La Petite Academy

8433 E Raintree Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
     Tel: (480)948-4533
Grades: NS - K | 123 students
Our Exclusive Early Learning Programs- What will your child be doing? How do we prepare children for school and a lifetime of learning? These are important questions, and the answers truly set La Petite Academy apart.
We challenge children at all ages - from infants to preschool and kindergarten - with developmentally appropriate programs based on skill level and the skills of typically developing children in each age group.
These early learning programs are the product of years of research and input from leading education and childcare experts.
Find out more about the pioneers in early learning who influenced La Petite Academy programs at lapetite.com

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Year Founded 1989

Student Body

Total Students 123 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 22%
State avg.: 32%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Classroom Dress Code Casual
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Gateway Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shalom Montessori (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Scottsdale Child Care & Learning Center (1.3 miles away)
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  • ScottsdaleShalom Montessori
    Montessori School  (Jewish)
    13452 N Hayden Rd
    ScottsdaleAZ 85260
    (480)626-0676
    Montessori School  (Jewish)
    0.8 mi | 30 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • ScottsdaleGateway Academy
    Special Education School
    9659 N. Hayden Road
    ScottsdaleAZ 85258
    (480)998-1071
    Special Education School
    0.9 mi | 50 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • ScottsdaleScottsdale Child Care & Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    13831 N 94th Street
    ScottsdaleAZ 85260
    (480)860-9500
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1.3 mi | 200 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • ScottsdaleNew Covenant Lutheran Church Children's Ministry C
    Daycare / Preschool  (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    15152 N Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd
    ScottsdaleAZ 85260
    (480)391-1264
    Daycare / Preschool  (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    1.3 mi | 131 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • ScottsdaleThunderbird Adventist Academy
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    7410 E Sutton Dr
    ScottsdaleAZ 85260
    (480)948-3300
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    1.4 mi | 132 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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