouse.

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If you would like more information, please contact Kelly Yust at (417) 887-4242 or by email at