Afr Childcare Academy

Tel: (505)266-4130
Grades: NS - K | 5 students
We provide education for infants through kindeergarten.
Our Prekindergarten students leave here for Kindergarten reading at a national second grade level.We provide early comprehensive phonics instruction combined with montessori and whole language approaches.
Before and after school care free.
Open 7am to 7 pm.Our students learn through a carefully planned learning environment.We also provide sign language starting with infants,foreign language introduction,zoo phonics starting with toddlers,picture me reading,sing spell read and write,montessori materials and instruction,but also allow plenty of cooperative learning activities

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1994

Student Body

Total Students 5 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 35%
State avg.: 51%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 2:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(no dress code)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,760
Tuition Notes = $130 a week for 3 - 6 yr olds $5760 yr = $150 a week for newborn - 36 months
Admissions Director Alice Rigo
Admissions Associate Janet Rigo

School Notes:

  • Children leave here more mature,and more advance in all aspects of education than their peers that didn't come here. We provide a safe,healthy environment
  • We instill a love of learning which shows in the childrens excitement and academic progress
  • All our student become close freinds with each other.Our parents tell us that Their children are eager to get back to school on Mondays.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Temple Baptist Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Lady Of The Assumption Catholic School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Our Lady Of The Assumption Catholic School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Albuquerque
    Grades: PK-8 | 172 students
    0.5 miles
    815 Guaymas Place Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87108
    (505)256-3167
    0.5PK-8
    172
  • Albuquerque
    Grades: KG-12 | 97 students
    0.8 miles
    1621 Arizona St Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87110
    (505)262-0969
    0.8KG-12
    97
  • Albuquerque
    Little Lights Child Care Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: K | 4 students
    1.2 miles
    124 Jackson St Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87108
    (505)255-8918
    1.2K
    4
  • Albuquerque
    St Timothy's Montessori School
    Montessori School (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: PK-KG | 55 students
    1.4 miles
    211 Jefferson St Ne
    Albuquerque, NM 87108
    (505)266-0099
    1.4PK-KG
    55
  • Albuquerque
    Grades: K-9 | 193 students
    1.5 miles
    6201 Ross Ave Se
    Albuquerque, NM 87108
    (505)256-1563
    1.5K-9
    193

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