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La Petite Academy of Orange Park

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Open: M-F, 6:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Ages: 6 Weeks - 12 Years
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Now Enrolling for Preschool and Pre-K

The path to kindergarten, and future success, goes through Preschool and Pre-K. The sooner your child starts their journey, the better. Let us ensure their school readiness. 

Welcome to Our School

Hello, families! My name is Brittany Rueve, and I am the academy director at La Petite Academy here in Fleming Island. I have been with La Petite Academy for 11 years and over 15 years' experience in early childhood education field. My goal is to provide the best learning environment for all children who attend our center.

Established in 1991, our academy offers children a nurturing and supportive environment in our Infant Care, Preschool and other early education programs. We are accredited with the National Early Childhood Program Accreditation.

Our teachers have more than 150 years of combined early childhood experience. Individualized lesson plans enable our teachers to accommodate the needs of our children, and stimulating activities keep learning fun. Staff members stay current with monthly training sessions and all teachers and management staff are certified in CPR and First Aid.

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 proudly serve the communities of Orange Park, Fleming Island, Pace Island, Eagle Harbor, Doctors Inlet, and Green Cove Springs! Because of our dedicated and professional staff members, we are confident La Petite Academy offers the best education-driven daycare in Fleming Island, FL. Call today to schedule a tour!

Here's what people have to say

5 out of 5 stars
La Petite has given nothing less than 100% when it comes to meeting the needs of my child. ALL staff members have the most positive attitudes. By far the best care my child has been under especially for a very reasonable price.
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I love everything about it.
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I know my child is safe. And she enjoys being there
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Great school for young ones to older kids. My son is almost 2 and his class is fantastic and everyday he gets picked up he seems happy and that he’s had a great day!! The teachers are extra attentive and are always there for the kids!!
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The director and teachers are so polite and seem very caring for my daughter. I enjoy having her here.
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I think its great they made a EASY transition for a grammy with custody of a 3 year old little gurl! :-)
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Their are great people and my child love it there and i know she is safe
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The management and teachers are amazing. My child is not always comfortable being away from me but loves coming to daycare and seeing Ma. Luda and her friends!
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My experience with the whole school has been very satisfying. The teachers and staff are helpful and they create a family friendly environment where I feel comfortable as a parent leaving my children there for the day. I have no complaints over anything there and I do thank the teachers and staff every day for the things that they do with our children.
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Our Programs


It’s the ultimate summer experience! It will be a wonderful season, filled with friendship, playtime, discovery, field trips, delicious food, and more. Experience the wonder of summer.

Explore Our Summer Camp

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

Open a window to your child's day.

SproutAbout®, our exclusive family app, provides free live streaming video of your child’s classroom to your mobile device.

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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

Brittany Rueve, Director

Education: CDA and Florida Directors Credential

Certifications: CPR and First Aid

I am overjoyed to be here at La Petite Academy in Fleming Island for over 11 years now. As a director, I take pride in building a strong sense of community with my staff and families. Our team here is very passionate about early childhood education, we love watching the children learn and develop through our amazing curriculum. I am grateful to be apart of educating and nurturing all the children in our care.

Meet Our Staff

Quatavia Nixon, Assistant Director

Education: A.S. Early Childhood Management

Certifications: CPR and First Aid

Hello, my name is Mrs.Tavia! I'm the assistant director here at La Petite. I enjoy working with children, seeing them reach different milestones and helping them learn and grow. I've been with La petite since 2018 and have been in the childcare field for over 10+ years . I'm both thankful and excited to have the opportunity to work with children on their early education journey!

Meet Our Staff

Linval Pennant, Team Lead

Education: Working on Bachelors in education

Certifications: First Aid and CPR

My name is Linval and I've been working in childcare for ten years. I really enjoy being in a field where I get to watch and help develop kids to be the best that they can possibly be. It's great to work with such a great team who really have a passion and love for the children. We all work great together here and it definitely shows!

Meet Our Staff

Kimberly Brooks, Team Lead

Education: CDA and Director Credentials

Certifications: Childcare Center Operations Certification

Hi my name is Ms. Kimberly, I've been working with La Petite for over 15 years. I love working with children and watching the growth their minds. There is nothing better than helping children develop a love of learning during the early stages.

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Local School Phone Number: 904.269.3767904.269.3767 License #: C04CL0038