Frequently Asked Questions

If you have questions, we have answers. This list of Frequently Asked Questions has answers to most general questions. If you need more information, contact your local Academy and they should be able to help. For questions about a specific program, visit our FAQ section for each below.


Q: How can I find out more about the Kiddie Academy?

A: Kiddie Academy has been shaping, fueling and nurturing children’s natural curiosity since we opened nearly 40 years ago. You can find out more about our company philosophy and history by visiting the Our Company page.

Q: What will my child be learning?

A: Our Curriculum page provides an overview of the core programs of Kiddie Academy’s proprietary Life Essentials® curriculum. From family-style dining to character education, our developmentally appropriate curriculum gives your child a full day of learning.

Q: What is Kiddie Academy doing to prevent the spread of the coronavirus? 

A: Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, Kiddie Academy already followed strict practices for health and cleaning that met or exceeded state and local standards. Since the coronavirus outbreak, we have implemented Health Essentials, a set of enhanced protocols based on Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendations for social distancing, disinfection, wellness education, and symptom monitoring. The goal of Health Essentials is to uphold the highest level of health precautions and cleanliness for proper child care delivery. 

Q: How do I find an Academy near me?

A: Please use the search box at the top of our website to find a Kiddie Academy near you. The Academy webpage will have information specific to that location, including hours of operation and how to contact them to schedule a tour.

Q: How can I find out more about enrollment and tuition?

A: The best place to start is on our Enrollment & Tuition page. Many of your questions will be answered there.

Q: What employment opportunities does Kiddie Academy offer?

A: Kiddie Academy is a national franchise system. Each Academy makes their own hiring decisions, so please contact your local Academy regarding available positions. The Kiddie Academy corporate headquarters is located in Abingdon, MD. Positions within the corporate office are listed on the Corporate Careers page.