2016-2017 School Year VPK Program
Profiles & Locations

Note: SCHOOL YEAR (not Summer) Public School VPK programs may have some restrictions. VPK programs in Public Schools are in various Title I School attendance areas. Please call the school directly or Find Your Neighborhood School From Your Address to see if your child is eligible to attend at that site. Public schools on this list begin with ECSD (Escambia County School District).

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A TOP NOTCH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY #1
Approved

1818 NORTH T STREET
PENSACOLA FL 32505
850-469-4383

Director: Netisha Rodgers
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: Yes Cost: N/A
VPK Program Ends: 3/31/17 Meals: Yes Cost: N/A
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $15.68 daily
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

ACADEMICS BLUE ANGEL, LLC
Approved

10271 Sorrento Road
Pensacola FL 32507
850-456-9501

Director: Stephanie Lynch
Lead Teacher Credential: National CDA

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/11/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 4/28/17 Meals: Yes Cost: $5.00
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am-11:30am, 8:30am-12:00pm, 9:00am-12:30pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $90.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Our center is based on the concept that children remember 90% of what they do and 10% of what they hear. That's why our school program provides many "hands on" learning activities which inspire children to learn through discovery and exploration.
ALETHEIA CHRISTIAN PRIVATE SCHOOL VPK
Approved

1700 Woodchuck Avenue
Pensacola FL 32504
850-969-0088

Director: Lori Ann McGhee
Lead Teacher Credential: BA Early Childhood/Elementary Ed

Setting: Non Public School/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 08/15/16 Transportation: N/A Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 05/11/17 Meals: N/A Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 12:00pm (M - Th) Before & After Care: Yes 12pm-3pm/3pm - 6pm Cost: Call for Pricing
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Starfall
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Aletheia's academic program focuses on reading, phonics, math and Bible. Our program also integrates Social Studies, Science, Music and Art through thematic unit work. P.E. is offered on a daily basis. Our program provides for many hands on experiences to make learning fun and enjoyable.
AMAZING GRACE CHRISTIAN PRESCHOOL
Approved

6601 North 9th Avenue
Pensacola FL 32504-7345
(850) 505-7735

Director: Amy Onkka
Lead Teacher Credential: BA

Setting: Center/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/22/16 Transportation: N/A Cost: N/A
VPK Program Ends: 05/17/17 Meals: N/A Cost: N/A
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 1:00pm Before & After Care: 8am - 9am Cost: $35 each per month
School Readiness Score: NA 2013-14 Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Amazing Grace Christian Preschool is a faith based half day program. We seek to nurture and grow each child to their full developmental potential, physically, cognitively spiritually, emotionally and socially.
BABY STARS KINDERWORLD INC
Approved

2000 Toni Street
Pensacola FL 32504
850-477-7080

Director: Paige Morton
Lead Teacher Credential: CDA

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 4/21/17 Transportation: no Cost: NA
VPK Program Ends: 5/11/17 Meals: Yes Cost: Included
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am to 12:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $90 P/W
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
We offer a well rounded VPK program with awesome teachers. We serve breakfast and lunch. We have a large VPK room and a wonderful shaded playground
BEULAH'S PRE-K & LEARNING CENTER
Approved

1505 West Avery Street
Pensacola FL 32501
(850) 435-6943

Director: BARBARA KENNEDY
Lead Teacher Credential: AS

Setting: Center Gold Seal?: Yes
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost: $0.00
VPK Program Ends: 5/24/17 Meals: Yes, USDA Food Program Cost: $0.00
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $50.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
High quality accredited, fun-filled environment with emphasis on early literacy skills, readiness skills. Also incorporated into our program is a top-rated phonic program (Footsteps for Fours) and computer skills.
BLESSED STAR CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
Approved

9151 North Davis Highway
Pensacola FL 32514-5844
850-476-9208

Director: Olivia Chen
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Non Public School/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/22/16 Transportation: N/A Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/22/17 Meals: Yes Cost: $3.00/meal
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 12:30pm (Mon-Thru) Before & After Care: Yes Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA 2013-14 Curriculum: Montessori
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

BRITE START LEARNING AND CHILD CARE CENTER
Approved

5000 Mobile Highway Suite 9
Pensacola FL 32506
(850) 457-0096

Director: Victoria Jordan
Lead Teacher Credential: AS Degree

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/24/17 Meals: Yes Cost: $0.00
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $70.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
We are a safe, lovable, kind and have fun environment. The children learn by doing hands on activities and learn from each other. We do group activities and one on one activities.
CAMP FIRE USA - CENTURY YOUTH LEARNING CENTER
Approved

6031 Industrial Boulevard
Century FL 32535
(850) 256-0953

Director: Pamila B. Townson
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 05/09/17 Meals: Snack Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:15am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $67.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
National Camp Fire & Gulf Wind has invested in the PQA High scope ED Research Foundation which promotes Engagement, Interaction, Supportive and Safe Environment. We promote social, intellectual, physical and emotional development. We provide children with nutritional snacks that enhance their readiness for the day. We provide local field trips, building, on the children's knowledge of their community. We provide family enrichment activities and encourage family participation. We provide a rich language environment to develop a positive attitude towards learning We believe all children are very unique and special in their own way. We expand and enrich children's language.
CAMP FIRE USA - PSC CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER
Approved

1000 College Boulevard, Bldg. 24
Pensacola FL 32504
(850) 484-1521

Director: Tina Issacson
Lead Teacher Credential: BA Degree

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 08/10/16 Transportation: No Cost: N/A
VPK Program Ends: 05/09/17 Meals: Yes Cost: Included in tuition
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 11:45am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $95.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
We offer a quality program with before and after the hours of VPK which allows the children to further grow. We encourage the children to light the fire within them to spark their educational future.
CAPSTONE ACADEMY VPK
Approved

4901 West Fairfield Drive
Pensacola FL 32506
(850) 458-7735

Director: Charles Thomas
Lead Teacher Credential: BA

Setting: Charter School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/22/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/10/17 Meals: No Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM Before & After Care: After care Available Cost: $90.00 per wk
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Capstone provides a developmentally appropriate curriculum to prepare children for kindergarten. Enriching opportunities are a part of each day.
CARDEN CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (CORPORATE NAME: TRIPLE D'S LEARNING COMPLEX, INC.
Approved

3290 Bauer Road
Pensacola FL 32506
(850) 492-4873

Director: Angela Nicholas
Lead Teacher Credential: BA

Setting: Non-Public School/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/11/16 Transportation: no Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 4/12/17 Meals: Afternoon Snack Cost: Included in Price
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 12:00pm & 1:00pm - 4:30pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $89 per week
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Our program offers fun activities while preparing the students for kindergarten. They gain essential knowledge in Science, Social Studies, Literature, Sign Language, Arts and Crafts, fine and gross motor skills. They leave our school well equipped for kindergarten.
CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER - NAS PENSACOLA
Approved

710 Moffett Road, Bldg 3634, NAS
Pensacola FL 32508
(850) 452-2211

Director: Caroline Broughan
Lead Teacher Credential: AS Degree

Setting: Center Gold Seal?: Yes
VPK Program Begins: 9/06/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 05/15/17 Meals: Yes for wrap care/Snack for VP Cost: 0.00
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $4.00 per hour or sliding scale
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

CHILD DISCOVERY CENTER OF FIRST PRESBYTERIAN
Approved

33 East Gregory Street
Pensacola FL 32502-4836
(850) 433-2463

Director: Anna Willhite
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/24/17 Meals: Yes Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:00am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $100.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
To provider a safe, diverse, loving space for children in order to enable and empower their parents to fulfill their callings.
CHILDCARE NETWORK - Bowman #141
Approved

9441 Bowman Avenue
Pensacola FL 32534
(850) 472-1010

Director: Dale Kalb
Lead Teacher Credential: AS Degree

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/15/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/11/17 Meals: Lunch Cost: No Charge
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 12:00pm (M - Thur) Before & After Care: Yes Cost: Before Only $30.00, Before & After $100.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

CHILDCARE NETWORK - CREIGHTON #112
Approved

4079 Creighton Rd
Pensacola FL 32504
850-479-1242

Director: Christine Goodin
Lead Teacher Credential: AS In Early Childhood/CDA

Setting: Center Gold Seal?: Yes
VPK Program Begins: 8/22/16 Transportation: no Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 05/10/17 Meals: Lunch Included Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $100.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

CHILDCARE NETWORK - FAIRFIELD #113
Approved

7525 West Fairfield Drive
Pensacola FL 32506
(850) 455-4864

Director: Natalie Klab
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC, BA, NECC & AS

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/15/16 Transportation: NA Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 05/11/17 Meals: Yes Cost: $0
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 12:00pm (M - Thur) Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $100.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

CHILDCARE NETWORK - MICHIGAN #111
Approved

2623 West Michigan Avenue
Pensacola FL 32526
(850) 944-3098

Director: Hannah Aviles
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/22/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/18/17 Meals: Yes Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 12:30pm (Mon-Thru) Before & After Care: YES Cost: $90.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Childcare Network provides a high quality VPK prigram using an emphasis in reading, writing and math. Our program will begin at 8:30am and end at 12:30pm. Lunch will be provided to all participants.
CHILDREN'S LEARNING CENTER
Approved

2203 N 12th Ave
PENSACOLA FL 32503
850-476-0630

Director: Maxine Lawson
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Child Care Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/15/16 Transportation: no Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/25/17 Meals: no Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: yes Cost: $390 per month
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

COKESBURY METHODIST CHILDREN CENTER
Approved

5725 N. Ninth Ave.
Pensacola fL 32504

Director: Elizabeth Ramirez
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: no Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 05/23/17 Meals: yes - Lunch Cost: Free - Included
VPK Daily Hours: 8:45am - 11:45am Before & After Care: yes 7:00am - 5:30pm` Cost: $475 per month
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Cokesbury Methodist Children's Center provides a faith based environment that promotes School Readiness skills through age-appropriate, child centered learning activities that include pre-reading, writing, math, science, and social studies. We also focus on social skills so that each child will be well-rounded and successful in their scholastic futures.
COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM HEAD START - GIBSON CENTER
Approved

710 North "C" Street
Pensacola FL 32501
(850) 432-2992 x452

Director: Shawn Williams
Lead Teacher Credential: AS

Setting: Head Start Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: Yes Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 4/26/17 Meals:   Cost: Free
VPK Daily Hours: 9:30am-11:30am/1:30pm-3:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: Free
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum Preschool System, Handwriting Without Tears, I am Moving-I Am Learning
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Head Start is a federally funded school readiness program that promotes early learning and development in the following areas: social/emotional, motor, and language development as well as problem solving skills. Health, nutrition, couseling, and Social Services are also provided. Special emphasis is placed on early reading, writing, and math skills to ensure children are ready to began kindergarten.
COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM HEAD START - LINCOLN PARK CENTER
Approved

7600 Kershaw Street
Pensacola FL 32534

Director: Kelly Melton
Lead Teacher Credential: BA

Setting: Headstart Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: Yes Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 4/26/17 Meals:   Cost: Free
VPK Daily Hours: 9:30am-11:30am/1:30pm-3:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: Free
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Head Start is a federally funded school readiness program that promotes early learning and development in the following areas: social/emotional, motor, and language development as well as problem solving skills. Health, nutrition, counseling, and social services are also provided. Special emphasis is placed on early reading, writing, and math skills to ensure children are ready to begin kindergarten.
COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM HEAD START - MOLINO CENTER
Approved

6460 North Highway 95A
Molino FL 32577

Director: Carolyn Taylor
Lead Teacher Credential: AS

Setting: Headstart Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: Yes Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 4/26/17 Meals:   Cost: Free
VPK Daily Hours: 9:30am-11:30am/1:30pm-3:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: Free
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Head Start is a federally funded school readiness program that promotes early learning and development in the following areas: social/emotional, motor, and language development as well as problem solving skills. Health, nutrition, counseling, and social services are also provided. Special emphasis is placed on early reading, writing, and math skills to ensure children are ready to begin kindergarten.
COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM HEAD START - MYRTLE GROVE CENTER
Approved

5400 Lillian Highway
Pensacola FL 32506
(850) 455-4888

Director: Fontilla Harper
Lead Teacher Credential: AS

Setting: Head Start Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: Yes Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 4/26/17 Meals:   Cost: Free
VPK Daily Hours: 9:30am-11:30am/1:30pm-3:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: Free
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum, Handwriting Without Tears, I Am Moving-I Am Learning
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Head Start is a federally funded school readiness program that promotes early learning and development in the following areas: social/emotional, motor, and language development as well as problem solving skills. Health, nutrition, couseling, and Social Services are also provided. Special emphasis is placed on early reading, writing, and math skills to ensure children are ready to began kindergarten.
COMMUNITY ACTION PROGRAM HEAD START - SHERWOOD CENTER
Approved

501 Cherokee Trail
Pensacola FL 32506
(850) 432-2992 x446

Director: BRENDA HARPER
Lead Teacher Credential: BA

Setting: Head Start Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: Yes Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 4/26/17 Meals:   Cost: Free
VPK Daily Hours: 9:30am-11:30am/1:30pm-3:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: Free
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum Preschool System, Handwriting Without Tears, I am Moving-I Am Learning
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Head Start is a federally funded school readiness program that promotes early learning and development in the following areas: social/emotional, motor, and language development as well as problem solving skills. Health, nutrition, couseling, and Social Services are also provided. Special emphasis is placed on early reading, writing, and math skills to ensure children are ready to began kindergarten.
CORRY STATION CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER
Approved

4119 Children's Lane
Pensacola FL 32511
(850) 458-6588

Director: Linda Delaney/ Lynn Vunkannon
Lead Teacher Credential: MA

Setting: Center Gold Seal?: Yes
VPK Program Begins: 09/06/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 05/15/17 Meals: For wrap program/Snack for VPK Cost: 0.00
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am-12:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $4.00 per hour or sliding scale
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

DESTINY'S CHILD LEARNING ACADEMY
Approved

2525 N. Tarragona St.
Pensacola FL 32503
850-791-6552

Director: Destiny Garrett
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/15/16 Transportation: YES Cost: 0.00
VPK Program Ends: 5/30/17 Meals: YES Cost: 0.00
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: YES Cost: $85.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

EAST HILL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL, INC.
Approved

1301 East Gonzalez Street
Pensacola FL 32501
(850) 438-7746 x116

Director: Debbie McArthur
Lead Teacher Credential: BA Early Childhood/Elementary Ed

Setting: Non Public School/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/16/16 Transportation: No Cost: N/A
VPK Program Ends: 5/16/17 Meals: yes, outside vendors Cost: Variable
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00 AM to 12:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: Variable
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
EHCS provides a caring, Christian environment. Daily Bible lessons, reading and math, science and social studies units are taught each day.
ECSD - BRATT ELEMENTARY VPK
Approved

5721 Highway 99
Century FL 32535
(850) 327-6137

Director: Karen Hall
Lead Teacher Credential: BA in Early Chidhood or Pre-K/Primary

Setting: Public School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/12/16 Transportation: Limited to school attendance a Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 5/15/17 Meals: Breakfast & Lunch Cost: Free or Reduced depending on parent qualifications
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:36am Before & After Care:   Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The mission of the Escambia County School District Pre-K is to provide a positive, high quality environment to increase school readiness and build a foundation for future success. All Pre-K educators use developmentally appropriate practices in order to create experiences for students that are language rich, engaging, intentional, and motivating while integrating 21st century technology.
ECSD - C.A WEIS ELEMENTARY VPK
Approved

2101 North Q Street
Pensacola FL 32505
(850) 595-6888

Director: Hollie Magee
Lead Teacher Credential: BA in Early Chidhood or Pre-K/Primary

Setting: Public School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/12/16 Transportation: Limited to school attendance a Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 5/15/17 Meals: Breakfast and Lunch Cost: Free or Reduced depending on parent qualifications
VPK Daily Hours: 7:30am- 11:06am Before & After Care:   Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The mission of the Escambia County School District Pre-K is to provide a positive, high quality environment to increase school readiness and build a foundation for future success. All Pre-K educators use developmentally appropriate practices in order to create experiences for students that are language rich, engaging, intentional, and motivating while integrating 21st century technology.
ECSD - ENSLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL VPK
Approved

510 East Johnson Avenue
Pensacola FL 32514
(850) 494-5600

Director: Jayne Cecil
Lead Teacher Credential: BA Degree in Early Childhood or Pre-K/Primary

Setting: Public School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/12/16 Transportation: Limited to school attendance a Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 5/15/17 Meals: Breafast and Lunch Cost: Free or Reduced depending on parent qualifications
VPK Daily Hours: 7:30am- 11:06am Before & After Care:   Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The mission of the Escambia County School District Pre-K is to provide a positive, high quality environment to increase school readiness and build a foundation for future success. All Pre-K educators use developmentally appropriate practices in order to create experiences for students that are language rich, engaging, intentional, and motivating while integrating 21st century technology.
ECSD - GLOBAL LEARNING ACADEMY
Approved

100 North P Street
Pensacola FL 32505
850-430-7560

Director: Judy Labounty
Lead Teacher Credential: BA Degree in Early Childhood or Pre-K/Primary

Setting: Public School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/12/16 Transportation: Limited to school attendance a Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 05/15/17 Meals: Breakfast and Lunch Cost: Free or Reduced depending on parent qualifications
VPK Daily Hours: 7:30am- 11:06am Before & After Care:   Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The mission of the Escambia County School District Pre-K is to provide a positive, high quality environment to increase school readiness and build a foundation for future success. All Pre-K educators use developmentally appropriate practices in order to create experiences for students that are language rich, engaging, intentional, and motivating while integrating 21st century technology.
ECSD - JIM ALLEN ELEMENTARY VPK
Approved

1051 Hwy 95A North
Century FL 32533
850-937-2269

Director: Rachel Watts
Lead Teacher Credential: BA in Early Childhood

Setting: Public School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/12/16 Transportation: Limited to school attendance a Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 5/15/17 Meals: Breakfast and Lunch Cost: Free or Reduced depending on parent qualifications
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:36am Before & After Care:   Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The mission of the Escambia County School District Pre-K is to provide a positive, high quality environment to increase school readiness and build a foundation for future success. All Pre-K educators use developmentally appropriate practices in order to create experiences for students that are language rich, engaging, intentional, and motivating while integrating 21st century technology.
ECSD - LINCOLN PARK VPK
Approved

7600 Kershaw St.
Pensacola FL 32534

Director: Cassandra Smith
Lead Teacher Credential: BA in Early Chidhood or Pre-K/Primary

Setting: Public School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/12/16 Transportation: Limited to school attendance a Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 5/15/17 Meals: Breakfast and Lunch Cost: Free or Reduced depending on parent qualifications
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:36am Before & After Care:   Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The mission of the Escambia County School District Pre-K is to provide a positive, high quality environment to increase school readiness and build a foundation for future success. All Pre-K educators use developmentally appropriate practices in order to create experiences for students that are language rich, engaging, intentional, and motivating while integrating 21st century technology.
ECSD - MCMILLAN COMMUNITY LEARNING CENTER
Approved

1403 St. Joseph Avenue
Pensacola FL 32501
(850) 595-6910

Director: Dr. Patrice Moody
Lead Teacher Credential: BA Degree in Early Childhood or Pre-K/Primary

Setting: Public School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/12/16 Transportation: Limited to school attendance a Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 5/15/17 Meals: Breakfast and Lunch Cost: Free or reduced depending on parent qualification
VPK Daily Hours: 9:30am - 1:06pm Before & After Care:   Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The mission of the Escambia County School District Pre-K is to provide a positive, high quality environment to increase school readiness and build a foundation for future success. All Pre-K educators use developmentally appropriate practices in order to create experiences for students that are language rich, engaging, intentional, and motivating while integrating 21st century technology.
ECSD - MOLINO PARK ELEM VPK
Approved

899 Hwy 97
Molino F 32577
850-578-5265

Director: Lisa Arnold
Lead Teacher Credential: BA in Early Chidhood or Pre-K/Primary

Setting: Public School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/12/16 Transportation: Limited to school attendance a Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 5/15/17 Meals: Breakfast and Lunch Cost: Free or Reduced depending on parent qualifications
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:36am Before & After Care:   Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The mission of the Escambia County School District Pre-K is to provide a positive, high quality environment to increase school readiness and build a foundation for future success. All Pre-K educators use developmentally appropriate practices in order to create experiences for students that are language rich, engaging, intentional, and motivating while integrating 21st century technology.
ECSD - MONTCLAIR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL VPK
Approved

820 Massachusetts Avenue
Pensacola FL 32505
(850) 595-6969

Director: Hollie Wilkins
Lead Teacher Credential: BA in Early Chidhood or Pre-K/Primary

Setting: Public School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/12/16 Transportation: Limited to school attendance a Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 5/15/17 Meals: Breakfast and Lunch Cost: Free or Reduced depending on parent qualifications
VPK Daily Hours: 7:30am- 11:06am Before & After Care:   Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The mission of the Escambia County School District Pre-K is to provide a positive, high quality environment to increase school readiness and build a foundation for future success. All Pre-K educators use developmentally appropriate practices in order to create experiences for students that are language rich, engaging, intentional, and motivating while integrating 21st century technology.
ECSD - NAVY POINT ELEMENTARY VPK
Approved

1321 Patton Drive
Pensacola FL 32507
850-453-7419

Director: Monica Ford-Harris
Lead Teacher Credential: BA in Early Childhood

Setting: Public School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/12/16 Transportation: Limited to school attendance a Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 5/15/17 Meals: Breakfast and Lunch Cost: Free or Reduced depending on parent qualifications
VPK Daily Hours: 7:30am- 11:06am Before & After Care:   Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The mission of the Escambia County School District Pre-K is to provide a positive, high quality environment to increase school readiness and build a foundation for future success. All Pre-K educators use developmentally appropriate practices in order to create experiences for students that are language rich, engaging, intentional, and motivating while integrating 21st century technology.
ECSD - O.J. SEMMES VPK
Approved

1250 Texar Dr
Pensacola FL 32503
850-595-6975

Director: Connie Farish
Lead Teacher Credential: BA in Early Chidhood or Pre-K/Primary

Setting: Public School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/12/16 Transportation: Limited to school attendance a Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 5/15/17 Meals: Breakfast and Lunch Cost: Free or Reduced depending on parent qualifications
VPK Daily Hours: 7:30am- 11:06am Before & After Care:   Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The mission of the Escambia County School District Pre-K is to provide a positive, high quality environment to increase school readiness and build a foundation for future success. All Pre-K educators use developmentally appropriate practices in order to create experiences for students that are language rich, engaging, intentional, and motivating while integrating 21st century technology.
ECSD - SHERWOOD ELEMENTARY VPK
Approved

501 Cherokee Trail
Pensacola FL 32506

Director: Larry Knight
Lead Teacher Credential: BA in Early Chidhood or Pre-K/Primary

Setting: Public School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/12/16 Transportation: Limited to school attendance a Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 5/15/17 Meals: Breakfast and Lunch Cost: Free or Reduced depending on parent qualifications
VPK Daily Hours: 7:30am- 11:06am Before & After Care:   Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The mission of the Escambia County School District Pre-K is to provide a positive, high quality environment to increase school readiness and build a foundation for future success. All Pre-K educators use developmentally appropriate practices in order to create experiences for students that are language rich, engaging, intentional, and motivating while integrating 21st century technology..
ECSD - WARRINGTON ELEMENTARY VPK
Approved

220 North Navy Bouelvard
Pensacola FL 32507
(850) 453-7425

Director: David Schmittou
Lead Teacher Credential: BA in Early Chidhood or Pre-K/Primary

Setting: Public School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/12/16 Transportation: Limited to school attendance a Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 5/15/17 Meals: Breakfast and Lunch Cost: Free or Reduced depending on parent qualifications
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:36am Before & After Care:   Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The mission of the Escambia County School District Pre-K is to provide a positive, high quality environment to increase school readiness and build a foundation for future success. All Pre-K educators use developmentally appropriate practices in order to create experiences for students that are language rich, engaging, intentional, and motivating while integrating 21st century technology.
ECSD - WEST PENSACOLA ELEMENTARY VPK
Approved

801 North 49th Ave
Pensacola FL 32506
850-453-7470

Director: Sabrena Cunningham
Lead Teacher Credential: BA in Early Chidhood or Pre-K/Primary

Setting: Public School Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/12/16 Transportation: Limited to school attendance a Cost: Free
VPK Program Ends: 5/15/17 Meals: Breakfast and Lunch Cost: Free or Reduced depending on parent qualifications
VPK Daily Hours: 7:30am- 11:06am Before & After Care:   Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The mission of the Escambia County School District Pre-K is to provide a positive, high quality environment to increase school readiness and build a foundation for future success. All Pre-K educators use developmentally appropriate practices in order to create experiences for students that are language rich, engaging, intentional, and motivating while integrating 21st century technology.
FIRST BAPTIST CHRISTIAN PRE-SCHOOL
Approved

500 North Palafox Street
Pensacola FL 32501
(850) 433-0063

Director: Lauren Sansing
Lead Teacher Credential: BA, FCCPC

Setting: Center/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/22/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/18/17 Meals: No Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 1:00pm (Mon-Thur) Before & After Care: No Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
We are a preschool ministry of FBC Pensacola. We seek to teach preschoolers and see that they grow spiritually, mentally, physically, and emotionally to prepare them for school.
FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CHILD CARE PROGRAM
Approved

6 East Wright Street
Pensacola FL 32501
(850) 438-3508

Director: Celeste Biel
Lead Teacher Credential: BA

Setting: Center/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: N/A Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/25/17 Meals: N/A Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $518.75
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

GATEWAY CHRISTIAN PRESCHOOL
Approved

245 Brent Lane
Pensacola FL 32503-2204
(850) 476-4466

Director: Barbara Deem
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center/Faith Based Gold Seal?: Yes
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/08/17 Meals: No Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 12:15pm Before & After Care: 8-9 AM and 1-2 PM Cost: $5.00 per hour
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Gateway Christian Preschoool is a faith-based early childcare facility. We provide a loving, safe environment where we provide a wide variety of experiences to provide the opportunity to learn through play. We believe that children learn through play. We also believe that we are to serve the family as a whole in order to best meet the needs of the children.
GONZALEZ UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Approved

2026 Pauline Street
Pensacola FL 32533
(850) 968-6245

Director: Tamela Hicks
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/23/17 Meals: Yes Cost: $3.50/day
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $3.50/Day
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
We are a small center staffed with loving, Christian teachers. Our center is a ministry of Gonzalez UMC. We seek to provide an atmosphere that stimulates learning through play, exploration, self expression, observation, problem solving, and loving instruction.
GREATER LITTLE ROCK PRESCHOOL
Approved

901 North "A" Street
Pensacola FL 32501
8504339476

Director: Deirdre Patton
Lead Teacher Credential: AS

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost: N/A
VPK Program Ends: 5/22/17 Meals: Yes Cost: N/A
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $81.25
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Greater Little Rock Preschool is a Christian based center that provides a full developmental bible based program for all ages. Our preschool children experience activities in the major areas of development: social, physical, intellectual, creative and language. We strive to prepare our VPK students for success in their future educational adventures.
HILLCREST BAPTIST CHURCH SPANISH TRAIL DAY CARE
Approved

3960 Spanish Trail Road
Pensacola FL 32504
850-434-6612

Director: Phyllis Hinnant
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/23/17 Meals: Yes Cost: included
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:00am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $90/wk
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Wee Learn
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Hillcrest Baptist Church Daycare provides quality care in a Christian setting. We continue to strive to prepare our VPK children for success in their future educational adventures!
IN HIS ARMS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
Approved

8497 North Palafox St.
Pensacola FL 32534
850-4531199

Director: Cornel McGee
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: Yes Cost: $0.00
VPK Program Ends: 5/25/17 Meals: Yes Cost: $0.00
VPK Daily Hours: 9:15am - 12:15pm (M-F) Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $90.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Our program consists of highly trained & equipped certified teachers. We offer before & after care along with the free breakfast & lunch.
JACQUELINE HARRIS EXTENSION ACADEMY INC.
Approved

1408 E. Blount Street
Pensacola FL 32503
850-439-1114

Director: Wanda Simmons
Lead Teacher Credential:  MA

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation:   Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 05/25/17 Meals:   Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:00am Before & After Care:   Cost: $80.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Jacqueline Harris Early Learning Program serves Preschool 3 year olds & VPK students. We have a structured program that includes all elements for children to grow and learn educationally, socially, emotionally, and physically. Children are offered choices because of the many permanent centers in the classroom setting. Our program have certified skilled teachers who will implement and guide our preschool students to reach and achieve goals that will be needed in order to enter kindergarten.
JAMISON STREET PRESCHOOL
Approved

20 Jamison Street
Pensacola FL 32507
(850) 453-5575

Director: Peggy Steward
Lead Teacher Credential: National CDA

Setting: Center Gold Seal?: Yes
VPK Program Begins: 8/22/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/16/17 Meals: No Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 12:00pm (M - Th) Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $80.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Children will be exposed to hands-on learning, with some Montessori Self-help lessons. Activities will include planting and working in the garden, music & art appreciation, geography and math lessons. children will learn the importance of writing and reading with the weekly checking out of library books, and weekly cooking lessons without a heat source. Parents are encouraged to come at anytime. Computers in the classroom assist children in technology development. Lots of self-esteem and language development with teacher/child interaction.
JUBILEE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
Approved

5910 N "W" Street
Pensacola FL 32505
(850) 494-2477

Director: Myranchie (Mychie) Layne
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Non Public School/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/17/16 Transportation: No Cost: $0.00
VPK Program Ends: 5/23/17 Meals: Yes/NSLP Cost: $6.00
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:15am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $50.00/wk or $150.00/Month
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Learn Every Day & Nemours Bright Start
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
The philosophy of Jubilee Christian Academy is to create a loving and positive learning environment with focus on the individual needs of each child. We provide cognitive, social, spiritual, physical, language and creative experiences that help develop the whole child. Our desire is to foster a positive relationship between parent, school and child with emphasis on family values.
KIDS KLUB LEARNING CENTER
Approved

8350 North Davis Highway
Pensacola FL 32514
(850) 478-7090

Director: Brittany Curtis
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation:   Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/24/17 Meals: No Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:15am - 11:15am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $80.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

KIDS PLACE LEARNING CENTER
Approved

9490 Pensacola Boulevard
Pensacola FL 32534
(850) 473-8912

Director: Michelle Anderson
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: N/A Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/19/17 Meals: N/A Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 11:30am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $85.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

KIDZ KONNECTION LEARNING ACADEMY 2
Approved

3724 W. NAVY BLVD
Pensacola FL 32507
850-607-7607

Director: Victoria Cooks
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC and Director Credentials

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 11/01/16 Transportation: YES Cost: $10.00 per week
VPK Program Ends: 3/15/17 Meals: Yes Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 1:00pm (MON-FRI) Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $75.00/weekly
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

KNOWLEDGE AND FUN LEARNING CENTER, LLC
Approved

596 North Fairfield Drive
Pensacola FL 32506
(850) 456-4133

Director: Hitomi Wright
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCP

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/24/17 Meals: No Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $82.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

LA PETITE ACADEMY
Approved

9601 Pickwood Drive
Pensacola FL 32514
(850) 478-6772

Director: Barbara Brown
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center Gold Seal?: Yes
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost: $0.00
VPK Program Ends: 5/25/17 Meals: Yes Cost: $0.00
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $110.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Journey - Learning Care Systems
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Infants & Toddlers focus on nurturing and care, safety and security, language development. 2's 3's: Active Listening, self-regulation, speaking, routines.4's &5's: Kindergarten readiness, problem-solving, responsive listening, early literacy and math.
LEGENDARY CHRISTIAN
Approved

3564 WEST FAIRFIELD DR
PENSACOLA FL 32505
850-607-8372

Director: EBONI SINGER
Lead Teacher Credential: VPK Director Credential

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: YES Cost: $10.00
VPK Program Ends: 5/24/17 Meals:   Cost: included
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: YES Cost: $85 per week
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
To provide a quality learning program to ensure that each child is ready for school.
LIGHTHOUSE PRIVATE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY - ESCAMBIA
Approved

901 E Gadsden Street
Pensacola FL 32501
850-542-7914

Director: Lakedra Coleman
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Non Public School/Faith Based Gold Seal?: Yes
VPK Program Begins: 8/15/16 Transportation: no Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 05/11/17 Meals: Yes Cost: $3.00
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 1:00pm (M-Th) Before & After Care: yes Cost: $3.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

LITTLE FLOWER CATHOLIC SCHOOL
Approved

6495 Lillian Hwy
Pensacola FL 32506
850-455-4851

Director: Tina D'Aversa
Lead Teacher Credential: FL State certified teacher

Setting: Non Public School/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/15/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/23/17 Meals: No Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 7:45am - 11:00am Before & After Care: Yes (2pm - 4pm) Cost: Variable
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Little Flower's VPK offers a full day option.
LITTLE ONES LEARNING ACADEMY
Approved

7895 Pensacola Blvd
Pensacola FL 32534
850-473-8255

Director: Sandra Bloodworth
Lead Teacher Credential: BA in Education/FCCP

Setting: Center/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/15/16 Transportation: No Cost: N/A
VPK Program Ends: 5/8/17 Meals: Yes - Breakfast, Lunch & Snack Cost: $0.00
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 1:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $70.00 wk/ $15.00 day
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Wee Learn
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
KWLA is a ministry of KW Church. We are a hands on learning center. We believe that children learn by using as many of their senses as possible. Therefore, we give children learning centers set up for age appropriate exploring.
LITTLE RED SCHOOL HOUSE, LLC
Approved

3785 East Olive Road
Pensacola FL 32514
(850) 477-2773

Director: Shaunna Bailey
Lead Teacher Credential: AS

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: NO Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 8/25/17 Meals: Yes Cost: $0.00
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 11:30am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $70.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
A quality program that uses Creative Curriculum to teach the whole child. Our goal is to assure that our students have the knowledge and skills to excel in the following school years.
LOVING HEARTS CHILD CARE CENTER #2
Approved

31 MASON LN
PENSACOLA FL 32505
(850) 434-3937

Director: Holly Moultrie
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCP

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: Yes Cost: $5.00 weekly
VPK Program Ends: 5/23/17 Meals: Yes Cost: Free
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 11:30am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: varies
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Hours of operation is from 6am to 6pm. We use Creative Curriculum. Transportation is provided. We also provide breakfast, lunch & snack.
MALENA'S MINI SCHOOL #1 - PENSACOLA BOULEVARD
Approved

9318 North Pensacola Boulevard
Pensacola FL 32534
(850) 478-5733

Director: Rosecar Dorceans
Lead Teacher Credential: Staff Credentials, FCCPC, BA

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/23/16 Transportation: No Cost: N/A
VPK Program Ends: 5/17/17 Meals: Yes Cost: No Fee
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 12:30pm (Tue - Fri) Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $90.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Malena's offers a structured, total care program with an emphasis on literacy. Our VPK graduates are strong in alphabet identification, phonemic awareness and most graduates leave reading and counting to 100! The children are introduced to math, art and science based on Four Year Old Standards.
MALENA'S MINI SCHOOL #2 - PINE FOREST
Approved

7181 Pine Forest Road
Pensacola FL 32526
(850) 944-5140

Director: Pamela Barksdale
Lead Teacher Credential: Staff Credentials, FCCPC, BA

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/23/16 Transportation: No Cost: N/A
VPK Program Ends: 5/17/17 Meals: Yes Cost: No Fee
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 12:30pm (Tue - Fri) Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $90.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Malena's offers a structured, total care program with an emphasis on literacy. Our VPK graduates are strong in alphabet identification, phonemic awareness and most graduates leave counting to 100. The children are introduced to math, art and science based on Four Year Old Standards.
MARY'S LITTLE LAMBS EARLY LEARNING CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER
Approved

2601 West Strong Street
Pensacola FL 32505
850-439-1080

Director: Carolyn White
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC and Director Credentials

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: N/A Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/19/17 Meals: Yes Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 11:30am Before & After Care: Yes Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Our program is here to provide quality childcare that's enjoyable and rich in concerns in a Christian environment that is strong with education and able to give children a solid beginning for life. We adhere to language development, social and emotional skills, music, arts and crafts, and we offer tutoring for school age student's homework.
MISS KATHY'S EARLY LEARNING - JOHNSON AVENUE
Approved

2275 East Johnson Avenue
Pensacola FL 32514
(850) 479-6031

Director: Bonnie Conway
Lead Teacher Credential: Director

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/15/16 Transportation:   Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/12/17 Meals: Yes Cost: Breakfast- .75, Lunch/Snack Included
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:15am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $90.00 wrap around
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Creative environment with educational tools to develop and ready children for elementary school.
MISS KATHY'S PRE-K - CHEMSTRAND ROAD
Approved

8721 Chemstrand Road
Pensacola FL 32514
(850) 476-8320

Director: Kathleen Sherwin
Lead Teacher Credential: Director

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/15/16 Transportation:   Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/12/17 Meals: Yes Cost: Breakfast- .75, Lunch/Snack Included
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:15am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $100.00 new VPK/ $90.00 VPK wrap-a-round
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Creative environment with the educational tools to develop and ready children for elementary school.
MY LITTLE EXPLORERS LEARNING ACADEMY
Approved

2406 Langley Avenue
Pensacola FL 32504

Director: Sharufa Little
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: Yes Cost: $2.00
VPK Program Ends: 5/24/17 Meals: Yes Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 11:30am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $10.00 daily
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
My Little Explorers is a program that has structured curriculum during the morning. After lunch is served the children go down for naptime then the Program acts as a childcare center. We are dedicated to giving experiences that will make them lifelong learners.
MYRTLE GROVE BAPTIST PRESCHOOL LEARNING
Approved

5920 Lillian Highway
Pensacola FL 32506-4044
(850) 455-3352

Director: Mary Ann Winstead
Lead Teacher Credential: AA, CDA

Setting: Center/Faith Based Gold Seal?: Yes
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/19/17 Meals: Included Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: 6:30-9am, VPK wrap-Before & Af Cost: $107.00 wk/ $15.00 wk
School Readiness Score: NA 2013-14 Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Sound choices, encouraged by teachers, promote moral and spiritual values. Experienced and dedicated Christian teachers provide educational experiences through a Bible-based, hands-on curriculum designed to address all areas of development. An indoor gym and outdoor playgrounds are available.
REDEEMER LUTHERAN SCHOOL
Approved

333 COMMERCE ST.
PENSACOLA FL 32507
850-455-0330

Director: Pamela Duncan
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Non-Public School/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: N/A Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 4/28/17 Meals: N/A Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:30am Before & After Care: 6:30am - 8:00am & 11:30-6:00pm Cost: Hourly rate
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
We provide a safe, Christ-centered environment with hands-on learning for every child with Phonics, Math, Science, Religion, Art, Music and more. We strive to achieve excellence and want our children to develop intellectually, physically, morally & spiritually. We are a faith based school providing Chapel on a weekly basis for students VPK thru 8th.
SACRED HEART CATHEDRAL SCHOOL
Approved

1603 North 12th Ave
Pensacola FL 32503
850-436-6440 x4

Director: Elizabeth Snow
Lead Teacher Credential: BA/Educator's Certificate

Setting: Non Public School/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/22/16 Transportation: No Cost: N/A
VPK Program Ends: 5/18/17 Meals: Yes Cost: Variable Cost
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:15am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $7.00 per day
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

SAND CASTLE ACADEMY
Approved

4000 North Palafox Street
Pensacola FL 32505
(850) 435-8888

Director: Kerry Kust
Lead Teacher Credential: CDA/Director's Crednentials

Setting: Child Care Center Gold Seal?: Yes
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: N/A Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/25/17 Meals: Yes with before/after care Cost: Free
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 11:30am Before & After Care: Full-time/Part-time Cost: Varies
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Gold Seal Provider; Small group size; wrap around care available; USDA Food Program Participant; loving and nurturing experienced staff.
SCENIC PRESCHOOL
Approved

945 Scenic Highway
Pensacola FL 32503
(850) 438-2692

Director: Jackie Cotton
Lead Teacher Credential: BA

Setting: Child Care Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/15/16 Transportation: Yes, Limited Area Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/23/17 Meals: Yes - Breafast and Lunch Cost: Free
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: Before-Free / After $75.00 Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
We teach a non-denominational Christian program along with our regular VPK program. Our VPK teacher does a lot of hands on projects with reading, art and science. Children learn through play, songs & etc. Come visit anytime to meet our staff.
SCHOLARS ACADEMY, INC.
Approved

2610 W. Michigan Ave
Pensacola FL 32526
850-944-5580

Director: Deborah Jackson
Lead Teacher Credential: PHD

Setting: Child Care Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 9/06/16 Transportation: NO Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 4/17/17 Meals: Yes Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

Seville Bayside Montessori
Approved

400 South Alcaniz Street
Pensacola FL 32502
850-433-5000

Director: Margaret Roher
Lead Teacher Credential: NECC

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/17/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 06/01/17 Meals: No Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $5 per 1/2 hour weekly
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Montessori
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Montessori based school provides social, cognitive, large and small motor, emotional and self helps to all children attending.
ST. CHRISTOPHER'S PRESCHOOL
Approved

3200 North 12th Avenue
Pensacola FL 32503
(850) 434-0986

Director: Allison Sanchez
Lead Teacher Credential: CDA

Setting: Child Care Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/24/17 Meals: No Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $340.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Early Education Preschool offers exceptional education as well as physical, emotional, and Spirtual development. We offer Spanish, Sign Language, Music, Art, Chapel,and Stretch and Grow.
ST. JAMES EARLY LEARNING CENTER
Approved

219 E Johnson Ave.
Pensacola FL 32514
850-549-4771

Director: Jenny Burhham
Lead Teacher Credential: CDA

Setting: Child Care Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost: $25.00
VPK Program Ends: 5/24/17 Meals: Yes Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 11:30am Before & After Care: yes Cost: $85.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
St. James Early Learning Center is a Christian environment where we develop the children spiritually, Socially, emotional, physically, cognitive, development. All of our teachers are DCF certified and have their CPR & First Aid Trainings. We provide breakfast, lunch & afternoon snack & transportation from schools.
ST. JOHN CATHOLIC SCHOOL
Approved

325 S. Navy Blvd.
Pensacola FL 32507
(850) 456-5218

Director:  Ann Williams
Lead Teacher Credential: BA

Setting: Non-Public School/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/11/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/26/17 Meals: Yes Cost: Varies
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:00am Before & After Care: Yes Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Starfall
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

ST. PAUL CATHOLIC SCHOOL
Approved

3121 Hyde Park Road
Pensacola FL 32503
(850) 436-6435

Director: Lara Schuler
Lead Teacher Credential: Florida Professional Certificate MA-Educational

Setting: Non-Public School/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/11/16 Transportation: N/A Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 4/24/17 Meals: Yes-Online Program Cost: Per parent choice
VPK Daily Hours: 8:00am - 11:30am Before & After Care: Yes - After Care Cost: $10.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: STEMscopes
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

ST. PAUL LUTHERAN PRESCHOOL
Approved

4600 North 9th Avenue
Pensacola FL 32503
(850) 438-3805

Director: Monica Moore
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC, BS

Setting: Center/Faith Based Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/24/16 Transportation: No Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 5/18/17 Meals: Monday & Thursday (Lunch) Cost: $3.50
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 1:00pm (M-Th) Before & After Care: 8am-9am / 1pm - 1:55pm Cost: $4.00 / $6.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
St Paul Lutheran Preschool is a loving learning environment for children age 1-5. We offer hands on activities that are age and developmentally appropriate. Children are offered enriching experiences that create a love of learning. They learn that God loves them, and have a chance to sing, play, create and explore. The teachers set the classroom in a way that encourages the children to become independent and confident.
TREEHOUSE LEARNING CENTER
Approved

3912 Barrancas Avenue
Pensacola FL 32507
(850) 453-4598

Director: Roselyn Sukal
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center Gold Seal?: Yes
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost: $0
VPK Program Ends: 5/24/17 Meals: Yes Cost: $0
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 11:30am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $101.48
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20

TRINITY LEARNING CENTER
Approved

3400 Bayou Boulevard
Pensacola FL 32503
(850) 435-7829

Director: Anna Kay Shirah
Lead Teacher Credential: CDA, AA

Setting: Center/Faith Based Gold Seal?: Yes
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: No Cost: N/A
VPK Program Ends: 5/24/17 Meals: Thurs & Friday Only Cost: $4.25 per meal
VPK Daily Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $400.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
We offer Creative Curriculum in a nurturing, loving, and safe environment. Our curriculum will provide a strong developmental and academic basis for each child. It is our hope that your child's experiences with us will be filled with fun, warmth, security, exploration, and discovery. Children are creative and receptive. Our program strives to nurture and encourage these qualities in all children.
UWF
Approved

11000 University Parkway Bldg 99
Pensacola FL 32514-5750
(850) 474-2195

Director: Cyntha Watson
Lead Teacher Credential: BA

Setting: Center Gold Seal?:  
VPK Program Begins: 8/22/16 Transportation: NO Cost:  
VPK Program Ends: 05/05/17 Meals: NO Cost:  
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 12:00pm Before & After Care: YES Cost:  
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
Active play based developmentally appropriate learning Center.
WEE KARE ACADEMY
Approved

2901 North 12th Avenue
Pensacola FL 32503
(850) 432-4990

Director: Brenda Hardy
Lead Teacher Credential: FCCPC

Setting: Center Gold Seal?: Yes
VPK Program Begins: 8/10/16 Transportation: -0- Cost: -0-
VPK Program Ends: 5/08/17 Meals: Yes Cost: -0-
VPK Daily Hours: 8:30am - 11:45am Before & After Care: Yes Cost: $83.00
School Readiness Score: NA Curriculum: Creative Curriculum
Staff to Child Ratio: 1:11 or 2:20
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