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Beaches Academy is the longest-operating privately-owned Accredited Gold Seal Child Care Center in the beaches area that has maintained accreditation since 1999 with a mission to provide affordable, high-quality child care to families with preschool/school-age children of all races, cultures and incomes. Mrs. Bonnie Allen, a degreed professional with an education background, has owned Beaches Academy for more than 30 years.
Beaches Academy Provides:
Full-time, drop-in, daily and hourly child care; part-time child care also available
Before/after school-age program, including drop-off and pick-up from local schools (ages 5-12, kindergarten to 5th grade)
Nutritionally balanced meals and snacks that meet USDA nutritional guidelines
Physical activity in three large, well-equipped, age-appropriate playgrounds
State-funded, voluntary pre-kindergarten program (4-year-olds attend 9am-12pm, M-F)
Outstanding teachers with Child Development Associate (CDA) credentials
Strong parent/teacher partnerships
Low staff-to-child ratios
Winter, spring and summer break enrichment programs
Basic introductory computer skills