Welcome to R. Kirk Landon Learning Center

Meet the Center Director

Erica Watson-Grier

M-F: 7:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Phone: 404-249-1500

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Our Educational Programs

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Infants

An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

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Toddler/Twos

An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

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Preschool

Where curious children become inspired and ready for school

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Kindergarten Prep

Preparing children for success in kindergarten and beyond

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Summer Camp

A welcoming place for age-appropriate fun, friendships, and exploration

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Jennifer K.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: Every day is a new adventure. On the bright side, this is the only job you get awesome hugs and treated like a rock star each morning.

Teaching since: 1999

Valencia S.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I love to see their faces when they learn something new.

Teaching since: 2000

Deidre W.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: It's the most effective and most enjoyable way for me to change the world. Teaching allows me to work on hearts, minds and guide children in becoming empowered and creative human beings who want to learn

Teaching since: 2000

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The World at Their Fingertips

Our own World at Their Fingertips® curriculum is based on the research of the most renowned education experts. Designed by our education team, it’s created to support these important early years, to inspire children to be bold explorers today and joyful, confident learners for life.

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Literacy, language, and love of books cultivated through listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

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Science Rocks

Spurring a sense of wonder through observations and experiments in which we ask questions and form, record, and describe conclusions.

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Art Smart

Fostering an interest and appreciation of art, music, theater and dance, while encouraging individual talents and artistic expression.

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Math Counts

Early math concepts experienced through counting, sorting, patterning, one-on-one correspondence, and problem solving.

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Well Aware

Healthy living developed through physical activity, good nutrition, and healthful habits incorporated into every day routines.

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Towards a Better World

Experiences and activities designed to help children learn to respect our world, its diverse people, and the environment we live in.

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Caring Matters

Support for important social skills including compromise, self-regulation, negotiating with peers, and forming positive relationships.

“Thank you for all your hard work and dedication to the art program at RKirk. We really love how much Xavier and Reid enjoy art class and that carries over to their creativity in projects at home. Please know that you are making an impact on our child's life.”

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Reid and Xavier Pierce

“Thank you for all your hard work and dedication to the preschool program. We really love how much Reid enjoys class and and his excitement when we talk about his teachers. Please know that you are making an impact on our child's life.”

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Reid Pierce

“Thank you for all your hard work and dedication to the pre-k program. We really love how much Xavier enjoys class and talks about his teachers at home. Please know that you are making an impact on our child's life.”

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Xavier Pierce

“Thank you for all your hard work and dedication to the preschool program. We really love how much Reid enjoys class and and his excitement when we talk about his teachers. Please know that you are making an impact on our child's life.”

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Reid Pierce

“Thank you for all your hard work and dedication to the preschool program. We really love how much Reid enjoys class and and his excitement when we talk about his teachers. Please know that you are making an impact on our child's life.”

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Reid Pierce

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Upcoming Events for Families

Curriculum Night

September 27 | 4-5:30pm

Visit our classrooms, meet our teachers, learn about our curriculum and how your child’s interests inspire learning.

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Healthy Food for Growing Children

Healthy food is part of children’s development. Our menus align with our wellness commitment to Partnership for Healthier America. By eating family-style and serving themselves, children learn about making healthy choices and the connection between food and community.

Early Education Awards & Partnerships

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