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La Petite Academy of Gainesville

877.861.5078877.861.5078 or Request a Call
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Open: M-F, 6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Ages: 6 Weeks - 12 Years
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Supporting Our Community

As always, we’re proud to support our community. Learn more about our health and safety practices, including mask and staff vaccination policies. 

Did you know you may qualify for new child care benefits? Get the details about the 2021 stimulus package and how it can benefit working families.


Welcome to Our School

Welcome to La Petite Academy educational daycare in Gainesville, FL! My name is Nissa and I am the academy director. I have my Director Credentials in early childhood education, have been at La Petite Academy for nine years and have been in the early childhood field since 1997.

Our Infant Care, Preschool, Pre-Kindergarten and other early education programs are designed to meet your child's developmental and educational needs while being fun!

Many of our teachers have been here for four years or longer! Several teachers have bachelor's degrees, associate's degrees and/or CDA's. Continuing education is vital which is why staff participates in training and workshops on a regular basis!

We also like to enjoy special activities such as Pajama Day and Pirate Day, as well as birthday and holiday parties!

We’re committed to providing simple ways to keep you connected throughout the day while your child is in our care. With live streaming video, you can view your child’s classroom from any device or computer. Plus, get real-time updates with our family communication app.

We closely follow recommendations from state and local authorities, to maintain a clean, safe, healthy environment. Our front door is keypad-secured, and only authorized family and staff are given the code.

Call us to schedule a tour! You will see our La Petite Academy in Gainesville, FL has plenty to offer your family!

Here's what people have to say

5 out of 5 stars
The teachers are warm, caring, and treat my baby as if she was their own. I’ve never had a child in daycare before, and they made the process painless for all of us. My baby is excited when she gets there!
I absolutely love this school and I recommend anyone to bring their children here. The staff is great and make you feel apart of the school. I love their app where it tells you everything you need to know about your child. The staff is very respectful and always make you feel welcomed. They keep you up on everything.
This year school year has been excellent for my child. The teachers look out for the kifs, buy allow them to be kids. The activities are good for social skill building. They allow kids to be kids. The front desk is always professional and they keep me up to date on upcoming registration. Positive experience for my child and for me as well.
We enjoy the teachers and atmosphere of the school. Our child enjoys being there and is happy which is most important to us.
Overall very happy with our experience. The teachers are great and my kids enjoy coming to school.
Overall, my son has been well taken care of since starting at LaPetite.

Our Programs

Learn About Electives

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

Proud to be Accredited!

We’ve been recognized as a high-quality early education program.

Give Your Child a Great Start With VPK

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.

Open a window to your child's day.

Free live streaming video to your computer or mobile device.

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Find your neighborhood school and schedule a tour today. We can't wait to show you all the wonderful things happening at La Petite Academy.


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Local School Phone Number: 352.371.0720352.371.0720 License #: C08AL0477