Carousel Preschool, formerly known as Children's Carousel Learning and Daycare Center has been providing the Greater New Orleans area with quality childcare services since 1990. In 2018, Children's Carousel underwent a change of ownership and changed its name to Carousel Preschool to represent its modern approach to early childhood education.
Rated Excellent (5 Stars) by LDOE. Carousel’s advanced kindergarten preparatory program encourages curiosity and learning through adventure and creative play, supporting and nurturing all areas of children’s development.
A quality early childhood program where children feel loved and encouraged, families feel trusting and supported, and staff feel empowered and valued. Carousel provides an emotionally supportive, diverse and inclusive, enjoyable, environment as the foundation for purposefully planned challenging learning activities to best support brain development, critical thinking skills and the comprehensive growth of the whole child.
The Carousel Credo includes techniques from a variety of early childhood frameworks, creating a conglomerate of strategies unique to Carousel. Carousel values the importance of play and adventure by incorporating intentional learning objectives through play-based delivery. Our advanced kindergarten preparatory program utilizes researched-based curricula’s and methods of interaction to teach children the appropriate developmental skills to continue progressing and preparing for top rated elementary schools. Once targeted developmental skills are achieved, we push our students to advance to the next level of learning. Our practices are developmentally appropriate and comprehensive, encouraging the growth of the whole child. This includes targeting social emotional development, cognitive development, general knowledge, mathematics, science, social studies, creative expression, language and literacy, physical development and approaches to learning.