Welcome to

Little Handprints

Where love and learning go hand-in-hand

Experience Baby

3 to 18 months

Experience Toddler

18 months to 2.5 years

Experience Preschool

2.5 years to 5 years


Safe environment for additional homework & study time before and after school.


Our Approach

Little Handprints (formerly Jr. Explorers) is a licensed child care serving the Elk Grove, CA area. We take pride in providing a safe and nurturing place for children to play and grow, through activities that help children develop physical, social, emotional and intellectual skills.


What Parents Think

“We have been with (Jr. Explorers) since 2016. Finding Mrs. Shalese has been the best thing that has ever happened to my family...The Martin family has created a safe and loving environment for our kids and we are forever grateful for them."

Erica H.