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Your School La Petite Academy on Argyle Forest Blvd

La Petite Academy on Argyle Forest Blvd

904.569.8277904.569.8277 or Request a Call
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Open: M-F, 6:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Ages: 6 Weeks - 12 Years
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Keeping Families Connected

Our families mean the world to us and keeping them connected is one of our main goals. That’s why we created SproutAbout®, our exclusive family communications app that features live streaming video of the classroom and much, much more.

Welcome to Our School

Welcome to our La Petite Academy educational daycare in Jacksonville, FL. My name is Valerie and I am the academy director of this school that offers Infant Care, Preschool and other age-specific programs. I've been with the company for 10 years and have been in early childhood education for 24 years.

Our teachers here are outstanding. They love their jobs as well as the children in their care. All staff members participate in training opportunities throughout the year to stay current in the field of early childhood education.

Everyone at La Petite Jacksonville feels a sense of accomplishment knowing we are providing an exceptional early education to our children in a warm, nurturing environment. Each day, we give children new opportunities to grow and excel as individuals and in group settings.

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.

If you are looking for an education-driven child care in Jacksonville, FL, call our La Petite Academy and come in for a tour!

Here's what people have to say

5 out of 5 stars
Love the director and the staff
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Great relationship with staff and teachers
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Great experience. Makes me feel comfortable and makes me leave in peace that my daughter is in good hands
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It has been great. The director and teachers are awesome. They reply in timely manner when I have concerns about my son attendance. My child always shares his day with me about school and always hear good stories from his day.
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The staff is very friendly. Always feel welcome here. Keep up the good work!
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Absolutely love them! The teachers and staff are all respectful, attentive and friendly. My children love coming here and I feel safe and confident that the staff are taking great care of my kids! I’ve seen significant improvements in my kids education and social skills! Thank you for all you do, every single one of you are doing a great job!
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I love la patite. The staff is great and my child loves playing with the other children. The teachers are very observant and make sure my child will be able to learn and succeed in school.
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La Petite Academy has been a wonderful environment for both of my children. I feel that they have not only benefitted from the curriculum but have also grown into confident, independent children and that is due to the love and support they receive from the staff here daily. I can’t say enough good things about this center and I thank them for the care they provide for my family.
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Outstanding staff and facility. Truly have my daughters best intentions in their hearts
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The school staff are required to have certification and or degree educational credentials. Good interaction and positive feedback with staff and they display a concern for your child and all children within La Petite Academy
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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:

Dance, Gymnastics, 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.

Meet Our Staff

Valerie Thompson, Director

Education: CDA, Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education, Bachelor's Degree in Social Work with a Minor in Sociology

Certifications: First Aid and CPR, 45 DCF Hours, Staff Credential

I was the center director at the U.S. Naval Base Child Development Center in Atsugi, Japan from 2000 to 2003 and then the U.S. Naval Base Boys and Girls Club director in Sasebo, Japan from 2005 to 2007. I have been with this company since 2008 and absolutely love working with children and families, each day.

Meet Our Staff

Raina Woodward, Assistant Director

Education: Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education

Certifications: First Aid and CPR, 45 DCF Hours, Staff Credential

I began working for Learning Care Group in April 2014 as an assistant teacher. Since that time I have continuously moved forward in my career becoming a lead teacher and team lead, and now stepping up to being an Assistant Director. I have always enjoyed working with children and watching them grow into young adults.

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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: 904.777.0440904.777.0440 License #: C04DU0252