Early childhood education in Jacksonville Florida. At Deerwood Academy in Jacksonville, Florida we offer childcare for children as young 6 weeks and up to 5 years old. We are a small locally owned learning facility that offers a safe and comfortable atmosphere for parents and children alike. By creating this nurturing environment, we feel your child will better develop and grow to reach his or her fullest potential. Plus, you can have peace of mind knowing that your child is not only safe, but comfortable and happy with our highly qualified teachers. Our Jacksonville children's academy is protected by a front door security system and only parents, authorized family members and teachers are able to gain access to pick up their children. Our goal is to provide each child who attends our Jacksonville early childhood education facility with the stepping stones crucial to their developmental success. We teach our children using the nationally accredited ABEKA curriculum which is a phonics based program to help develop their speech and letter recognition to promote for a strong foundation for kindergarten readiness. To further enrich the life of your child, we offer programs to introduce them to other activities that will encourage them to be well-rounded and lead an active, full lifestyle, including Playball, Happy Feet, Jumping Jax, and Dance. Our location offers online monitoring, so that each parent can log on remotely to see their child in the classroom each day. If you are looking for a safe, caring atmosphere to place your child in, take the time to stop in at our location. Our childcare facility offers qualified child care for Jacksonville residents conveniently located to Southside, Deerwood, Gate Parkway, St. Johns Town Center and other surrounding areas.