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A little about our Academy

Each Academy is a little different. Here's what makes us unique:

  • A curriculum that exceeds state standards
  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Parent communications portal
  • Safe and secure state-of-the-art facility

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  • Jennifer Lazzara, Assistant Director

    Hello There! My name is Ms. Jenny and I am the Assistant Director of the Park Ridge location. I work one on...   Read More

    Jennifer Lazzara, Assistant Director

    Hello There! My name is Ms. Jenny and I am the Assistant Director of the Park Ridge location. I work one on one with our educators to provide a high quality of care for our students. I have been in the education field for over 15 years. What I love most about Kiddie Academy is the community!

  • Sarah M. Schwartz, Academy Director

        My name is Sarah Schwartz and I am the Academy Director here at Park Ridge. I have been with Kiddie...   Read More

    Sarah M. Schwartz, Academy Director

        My name is Sarah Schwartz and I am the Academy Director here at Park Ridge. I have been with Kiddie Academy since 2017 and working the in ECE field since 2012. I have obtained a Bachelors Degree from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota in Social Science with a minor in Academic Success. Working with the families within our community has been such a wonderful experience and I am grateful for the everlasting relationships we have built . Watching our students learn, grow and develop is rewarding. I look forward to getting to know you and your family!  

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Marzena K., Park Ridge

I can literally talk for hours about this. Our daughter is thriving at Kiddie Academy. She is engaged, talking more, singing, and we are amazed by her development. Kiddie is also so anticipatory of upcoming development milestones and works with the kids to prepare them well in advance. The facility is fantastic and everyone is…
Ferian N., Park Ridge

The staff is absolutely amazing. They really seem to care and always put their best foot forward.
Dennis W., Park Ridge

They are amazing!
Cassandra L., Park Ridge

The instructors all seem to care about the children
Craig Z., Park Ridge

Kiddie Academy has been a wonderful experience for our kids and our family. And the curriculum and staff has been a very positive influence on our girls.
Noopur M., Park Ridge

Great staff!
Eileen M., Park Ridge

This is our first experience with daycare, and honestly it had a rough start. However, the teachers and staff assisted during that period and the experience has really turned out great. Our son loves going to school and Kiddie Academy is so supportive of him. Thank you!
David K., Park Ridge

My son has learned so much in the short time he’s been at KA - numbers, colors, new words, themes, skills. I love the varied curriculum and the regular updates I receive each day. Also. the staff is caring and excellent.
Alison C., Park Ridge

Kiddie Academy is organized and dedicated to enriching the lives of the children they serve. The teachers and staff have excellent communication plans, and are very proactive with planning and communicating to parents about upcoming events. The center goes above and beyond to engage the Kiddie Academy parents to be involved, and they partner with…
Bridget K., Park Ridge

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