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Mon 7am - 6pm
Tue 7am - 6pm
Wed 7am - 6pm
Thu 7am - 6pm
Fri 7am - 6pm

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What Makes Our Kiddie Academy Special

Our Life Essentials® curriculum is uniquely focused on the development of the outcomes that prepare children for life. At Kiddie Academy of [ACADEMY], your child will grow socially, physically, emotionally, and intellectually. Our highly trained educators are there every step of the way to guide, nurture, and cultivate your child’s development.

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What You Can Expect

Kiddie Academy makes every day fun and educational for your child and convenient for you.

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Schedule a tour

What You Can Expect

Kiddie Academy makes every day fun and educational for your child and convenient for you.

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Schedule a tour

What You’ll Love

  • Nutritious lunch and snacks provided
  • State-of-the-art classrooms designed around children’s needs
  • Schedules that are convenient for full-time working families
  • Communications and photos about your child’s day through our Academy Link® app

Highlights of Our Academy

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Meet Our Team

Carolyne Smith

Academy Director

With over 12 years of experience in the field of early childhood education, Ms. Carolyne brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise...   Read More

Carolyne Smith, Academy Director

With over 12 years of experience in the field of early childhood education, Ms. Carolyne brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to our Academy. Ms. Carolyne is not only dedicated to providing high-quality education but also has a genuine passion for nurturing young minds. Her enthusiasm and energy are infectious, creating an exciting and engaging atmosphere for both educators and families.   In addition to her experience, passion, and enthusiasm, Ms. Carolyne is known for her unwavering professionalism and commitment to excellence. She believes in setting high standards and instilling a culture of professionalism throughout the academy. Ms. Carolyne understands the importance of creating a professional environment that fosters growth and development for both the educators and children. Furthermore, Ms. Carolyne is a strong believer in the power of coaching and mentorship. She recognizes that every individual has unique strengths and areas for growth, and she is dedicated to providing personalized coaching and support to help each educator reach their full potential. Through her guidance and mentorship, she empowers her team to excel in their roles and continuously improve their teaching practices.

Johanna Reilly

Regional Director

Johanna is an experienced and dedicated educator with over two decades of experience working with children. Her passion for nurturing young minds...   Read More

Johanna Reilly, Regional Director

Johanna is an experienced and dedicated educator with over two decades of experience working with children. Her passion for nurturing young minds and fostering their growth has been the driving force behind her successful career in early childhood education.   For the past 20 years, Johanna has been an integral part of the education community, serving on various committees and contributing her expertise to enhance the learning experiences of children. She is currently a member of the prestigious Apprenticeship Committee at MTI, where she plays a pivotal role in shaping the future of early childhood education. In 2021, Johanna took on the role of Director at Kiddie Academy, a renowned early learning center. Her leadership and commitment to excellence have been instrumental in providing a nurturing and stimulating environment for young learners to thrive. Under her guidance, Kiddie Academy has consistently delivered exceptional educational programs that cater to the unique needs of each child.   Recognizing her outstanding contributions and leadership abilities, Johanna was recently promoted to the position of Regional Director at Kiddie Academy in 2023. In this expanded role, she oversees multiple centers, ensuring consistent high standards of education and care across the region. With her wealth of experience, unwavering dedication, and a deep understanding of child development, Johanna Reilly continues to make a significant impact on the lives of countless children and their families. Her commitment to excellence and her passion for education have earned her the respect and admiration of her colleagues and the communities she serves.

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