Where Active Bodies Ignite Imaginations and Promote Cooperative Play!
The Arkansas Baptist College Kiddie Kollege is a year-round daycare facility providing childcare services to children ages 2-5 who reside in Little Rock, AR with priority slots available to the children of Arkansas Baptist College students, faculty, and staff. The facility opened its doors 32 years ago and is highly regarded as “one of the best childcare facilities in Little Rock when it comes to preparing children for grade school.”
The Kiddie Kollege implements the Better Beginnings Arkansas initiative into its daily curriculum. This program focuses on kindergarten readiness as well as social-emotional development; and nutrition and physical activity. The operating hours are from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday to provide flexibility for the Arkansas Baptist College students, faculty, and staff who are in need of a safe childcare option while at class or work.
The Kiddie Kollege promotes healthy eating habits by providing balanced meals and snacks, prepared daily. Additionally, the children receive a minimum of 60 minutes of physical activity each day in the form of physical education (incorporating basic exercises, jump ropes, hula hoops) as well as cooperative play activities like relay-races; dancing games, and outdoor play.
Vernita Arnette, Director
1622 W. 16th Street
Little Rock, AR