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KinderCare and La Petite Academy Overview

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KinderCare was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Feb 11, 2008 and since then this brand received 400 reviews. It is 270 reviews more than La Petite Academy received since Sep 23, 2008.

KinderCare and La Petite Academy Consumer Ratings

4 out of 161 in Kindergartens and Nurseries category
134 out of 1496 in Education category
Product or Service Quality
5 in category
127 in category
Customer service
5 in category
122 in category
Price Affordability
6 in category
115 in category

KinderCare and La Petite Academy Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
1.6 (115 reviews)
1.7 (36 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

KinderCare located Bourbonnais Illinois, the dcfs complaint was file and police report, due to bite marks on her child. This is all third party information via FB pictures are also shown thereI would not recommend KinderCare at all at any location, they have other pas complaints.Do your research!


There was no curriculum being in done in my sons class, different teachers in there all the time. The company is extremely dishonest about what actually goes on there. I would certainly not recommend this place to anyone. I’ve seen and heard uneducated teachers yelling at the kids they seem to be...

Shelia B
Customer service
1.5 (110 reviews)
1.7 (38 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...called the corporate and customer service 3 times since was told they are working on a refund. last time i placed that call was the beginning of september. here it is 11/26/16 no refund...


...With positive reviews and high standards I would expect the same with customer service. Unfortunately this is not what I received when turning in my paperwork. During the time I was there three employees were at the front counter and all failed to greet me...

Carissa F
Price Affordability
1.6 (104 reviews)
2.1 (30 reviews)
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...Every year there is a price increase. Another thing is where is the money going, it's not to keep the people there with awesome pay or incentives - look at your reviews online. Being you bought out Rainbow and appears to be worse, me/mywife and a GROUP are seriously contemplating leaving..

Lawrence B

At first I was given a specific price to pay which was 147 (after a 10% discount )instead of 167 and was told field trips were 20 the Friday prior to the beginning of the following week if I wanted her to go. After a while of my daughter having issues I didn't want her to go on these trips so I was...


KinderCare and La Petite Academy Pros and Cons

  • Teachers
  • Curriculum
  • Classrooms
  • Location
  • Leaving for a better daycare
  • Parents
  • Lack of communication
  • Way children at treated
  • Service
  • Lack of professionalism
  • Disregard for parents concern
  • Managemant was very unfair

KinderCare and La Petite Academy Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

I've never heard of paying a daycare center for your child just being watched with no supervision no one to disabling...


I'm really happy with my son attending La Petite Academy they did a great job with helping my son transition from...

KinderCare and La Petite Academy Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

There are postings Of OFFICE supplies needed mixed with the kids supplies it's run like a frat house instead of a...


The staff is rude and if you have any kind of concern about a situation that happened at the facility they will not list...

KinderCare and La Petite Academy Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

1. Walked into classroom in September to my son wearing no pants. I asked why he didn’t have pants and she said “oh the...

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Bad supervision from Kimberly Sewell office manager my child got hurt while under her care nothing was done except the...

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KinderCare and La Petite Academy Products and Services

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  • La Petite Academy Child Care Program (13 reviews)