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  • A curriculum that exceeds state standards
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  • Safe and secure state-of-the-art facility

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  • Teri Derington, Academy Director

    Teri lives in Littleton with the love of her life, John. They have 2 adult children and 3 grandchildren. Teri is an...   Read More

    Teri Derington, Academy Director

    Teri lives in Littleton with the love of her life, John. They have 2 adult children and 3 grandchildren. Teri is an avid reader. She enjoys camping, boating, and spending as much time as possible with her family. Teri has been working in the Child Care industry for thirty five years. She started working with children because of the joy it brought her. Teri has been working as an Education Director for the past twenty years.

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This school has been wonderful and welcoming. Since the day they opened i knew i wanted my youngest to attend this school. Thank you for everything you all do for our family especially Harlow!
Sarah H., Columbine

We've only been with Kiddie Academy for about 6 weeks but we feel very comfortable with the level of care and service for our toddler so far. The teachers are great and provide some great daily recap when we pick her up and make her feel very comfortable in the mornings during drop offs which…
Kristen M., Columbine

The staff all seem to truly care about my child. Also there seems to be minimal staff turnover which is good
Christina W., Columbine

Its a good learning center and I feel like my kid is safe.
Doug C., Columbine

We had a difficult time starting out in daycare, 4 months old, acid reflux and cannot sleep on our own. The teachers in the infant class are patient and kind and cared for our little guy just like we would at home.
Christen K., Columbine

We have only had our 2.5 yr old there for a month, and she has never been in a bigger class like this before. She is doing so well, comes home singing songs she has learned and telling us about the kids in class etc.
Emily B., Columbine

Good consistency and curriculum, facility is clean and has lots of technology options as the kids get older
Laura F., Columbine

Kiddie academy has been a safe, fun, educational place to send my preschool child. Most of their staff truly value being part of an exceptionally professional environment and help my child thrive thru an educational “play base” curriculum. My child has truly enjoyed being part of the Princeton and Yale classroom experience and has learned…
Bianca C., Columbine

We saw so much growth in Noah after he started at kiddie! Great friends, great community and great teachers!
Ariel R., Columbine

Everyone knows my daughter and treats her so well
Kristin D., Columbine

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