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Welcome to La Petite Academy educational daycare in Bradenton, FL. This location first opened in 1979! We serve communities in Bradenton, Anna Maria Island, Sarasota, Ellenton, Palmetto, Parish, and Lakewood Ranch.
My name is Gina and I am the Academy Director. I have over 12 years of experience in early childhood education. I have been with the Learning Care Group for eight years, transferring from NJ to FL. Come on over, we would love for you to see our school!
Our school includes Infant Care, Preschool, Pre-Kindergarten, and Before- and After-School Care for School-Age children. We transport to Prine, JP Miller, Seabreeze and Moody. In all our programs we follow a STEM approach, providing hands-on learning experiences in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. We are nationally accredited by the National Early Childhood Program Accreditation.
We’re committed to keeping you connected throughout the day while your child is in our care. Get access to live streaming video of your child’s classroom, plus other real-time updates, with our exclusive mobile app for families, SproutAbout.
We truly enjoy every day at our La Petite Academy in Bradenton, FL and invite you to join us for a tour!
With SproutAbout, you won’t miss a thing when your child is at school with us. Take a peek at the engaging experience provided by our new app.
For an additional fee, go beyond regular classroom learning experiences with our enhanced series of fun, interactive enrichment programs exploring a variety of activities. We offer:
Soccer, Music, Yoga, Spanish, Phonics, Handwriting & Advanced Math
We’ve been recognized as a high-quality early education program.
Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten (VPK) is a free daily, 4-hour program that includes breakfast and lunch, with the option of extended wrap care. This full-day learning experience enhances your child’s school readiness journey. Every child who turns 4 by September 1 may be eligible for free VPK. Schedule a tour to learn more.
Education: Associate of Arts
Certifications: VPK Directors Credential, First Aid/CPR, CDA
Seeing a child's face light up with a smile is truly what I live for! My name is Gina, and I have over 12 years of early childhood education experience. I joined the Learning Care Group in 2014 as a part time infant teacher. Throughout the years I've advanced to my dream career and relocated from NJ to FL. The passion that I have for helping children grow into their best selves is like no other! I look forward to meeting you!
Education: 25 years experience, CDA, CPR/First Aide
Certifications: Florida Staff Credential, CDA, First Aid/CPR Certified
Teaching young children through the early years is a passion of mine. I am family oriented and am excited for your family to join ours here at La Petite Academy.
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