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Infants have individual personalities. We help bring them to light.
Toddlers are extremely active. We keep them actively learning.
At two years old, children need to explore. We give them every opportunity.
At three years old, children discover and create. We encourage them to do it all.
At four years old, children are preparing for school. We get them ready to go.
Each Academy is a little different. Here's what makes us unique:
Heloisa Souza, Regional Director
Heloisa is the Regional Director for K.A. of Clermont, Apopka, Conway, Hunters Creek and co-owner of Kiddie Academy of Oviedo! She has... Read More
Heloisa is the Regional Director for K.A. of Clermont, Apopka, Conway, Hunters Creek and co-owner of Kiddie Academy of Oviedo! She has an extended background in Education, specially in Early Childhood Education. She earned her degree in 2006 in Teaching Elementary Education with a minor in School Administration. Working as a teacher since then, she decided to pursue a certification in Early Childhood Education, which was earned from Montgomery College, MD. She has worked as a Pre-K teacher preparing children to conquer a major milestone in their lives by graduating to Kindergarten. With so much passion for her profession and love for children, Heloisa moved to Florida to obtain this amazing opportunity of being Kiddie Academy’s director. She holds a National Administrator Credential, VPK endorsement, and Florida’s Director Credential.She oversees the operation of our academies to ensure quality and qualification of our staff. Parents and teachers are always welcomed to reach her regarding
Karen Kato, Financial Director
Karen joined the company in 2017 as our finance manager. In her role she is responsible for preparing monthly financial reports and... Read More
Karen joined the company in 2017 as our finance manager. In her role she is responsible for preparing monthly financial reports and analysis, while overseeing all of the business’s finances. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and has over 15 years of experience in the business and finance sector.
Vivian DaSilva, Regional Director of Education
Vivian is a former teacher at Kiddie Academy of Oviedo, Florida. She has a bachelor’s degree in Education, National Director Credential and... Read More
Vivian is a former teacher at Kiddie Academy of Oviedo, Florida. She has a bachelor’s degree in Education, National Director Credential and 15+ years of experience working in Early Childhood Education in the United States and Internationally. She strongly believes in offering high quality education for young children in a positive and nurturing environment, as a key factor for a bright future.
Daniel Aguiar de Melo, COO & Multi-franchisee
Daniel is the COO and Multi-franchisee for the Kiddie Academies of Clermont, Apopka, Orlando-Conway, Hunters Creek, Winter Park, Oviedo, Oakland, Lake Nona,... Read More
Daniel is the COO and Multi-franchisee for the Kiddie Academies of Clermont, Apopka, Orlando-Conway, Hunters Creek, Winter Park, Oviedo, Oakland, Lake Nona, Carmel-Westfield(IN) and Thornton(CO). He has a strong background in management, construction, finances and marketing. Graduated in Electrical Engineer since 2005 and holding a MBA in Business Management since 2007. Entrepreneur in Brazil with two K-12 private schools, he had a dream of coming to the USA and living the dream close to Mickey Mouse and being able to offer his knowledge to help kids grow happy, with a strong foundation and ready for life. Daniel is always looking to the future and is passionate about technology and for human development. He understands that we are all connected and that building a community with happiness and joy helps us with the daily challenges and motivates us to keep developing ourselves and our way to offer an exceptional education to our future leaders of our world: our children.
“Wonderful place with wonderful people. Good location, good facilities, good educational lessons, good food! ”
Lauren M., Winter Park
“Everyone is friendly and nice!! ”
Grace M., Winter Park
“Very inclusive and understanding of children’s needs. Very friendly staff and admin. ”
Emily B., Winter Park
“Great clean, friendly environment. Staff is all very friendly, helpful and professional. My child looks forward to coming. Love how dance and sports occur right there on site. ”
Heather M., Winter Park
“My child is happy and well taken care of. ”
Victoria G., Winter Park
“My daughter has learned a lot ever since she joined this school. The teachers follow positive reinforcement and work on strengthening skills. They care about the little ones and make me, as a parent, feel safe and comfortable leaving my child here all day. ”
Chandana B., Winter Park
“My daughter enjoys attending school at the Kiddie Academy! ”
Paige G., Winter Park
“Super great people! ”
Ray S., Winter Park
“Excellent facility and personnel. Our child loves it there. ”
Alex K., Winter Park
“The teachers are all so nice and welcoming. My son is having a hard time at drop off and I can always count on them to be there to help me. I love all the exposure they get to new things like wild animals, water days, and hands on learning. ”
Ivy B., Winter Park
Contact us to learn more about what makes Kiddie Academy stand out among educational child care providers. A member of our team will contact you.
The learning doesn't stop for parents, either. That’s why we created an information resource with helpful tips on everything from enriching our STEM program at home to introducing lifelong healthy eating and fitness habits.
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