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Welcome to La Petite Academy daycare and preschool in Louisville, My name is Jodie and I am the academy director. I have been with La Petite for over 34 years. Our team of amazing teacher have tenure of 4 to 29 years in the education field.
At La Petite Academy we offer care for ages 6 weeks to 12 years, These programs provide the perfect foundation for learning and development. We also have many amazing features we offer parents for daily communication and WatchMeGrow is coming soon.This is live streaming of classrooms for parents.
We also offer The Prep Lab Workbooks which will address the lost class time that children have experienced. These target critical literacy and math skills, allowing children the opportunity to practice these skills so that they will be better prepared to enter the next grade level in the fall.
Our biggest focused is on health and safety in our school, We require face masks for all Adults in our building including our teachers. Temperature checks are done twice a day for all students along with many other protocols.
Schedule a tour of our amazing school in Louisville, CO today! I look forward to meeting your family!
Starting at the front door, our already robust health and safety procedures have been enhanced to ensure a clean, welcoming school environment. The well-being of your child is our top priority, now, and always.
Our first priority is creating a secure environment where infants both are safe and feel safe. In our Infants classroom, we provide toys and materials that allow for freedom of movement within safe boundaries, so children can explore, develop motor skills, and engage their natural curiosity. This makes the classroom both nurturing and stimulating.Learn More
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:
Basketball, Soccer, Music, Yoga, Spanish, Phonics, Handwriting & Advanced Math
In our Preschool and Pre-K classrooms your child will discover opportunities to be creative, engage their mind and body, collaborate with friends, and learn new things. Some enhancements in the classrooms include iPads with educational apps; flexible seating options so children can move as they learn; hands-on STEM activities with robots for early coding.
In our School-Age classroom, your child will find an immersive educational environment that is the perfect setting for productive, engaging mornings and afternoons, as we help them to be thinkers, makers, and doers. Some enhancements in this classroom include:
Is your child scheduled to start kindergarten? Will changes in your district impact their school year? We have a solution. Private Kindergarten is a small class with big opportunities for your child. Five full days of in-school learning, featuring nationally recognized curriculum, prepares your child for first grade.
Certifications: Director Qualification for the State of Colorado
I am a Colorado native! I have worked with children all my life, and being able to make a difference in their futures is a privilege. I am happy to say that for 33 years, I have been with La Petite Academy and have had many former students return with their own children.
Education: Colorado Teacher Qualifications
I love spending my days with children, laughing with them, and watching them grow. I was born and raised in Colorado and enjoy spending time with my 10-year-old son, attending concerts, and watching sports. I have been at La Petite Academy for 19 years!
Education: B.A. in Elementary Education, Level 5 Credential
I began teaching in Kansas and then moved to a transitional 1st grade class in Oklahoma. I created and directed that program for seven years. I moved to Colorado and have been a teacher, assistant director and curriculum specialist here at La Petite for over 25 years.