La Petite Academy - Dumfries

La Petite Academy's Preschool Program's ultimate goal is to prepare your child to successfully enter kindergarten in two years, and to become a successful lifetime learner.
In the short term, our Preschool teachers are focusing on preparing your child for the next level of curriculum at La Petite Academy, which is our Pre-Kindergarten Program.
Throughout the three-year preschool curriculum, which encompasses Early Preschool, Preschool and then Pre-Kindergarten, your child will acquire a full breadth of developmental skills necessary to successfully enter kindergarten eager and ready to learn.
We view nearly every activity in which your child engages as opportunities to teach.
So when you visit La Petite Academy and see children playing with others, in our learning centers, or alone reading a book, you'll know they are all learning. And having fun.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-6
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students70 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade La Petite Academy - Dumfries Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition varies by age.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to La Petite Academy - Dumfries is Saint John Paul the Great Catholic High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calvary Christian School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Proverbs Place Child Care & Learning Center (1.4 miles away)
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