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Your School: La Petite Academy of Springfield, MO

La Petite Academy of Springfield

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Open: M-F, 6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Ages: 6 Weeks - 6 Years
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Supporting Our Community

As always, we’re proud to support our community. It starts with a healthy, safe environment when your child is away from home. Learn how we prioritize the well-being of your children and our staff.

Plus, for elementary school students, The Prep Lab offers distance learning support, STEM projects, and more, on a flexible schedule—including a full-day option.

Welcome to Our School

Welcome to our accredited La Petite Academy in Springfield, MO! My name is Carrie Vore, the director, and I have been with our school since 2006. I have a BS in Elementary Education with a minor in Early Childhood. I have so many amazing things to share about our school.

Developed by our team of education experts, our curriculum is individualized and STEM based so each child can be prepared for kindergarten. Teachers in each of our infant, toddler, preschool and pre-k classrooms have hundreds of activities from which to choose, each tied to a specific objective.

Our lead teachers have more than 100 years of combined experience and all teachers receive monthly training and are CPR and first aid certified. We offer several elective programs including Spanish, phonic, kindermusik and yoga. We strive to create a welcoming environment and have an open-door policy so parents can come in and talk with us at any time. At our school, we value the relationships we have with our families and work hard to involve them every day. We are excited to offer Brightwheel, which is a mobile app that allows you to get updates and photos on your child through out the day and coming this fall Watch Me Grow will allow you to live stream your child's classroom so you don't miss a thing.

Health and safety has always been our top priority but we have heightened them with teachers wearing face masks and daily health checks. We know the last few months have brought unexpected changes and we want to support you and your family with flexible scheduling or anything else to help. If you are looking for an engaging, education-driven daycare in Springfield, MO, then I invite you to stop by or call our La Petite Academy for a tour today!

Here's what people have to say

4.8 out of 5 stars
We love la petite. Every staff member is kind and welcoming. The communication is responsive. We could not be happier here.
Anonymous
Absolutely love this school. Walking into the school you are greeted with a warm welcome. I would recommend this school/daycare to anyone!
Anonymous
We love this school. They are considerate, caring, and truly understand how to communicate with my child and help him with daily activities. He was very nervous at first due to more structure but now he asks to go to school every morning and always so excited when we walk in, he runs to his class.
Anonymous
It's been wonderful from the start. It's comforting to know my little one is cared for by such a wonderful group in a safe and encouraging environment.
Anonymous
Our child loves the day care staff. He's always in a good mood when I pick him up. The staff is kind and helpful. We are very pleased with our experience.
Anonymous
This school has been around since I was a baby. My siblings were enrolled when they were babies, and we all graduated from here. I am impressed that the values have not changed. Curriculum is extremely important so that my child knows what the teachers are talking about it Kindergarten. La Petite has held that standard very high.
Anonymous
The teachers are loving, caring, understanding, and personable. My daughter loves all of her teachers! The building is clean, and I feel at ease with dropping her off every day.
Anonymous
Very happy with this location for our infant. Staff is amazing and so helpful and encouraging to us as first time parents. Feel very happy with care if my child.
Anonymous
The staff at La Petite (Springfield, MO) has become like family to us.
Anonymous
Both of our children have attended La Petite. As a result, we have had a child enrolled for each of the last 5-6 years. Our children always end the day with a smile on their face and stories to tell about their days. It is a comforting feeling to know your child is learning and genuinely cared for by the staff (new and old) that have worked at the school over the duration of our attendance. Very pleased
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with the strides that the school continues to make to be a premiere learning and daycare institution.
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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:

Soccer, Music, Yoga, Spanish, Phonics, Handwriting & Advanced Math

Open a window to your child's day.

WatchMeGrow: Free live streaming video to your computer or mobile device.

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Meet Our Staff

Carrie Dickerson, Director

Education: B.S. in Elementary Education with a Minor in Early Childhood

Certifications: CPR/First Aid

I have been with La Petite Academy for over 10 years. After spending my first 10 years in the classroom, I was excited to move into the director position. It is a wonderful feeling to be able to help our staff, students and families grow and learn.

Meet Our Staff

Caroline Stieb, Assistant Director

Education: Child Development Associate

Certifications: CPR/First Aid

Being with La Petite for over 20 years I have seen many families come and go. I love that some of my former students are returning with little ones of their own. It is such a joy to see the LPA tradition grow while families continue to make more memories.

Visit Us Today

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: 417.883.6665417.883.6665 License #: 000177473

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