Applications for preschool

Please note that Sunshine will not offer preschool from August 2021 onwards. Preschool will be offered by the Finnish International School of Tampere (FISTA). The application time is in January and the application needs be filled on Tampere city website. Sunshine will still continue to offer wrap-around care for preschool age, 1st and 2nd grade students of FISTA in our After-School Club. Application to the After School Club can be done on Tampere city website.


How it goes

1. Applying
Applications are usually dealt with in the Spring for a start the following August. Let us know if your contact details change so that we can get in touch with you!

2. Contact
If you request a mid-year start we will contact you earlier if a place becomes available, however please be aware that most of our places start in August.

3. Open Evenings
Open evenings are usually held in the Autumn and if you have applied by this time we will invite you to come along and visit us and to meet some of our staff.

4. Offering places
We start offering places around February-March. You are welcome to request to visit us before accepting your place.

5. Registration fee
Registration fee ensures that we can reserve your child’s place until the start of August and put the necessary resources in place for your child’s start.

6. Welcome!
Once your child’s place has been confirmed we will be in touch before the start of the summer to arrange to sign your child’s contract with you.


Daycare Kindergarten


Daycare Kindergarten


Daycare Kindergarten