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Welcome to our nationally-accredited La Petite Academy educational daycare in St. Paul, MN. My name is Shawna and I am the director. I have an associate's degree in early childhood education and more than 18 years of experience.
La Petite Academy is a small school licensed for 30 children, ages 33 months through Pre-Kindergarten. Our programs each have a customized curriculum based on the development of each child.
We have a truly unique building located on historic Grand Avenue in St. Paul. Our beautiful yard includes a full playground, gardens and a gazebo and is a great source of pride for the students and staff at our center.
Our school hosts frequent parent events such as potluck picnics, Parents' Night Out, Graduations, Season of Kindness Events and more. We also promote literacy through our Little Free Library located in our front yard. We encourage our families and the community to Take a Book, Return a Book.
Schedule a tour of our fantastic La Petite Academy in St. Paul, MN! We would love to meet you and show you our classrooms.
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, Literacy
We’ve been recognized as a high-quality early education program.
Education: Associate's Degree Early Childhood Education
Certifications: CPR, First Aid Certified
Ever since I could remember I have always wanted to work with and teach children. I have over 17 years of experience and have had no other profession! My passion is ensuring that each child is set up for lifelong success.