DULUTH, Ga., July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academies, a national early childhood education franchise with three decades of experience, is open and accepting enrollment for Summer and Fall 2015 at its new school in New Port Richey, Fla., located at 11081 Trinity Blvd. To celebrate, the new facility will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony with the Trinity-Odessa Chamber of Commerce on July 31 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. An open house will also be held for parents to meet the staff and learn about Kids 'R' Kids' various education programs.
The new facility in New Port Richey is open from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Monday through Friday and features 12 classrooms, in addition to a gym, cafe, library, computer center, as well as an outdoor classroom and garden. The center is locally owned and operated by long-time Kids 'R' Kids franchisees, Anitha Thomas and John Verghese. The entrepreneurs also own the Kids 'R' Kids center in Wesley Chapel, located at 1540 Mansfield Blvd., which opened in January 2006.
"For the last decade, Kids 'R' Kids has built strong relationships with both children and families in the Wesley Chapel community and now we look forward to working with even more children at our new facility in New Port Richey," said Thomas. "We welcome families, seeking advanced learning opportunities for their children, to join us on Friday, July 31 for our ribbon cutting ceremony and a tour of the facility to experience for themselves all that Kids 'R' Kids has to offer."
For the last 30 years, Kids 'R' Kids has upheld its long-standing principle – "Hug First, Then Teach" – which works to strengthen and encourage childhood development on an emotional, intellectual, social and physical level through a unique partnership between the child care providers and parents. The company's proprietary First Class Curriculum™ is designed specifically for every developmental stage of early childhood education with theme-based units, specific learning activities and teacher-friendly lesson plans. Most recently, Kids 'R' Kids unveiled its new STEAM AHEAD™ curriculum, an integrated project-based curriculum for preschool students, ages three to five, which incorporates more science, technology, engineering, art, and math into everyday learning through play.
With a nationally awarded curriculum, Kids 'R' Kids provides early education and care for children from six weeks through 12 years of age at its nearly 160 schools located in 16 states across the country. Programs offered to children include infant care, toddler and preschooler care, private pre-K and kindergarten, before-and-afterschool care and summer camp. In order to provide even more convenience for families with busy schedules, every Kids 'R' Kids Academy remains open during all major school breaks and school holidays year-round.
Kids 'R' Kids is the first preschool accredited by AdvancED in America, the world's largest education community. This accreditation ensures its schools are meeting and exceeding the highest accreditation standards and providing excellence in education beyond most daycare and childcare providers.
About Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academies
Headquartered in the North Atlanta suburb of Duluth, Ga., Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academies provide a secure, nurturing, and educational environment for children ages six weeks - 12 years to bloom into responsible, considerate, and contributing members of society. With nearly 160 learning academies in 16 states, Kids 'R' Kids International® is a family-owned and operated organization that ranks in the top 10 nationwide for franchised early childhood education centers (www.kidsrkids.com).
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