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

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Careers at West Creek

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.

What You Can Expect

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

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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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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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Our Awards & Accreditations

Meet Our Team

Tadiana Villa

Academy Manager

Tadiana Villa was born in Colombia, South America. She completed dental studies with honors at Colombia Dental School in 2002. She provided...   Read More

Tadiana Villa, Academy Manager

Tadiana Villa was born in Colombia, South America. She completed dental studies with honors at Colombia Dental School in 2002. She provided quality dental care to children of all ages at her private practice in Colombia for 3 years. When she moved to United States, Tadiana continued her work in the dental field for 14 years as Orthodontics Assistant. In 2019, Mrs. Villa changed her career and started a new venture as Manager of Kiddie Academy of West Creek. Tadiana’s passion for education in young children was her main motivation in this new chapter in her life. In her spare time, Tadiana enjoys spending time with her husband and son. She loves running and likes to travel with her family.

Dawn Oleniacz

Senior Lead Teacher

Ms. Dawn is Senior Lead Teacher at KAWC. She was born and raised in Richmond Virginia. Ms. Dawn has over 20 years of...   Read More

Dawn Oleniacz, Senior Lead Teacher

Ms. Dawn is Senior Lead Teacher at KAWC. She was born and raised in Richmond Virginia. Ms. Dawn has over 20 years of Childcare experience and holds a Bachelor of Science from Ferrum College. Ms. Dawn trains our highly qualified teachers to guide, nurture, and cultivate each child's development at every milestone. Ms. Dawn is a Wife, Mother, and devoted Daughter to her elderly Mom. She enjoys reading and gardening and enjoys shaping the lives of our Future.

Mercedes Arenas

Senior Assistant Teacher - New Beginnings Infants Program

Ms. Mercedes is from Colombia (South America). She relocated to Richmond VA in 2021 to be close to her three Children and...   Read More

Mercedes Arenas, Senior Assistant Teacher - New Beginnings Infants Program

Ms. Mercedes is from Colombia (South America). She relocated to Richmond VA in 2021 to be close to her three Children and Grandchildren. Ms. Mercedes has been working in the educational field for over 40 years. Now in her role her a grandmother, she enjoys working with the little ones. In 1981 she graduated with a Sociology degree from Autonoma University of Medellin Colombia. Ms. Mercedes completed her master’s degree in political science and humanities in 2000. Ms. Mercedes served her hometown community in different occupations, but her love for education has always been a passion. “I love coming to Kiddie Academy and seeing our babies every day, I make it my number one priority to make the little ones feel safe and happy.”

Barbara Rangel

Assistant Teacher - Discovering Me Toddler Program

Ms. Barbara moved to United States in September of 2021 following a stellar career in the areas of Business Administration for 25...   Read More

Barbara Rangel, Assistant Teacher - Discovering Me Toddler Program

Ms. Barbara moved to United States in September of 2021 following a stellar career in the areas of Business Administration for 25 years in her home country, Venezuela. Ms. Barbara is a widow and has two daughters and two grandchildren (twins). Yikes… Double the Trouble!! In her free time, she loves to spend time with her daughter, grandchildren, son in law, and their dogs. “Caring for and Teaching children has been my passion forever, since I am the oldest sister and took care of my younger siblings.”

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