NEW Partnership with Fulton County Department of Health Services BEGINNING JUNE 2013
Premier Academy has been awarded a contract to provide drop-in childcare services at Fulton County's Oak Hill Child, Adolescent & Family Center. Children who visit the newly designed 48,000 sq.ft facility with their parents will receive a unique and stimulating experience with our highly trained staff in a state-of-the-art classroom. We are excited about this new opportunity to ensure all of Atlanta's children are prepared for kindergarten.
Summer Transition Award from the Waterfall Foundation, Inc.
Premier Academy has received a generous $30,000 gift from the Waterfall Foundation to support our Summer Transition Program which provides emerging low-income kindergarteners with critical educational and social skills to achieve success in kindergarten. We celebrate this award!
Fulton County Human Services Award to Support Summer School Transition Program
Premier Academy celebrates a generous $25,000 grant from the Fulton County Housing and Human Services Department to support our intensive summer academic camp for low-income preschoolers who reside in Fulton County. Funding provided in part by the Fulton County Board of Commissioners under the guidance of the Housing and Human Services Department Grant Programs.This dynamic program provides a safe environment for 25 children to engage in educational, recreational, cultural, and social activities during the summer months.
We're Going Green
We are proud to announce our recent Grants to Green award from the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta. This assessment award will assess the efficiency of our Angier Avenue facility and teach us how to make environmentally sustainable improvements.
Extra Wish Awards from the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta
Premier Academy was featured in the Spring 2013 issue of the Community Foundation's Extra Wish publication that is distributed to countless donors in metro Atlanta. We are grateful to announce two very special awards from the Dragon Con/Ace Fund and the Conrads-Pendergast Family Fund to purchase "Raising a Reader" books and curriculum materials for two classrooms.
Mission of Premier Academy
Premier Academy, Inc. is a non-profit corporation organized for the primary purpose of providing a comprehensive developmentally appropriate pre-school program for young children, as well as needed additional services. The mission of Premier Academy, Inc. (formerly, Bedford Pine Child & Family Resources Center, Inc.) is to provide a quality education program that fosters the development of preschool age children through planned learning environments, which aim to enhance their physical, social, emotional, and intellectual development. These services are made possible through an informed Board of Directors, a competent staff, and actively involved parents who participate in the program and volunteer activities.
Our Educational Services Include:
- Year round Educational Child-Care Program
- Pre-Kindergarten Program
- After School Program
- Parenting Workshops
- Referral and Professional Assessment
Premier proudly celebrates and appreciates the continued participation and engagement of its parents. Parents have been involved in the grass roots of our organization since its inception and has played a vital role in our history. It was the parents that emerged to seek support for the continued operation of the facility in May 1973. Read more Parents Involvement with Children.
Hours of Operation
6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
KROGER COMMUNITY REWARDS ARE HERE!
Did you know that you can support Premier Academy just by shopping at Kroger? It's easy when you enroll your Kroger Plus Card online at www.krogercommunityrewards.com, then select Premier Academy (NPO # 18619) as your organization to support. Next, just scan your Kroger Plus Card each time you checkout. As always, we appreciate your support!
GEORGIA GIVES DAY IS COMING!
Do You Love Premier Academy?
Please Help Us Reach Our $15,000 Goal!
Only 6 days until GA Gives Day!
On Wednesday, November 13th, our community will come together for a special 24-hour online giving event called GA Gives Day and we need YOU to join us!
We want to raise $15,000 in 24 hours. This is YOUR chance to make a real difference in the lives of hundreds of low-income children, right here in our community. Without Premier Academy, hundreds of children most in need would not receive the strong, research-based educational foundation and nurturing care that prepares them for success in kindergarten.
If you love Premier Academy and support our work in providing affordable, high-quality early education and childcare to low-income children in metro Atlanta, please show your love by donating online on November 13th!
We Need 30 People to Adopt a Classroom to Meet our Goal!
Click If You Care https://gagivesday.org/c/ggd/a/premier-academy
Thank you in advance for your warm expressions of love!