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Warwick Kids Academy

Preschool | 50 students

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Posted June 14, 2013

If you are looking for a school that will do more than just house your child in a building while you work, THIS IS IT. My daughter began in this school but a few months and she was coming home saying words in French, doing sign language, sounding out words, using a broader vocabulary, teaching me what she knows about History, Geography, Math, Penmanship (As she would say) and so many other things! More importantly, she loves attending!!!To me that means that education is more than just learning but the teachers make it fun and continues to grab the children's attention. I would recommend WKA to anyone I know hands down!!! They are enrolling now for summer so if I were you, I'd pick up the phone now!!!!
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Posted May 24, 2013

What can I say about WKA? I love the warm feeling that my child receives EVERY MORNING. The teachers a great! The kids learn so much at the school. They teach the children so much from book knowledge to how to be successful in school. They take time out to work with the kids personally. They have a wonderful staff and I really can't say anything bad about them!
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Posted June 10, 2011

I love this school! My daughter started in January and has learned so much this school year. I love that she is learning how to properly conduct herself in the classroom and that she is having a great time. She never wants to leave and can't wait to go back to school. The teachers and staff are excellent and I feel that my child is safe and well cared for. I planned to send her to public kindergarten, but she begged to stay at WKA for kindergarten! She has done so well ...how could I say no!!!
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Posted August 10, 2009

WKA is definitely the best kept secret on the Peninsula. If you want your child to have a sturdy foundation and be more than ready to read by Kindergarten, then Warwick Kid's Academy is the place for your special gift. They love, nurture and teach your child while preparing them for what lies ahead.
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Posted July 28, 2009

My older son has been in gifted pull out programs since Kindergarten. This is due in part to all the hard work and fun learning he did at WKA. My younger daughter is currently attending the school. Let's just say this. It brings tears to my eyes most days because I know that they love her and that she is nurtured. My babygirl was very reserved. Now, in just 4 months of attending the school she is developing an extensive vocabulary, has been exposed to colors, shapes, etc. She has learned several songs,the staff all know her by name and are very interested in her success!
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Posted August 8, 2006

Warwick Kids Academy laid the groundwork and foundation for my daughter's education. She started there as a 3 year old and flourished in their curriculum. She was more than prepared when she left the school to start first grade. The preparations that she received helped her to score in the 96th percentile in all subject areas tested in the Stanford Achievement Tests. WKA is the best kept secret on the peninsula. I am just sad that we moved from the area and my son will not be able to attend and get his educational foundation there.
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9288 Warwick Boulevard
Newport News, VA 23607
Phone: (757) 247-3360

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