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Welcome to La Petite Academy, located in Tampa, FL! We are a NECPA accredited school serving the Carrollwood and Northdale areas. We provide child care and education for children ages six weeks though 12 years. We host the Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten Program (VPK) and serve school-aged children before and after school. Our Prep Lab program from School-Agers supports them through distance learning as we prepare them for the upcoming school year. We have an outstanding staff dedicated to our children and families, with an abundance of teaching experience.
In this challenging and uncertain time, we remain committed to doing everything possible to support our community and to provide families with peace of mind. That starts with providing a safe, secure and healthy environment for your child when they're away from home. We are closely following guidance from the CDC, as well as state and local officials and health authorities, as we take extreme care to maintain a safe, healthy school environment.
Our Current health and safety practices include:
*Screening staff and children upon arrival for temperature, symptoms
*Providing protective face coverings for all staff members to wear when working with children
*Having parents remain in common areas only
*Enhancing our already rigorous cleanliness and hygiene practices ( more frequent, longer hand washing; cleaning and sanitizing surfaces and items in classrooms)
We are excited to offer live streaming video, you'll be able to view your child's classroom on any smart device or computer, to see them learn, play, and grow every day, all day.
*Live streaming video
*Encrypted and tightly controlled
*Every account authorized individually
*Intuitive and easy to use
Schedule a tour today of our La Petite Academy in Tampa, FL at Mapledale! You'll love what you see!
Are you concerned about the impact of COVID on your child’s education? You’re not alone. Now, more than ever, early education matters. We’re here to help.
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.
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
We’ve been recognized as a high-quality early education program.
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.
Education: B.A. in Early Childhood Education
Certifications: Director's Credential, CPR/ First Aid
I have a passion for ensuring that each child receives the best education possible, every single day. I take pride in making sure that the children and families are in an understanding and supportive environment. Working for La Petite Academy is such a fulfilling experience!
Education: B.S. in Health and Early Childhood Education
Certifications: CPR/First Aid, MAT
I have been working in the Early Childhood Education industry for over 10 years and love to see children grow! Seeing them breakthrough challenges and hit milestones in each age group is amazing!