about us


Our Exceptional Staff

Our staff is CPR/AED, First Aid, Universal Precautions and Safe Sleep
certified. Each caregiver maintains negative TB test results, negative
drug test results, extensive background checks which include FBI
fingerprinting. Our staff members must also maintain at least 21 hours
of continuing education in the area of Early Childhood Development.
Each Lead Teacher has a CDA (Child Development Association)
Certificate, Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree. All teachers are certified in
the Indiana Early Learning Foundations Training as well as Little
Duckling’s Curriculum Training. Our Executive Director, Cindy Bridges
holds a degree in Early Childhood Development Administration and

completes a minimum of 21 hours of professional development training
each year.

Nutritious Meals

Ensuring that our students are served nutritious meals and snacks is very important to us. Little Duckling makes sure that every bite counts by creating menus that are pleasing to the eye and the palate.



  • Child Care Development Fund(CCDF)

  • On My Way Pre-K 

  • Tuition Sliding Scale

Before & After School Care

​Little Duckling provides before and after school services to students Kindergarten-12 years old. Students are transported Our Multi-Functional School Bus will transport your child to and from local schools safely! Students are served a nutritional breakfast and snack before and after school! 


  • New Year’s Day

  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

  • Good Friday

  • Memorial Day

  • Juneteenth

  • Independence Day

  • Labor Day

  • Staff Mental Health Retreat

  • Thanksgiving

  • Day after Thanksgiving

  • Christmas Break