Kids of Excellence

1415 Franklin Ave
New Orleans, LA 70117

Geographic Area: New Orleans East
Geographic Zone: 6
Phone: 504-302-7363
Center Hours: 6:00 AM-6:00 AM

Ages Served: Inf - PK4

Program Details

Center philosophy, performance, cost, and other provided services. To learn more about how early childhood performance is measured, click here.

Director: Kristi R. Givens
Philosophy: Kids of Excellence mission is to improve our community by providing quality education to young children, preparing them to succeed in a diverse and changing world. Kids of Excellence invest in the development of the whole child, through the cooperation of the school, family, staff, and community to be effective. We believe in the value and uniqueness of each child we serve. We plan to promote optimal development of all children in our neighborhood. Our curriculum is designed to foster the social, emotional, intellectual, and physical needs of the children we serve.
Program Type: CCAP
Cost (tier): Tuition-assistance
Cost for 1 YR to PK4: $101 - $124 weekly
Cost for Infants: $101 - $124 weekly
Additional Fees: Registration, Field Trip, Supplies, Before/aftercare
Schedule Type: Year Round
Center Performance: Contact school for more information
School Finder Page: Center Report Card
Licensed Capacity: 57


How to apply, who is eligible to attend, and what factors determine which children are assigned. For more info on how OneApp works, click here.

Application Process:
Apply directly for CCAP through the Louisiana Believes website:
Applications Due: Contact school for more information
Transition To Kindergarden: Students must apply to a K program
Selective Admissions: Contact school for more information

Young and Beautiful Preschool & Nursery (CCAP)

Grade(s) INF-PK4

Eligibility: Louisiana Residents who meet income and work requirements (20+ hrs. per week in school, training, or job)
Priority: Contact school for more information

School Features

Transportation: Contact school for more information
Uniforms: Not Mandatory

Features & Programs:
Before Care/Aftercare, Summer Programming For Siblings And Older Students, Tutoring For Siblings/Older Students, Field Trips, Library, Music Class, Parent Meeting, Storytelling

Language Support:
American Sign Language, Spanish

Special Education Services:
Emotional/behavioral, speech, hearing or vision and physical/mobility therapy services offered.