Kids and Babies Academy (KBA) is a bilingual nursery and preschool approved by the Senegalese government based on the French system, which offers an English-French program.
The preschool program is based on the new French program which is offered in equal parts in French and English, following the 5 learning areas of the official program recommended by the French Ministry of National Education (see the section «Educational Methods» for a detailed presentation of the instructional program).
The nursery educational program is based on American standards and was designed around 6 objectives which aim to develop language, intellect, social relationships, motor function, independence and imagination.
Nursery activities are designed for children aged 3 months to two years with early-learning activities, specially adapted to each age group.
TWe also offer creative workshops for children aged 2 to 10, as well as a playground and baby gym room.
Our mission is to ensure the care, development and well-being of your children in a safe environment.
The director, Mrs. Gabrielle Goudiaby Ngom, holds a degree from American University in Washington, DC, and went on to complete a Master’s degree in Education at the same institution, specializing in early childhood development. Mrs. Ngom’s experience in the field includes working in pre-school settings in the United States, with international organizations and universities. Of particular note, she has worked as a consultant for the World Bank in Washington, DC in the early childhood department for Africa, and at Stanford University as a researcher in the laboratory for research on language and early childhood. She brings together her passion and knowledge for the development and pleasure of your children.
Preschool team: Each preschool class has one full-time French teacher with a teaching degree, a full-time English teacher and 2 assistants.