Kangaroo Kids Childcare & Learning Center

  • Kangaroo Kids Child Care and Learning Center was awarded #1 in America by the National Association of Child Care Professionals and is one of only 7% of schools nationwide to achieve accreditation by the National Association for the Education of Young Children.
  • We are proud to be Leaders in Early Childhood Education since 1991 and of providing high quality early childhood education programs for children from 6 weeks old through 9 years of age.
  • Kangaroo Kids has infant, toddler preschool, and prek programs as well as before and after school activities, summer camp with an in ground pool and swim lessons and a full day private school kindergarten.
  • You can also "like" us on our facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/Kangaroo-Kids-Child-Care-and-Learning-Center and read other parenting tips on our blog at http://kangarookids-kathy.blogspot.com/.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded1991

Student Body

Total Students150 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeKangaroo Kids Childcare & Learning Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size8 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition varies depending on classroom
Admissions DirectorKathleen Feigley
Admissions AssociateBarbara Thornton


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Chinese lessons, Music, Spanish Lessons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Dance, Karate, Socce

School Notes

  • Kangaroo Kids Child Care & Learning Center was recently awarded #1 child care in America by the National Association of Child Care Professionals.  
  • Leaders in Early Childhood Education since 1991
  • Summer camp with on site in ground pool and swim lessons
  • Enrichment activities in Chinese and Music
  • Extra curricular activities in soccer, computers, karate, and dance
  • 22 Hall of Fame Teachers
  • 4 Teachers that have been names "Teacher of the Year!"

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School Reviews

5  2/15/2015
Approximately 4 years ago my wife and I entrusted our daughter to the care of Kangaroo Kids. Not once since that day have we regretted that decision. Our daughter has found and extended family in her classmates and her wonderful teachers, who not only care for our little angel, but educate her to the highest standards (trust me my wife has been teaching grade school for 29 years). Thank Kangaroo Kids!!!
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