1730 Tuscan Heights BlvdKennesaw, GA 30152

Who We Are

Why Choose Us

Little Minds 1st Academy Mission

We believe children deserve high quality care and education to assist them in achieving their highest potential and we do not take our responsibility to you and your child lightly.  Every child’s welfare, growth and learning is our number one priority which is why we strive to provide a caring, nurturing and safe environment that enables growth in mind, body and spirit.   Our low student to teacher ratio enables our teachers to continuously assess and focus on each child’s individual development to ensure their success.

In addition to our standard curriculum, we also offer Enrichment classes as well as extracurricular activities that your child will have the option to participate in.

We are proud of our team and assure you that we are committed to helping each and every child succeed.  Your child’s welfare, growth and learning is our priority as we focus on preparing our children to successfully make the transition into school.  Our goal is to make a difference in the growth and development and future success of every child that attends Little Minds 1st Academy.




Our Philosophy
The Mission of Little Minds 1st Academy –

to continue to make a difference to children, families and employers, and to provide the highest quality early care and education for each child every day.

  • We put children first
  • We create a quality nursery environments
  • We encourage an honest, open culture

Meet Our Director

Ann Harris is the owner and Director of Little Minds 1st Academy. Her love for children and passion for ensuring their growth and success is the key driving force behind her desire to open Little Minds 1st Academy. Ann has over 20+ years of experience in Early Childhood Care and Learning with national chains as well as local community based centers. During her many years in the childcare and learning industry, Ann has attained extensive experience as she served as Food Specialist, Academy Director, Regional Point Trainer, Pre-K Project Director as well as other positions. We pride ourselves in the experience that she brings and the fact that our Director has earned her degree in Early Childhood Care and Education, her Child Development Associates Certification and completed the 40-hour Director Training. She and her staff have also completed certifications in CPR, First AID, and AED.

With Ann’s leadership, her great team, her vision, experience, and passion for helping children grow to their full potential, we are confident that your children will be in great hands at Little Minds 1st Academy.

Our Enrichment Classes

Skills That Children Will Learn
  • Spanish
  • Sign Language
  • Bible Time
  • Chess
  • Karate
  • Ballet

what parents say

Testimonials About Little Minds 1st Academy

As every mother would, I definitely was looking for a school that I could rely on. Trustimg your child in someone else’s hands isn’t easy, however Little birdies proved that I can be calm about my kid’s wellbeing and education. Thank you so much!

Deanna Moore

Deanna Moore


Your center is great! Every parent should know that theu can rely on your professional help with kids, and that here they can learn a lot about education, parenting, learning and teaching. this means a lot in todays world. Thanks for everything!

Henry Montega

Henry Montega


Thank you for the wonderful programs that our kids get to enjoy and participate in! I loved how everything is organized, and can tell for sure that my kids are in great caring hands of professional teachers. I appreciate what you do for us!

Sandy Johnson

Sandy Johnson