Welcome to Kidopolis Child Development Center

Meet the Center Director

Ashley Byrd

M-F: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 504-988-7479

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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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Meet Our Teaching Team

Karen D.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: I love to watch them reach milestones. It's wonderful to watch them work at reaching their goals like potty training and putting their shoes on.

Teaching since: 1987

Michelle B.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love children and I enjoy working with them. I feel like I am making a difference in their lives, after all they are our future.

Teaching since: 1985

Sabrina D.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: it's fulfilling to play a role in a child's learning foundation. I love interacting with the children and seeing the smiles on their faces.

Teaching since: 1995

Diane V.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I love to interact with them, I love watching them grow and discover themselves. I enjoy watching them learn.

Teaching since: 1994

Yvette W.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I find it amazing to watch children transition. To know that I am a part of their development puts a smile on my face.

Teaching since: 1998

Raquel M.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: it's my passion. I love depositing educational skills to help each child to reach their milestones. It's rewarding to know that I'm helping to make a difference in a child's life.

Teaching since: 1991

Monica N.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I like to have interesting conversations with them, they make me smile, and they are always ready for hugs and kisses. Children bring are just wonderful to be with.

Teaching since: 1989

Nicole J.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: During my senior year of high school I took a part-time job working with children and fell in love with the little ones.

Teaching since: 1998

Marie V.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: it's my greatest passion. Children have inspired me and it is through laughter and play I am totally committed to teach and inspire them.

Teaching since: 2000

Britany R.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I like to see children grow and develop. Teaching them is just a bonus.

Teaching since: 2009

Ashton W.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: there is a strong personal sense of gratitude and warmth when I'm able to share knowledge with them

Teaching since: 2015

Sable B.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: each child has a unique style of learning. As a teacher my top priority is to recognize what techniques will work best for children.

Teaching since: 2008

Elaine E.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I get to inspire kids to grow personally and academically. I love being a child's first teacher!

Teaching since: 2015

Ashley M.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love to watch the growth of children I work with. I love being a part of their lives

Teaching since: 2013

Anari R.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love to make learning fun!

Teaching since: 2012

Julianna V.

Support Staff

I love teaching because: I love seeing them laugh and smile as they learn and grow. Children are our beautiful future.

Teaching since: 2007

Kentrell J.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: it gives me a sense of fulfillment knowing I'm fostering learning in children

Teaching since: 2007

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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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Language Works

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

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Science Works

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.

“Elaine has cared for 2 of our sons the past 2 years. Jacob and Ethan have thrived in her care. She is patient with them and kind. Jacob has so much fun with her, and he is a handful. I have enjoyed getting to know her and feel at ease knowing she is caring for Jacob.”

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Jim and Amy

“Sable is an amazing teacher. Ethan loves going to school and Sable was one of the first words he said. He is so happy when he sees her. She makes learning fun for him. She is very personable and is always sure we are up to date on Ethan’s progress. Can wait for her to have our younger son next!”

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Jim and Amy

“We absolutely adore Miss Rocky. Ethan has excelled in his verbal and cognitive skills while in her care. It took a week in class and he was eating with utensils. I have such a calm confidence knowing Ethan is in her care. She treats us like part of her family and she is certainly a part of ours! We look forward to Jacob joining her.”

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Jim and Amy

“Miss Angie is amazing! Lucas loves going to school and was so excited to join the big boy class. She was a huge part of getting Lucas potty trained and was incredibly patient while he figured it out. She is very patient with Lucas and his big personality. We have been so pleased with all of Lucas’ progress while he has had Miss Angie as a teacher!”

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Jim and Amy

“Lucas has made amazing progress in his cognitive and verbal skills in Miss Diane’s class. He loves drawing, counting and writing! He always knows his job at school, he tells us Miss Diane gives me a job!! She was a huge part to Lucas being successful in potty training. She always has a smile and a funny story for us about Lucas everyday. We are very thankful for her.”

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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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