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by Administrator | May 24, 2016 | Get to Know Our Staff

Meet Chrystal, the Assistant Teacher in the Two Year Old class at our location in Greenwood Village, CO. She has worked at La Petite Academy for a little more than a year, has taken a wealth of college classes in human development and is currently working on her Child Development Associate’s credential. Read on to […]

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by Administrator | May 20, 2016 | Nutrition | Press Releases

Today we were honored to be recognized by the Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA) for the work we do every day to help children Grow Fit and learn to make healthy choices. Speaking at the fifth Annual Building a Healthier Future Summit, PHA President and CEO Larry Soler recalled the impression our children made […]

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by Administrator | May 20, 2016 | Nutrition

May 20th is Pick Strawberries Day and to celebrate, we wanted to share some interesting facts about the delicious berry. Check them out below and then gather your family together to go out and pick some of your own!

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by Administrator | May 11, 2016

SAN ANTONIO, May 11, 2016 – La Petite Academy is proud to honor Julie Leonard from its Encino Rio location in San Antonio, Texas as this year’s recipient of the company’s prestigious Teacher of the Year award.  Leonard has been selected in recognition of her remarkable work in bringing lessons to life in creative and […]

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by Administrator | May 11, 2016

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 12, 2016 – La Petite Academy is proud to honor teacher Theresa Highfill from its Jacksonville, Florida school location as this year’s recipient of the company’s highly coveted Lisa Miskimins Mentorship Award.  Highfill was chosen from among nearly 17,000 early education teachers nationwide from La Petite Academy and its sister schools in […]

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by Dr. Susan Canizares | May 4, 2016 | Child Development

Communication is the sharing of information between two or more people. It takes both verbal and non-verbal forms. As one of the major developmental tasks in early childhood, learning to communicate is vital for children in order to interact with the people in their life and to have their social, emotional, and physical needs met. […]

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by Administrator | April 27, 2016 | Get to Know Our Staff

Meet Ms. Shanda, the pre-kindergarten teacher at our La Petite Academy in Voorhees, New Jersey! She has been at the center for 18 years, and even after that time, each day is completely different than the last. Learn more about Ms. Shanda and how she makes the Pre-K experience unique and exciting for each child […]

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by Administrator | April 18, 2016 | Child Development | Ideas | Learning Activities | Nutrition

By Katie Serbinski, MS, RD April is a month where we celebrate all things green: Earth Day (April 22nd)and National Garden Week (the second week of April). While it’s easy for parents to understand and honor the environment, there’s a simple way you can carry this theme throughout your kitchen and straight to your family: eat […]

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by Administrator | April 15, 2016 | Child Development | Kindergarten Readiness | Press Releases

With kindergarten on the horizon, La Petite Academy is giving parents the confidence of knowing that when the time comes, their little one will be ready for the big leagues. La Petite Academy provides a customized learning experience for each child as a foundation for future academic success. Parents can be assured their child’s learning […]

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by Administrator | April 8, 2016 | Child Development | Ideas

Spring cleaning is a great time for children to learn about being responsible and taking care of themselves and others. Chores don’t have to be a chore—work together to figure out the best system for your family and in doing so, you’ll discover how helping can be fun!  

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