Kiddie Academy® of Kent Island Receives National Awards

Local Kiddie Academy child care learning center is honored by the parent company during their annual national conference

Joseph & Vasumathi Rollakanty, franchise owners of Kiddie Academy® of Kent Island, recently received multiple awards and nominations from the parent company, Kiddie Academy, during their annual national conference in Orlando, Florida.

The academy received numerous Kiddie Academy® Annual Recognition Awards including: Academy Achievement Award; Mature Academy Utilization Award; Sales and Customer Service Award; and Best Practices.

In addition, the academy was nominated for several awards including: New Director of the Year; and the Life Essentials® Pillar Award for Health & Fitness.

“We’re proud to see the hard work and dedication that Kiddie Academy of Kent Island brings to the child care industry,” says Kevin Murphy, Vice President of Operations at Kiddie Academy. “We appreciate their support of the brand and congratulate them on this achievement.”

Kiddie Academy, founded in 1981, began with an idea to combine learning with child care and a commitment to be a leader in the industry. Kiddie Academy has developed a comprehensive education-based child care program for its academies. The Kent Island location utilizes the Kiddie Academy Life Essentials® curriculum, which promotes each child’s intellectual, social, physical and emotional growth.

For more information about Kiddie Academy of Kent Island, please contact Joseph and Vasumathi Rollakanty at (410) 643-3932.

About Kiddie Academy®
For more than 30 years, Kiddie Academy® has been a leader in education-based child care. The company serves families and their children ages 6 weeks to 12 years old, offering full time care, before- and after-school care and summer camp programs. Kiddie Academy’s proprietary Life Essentials® curriculum, supporting programs, methods, activities and techniques help prepare children for school and for life. Kiddie Academy is using the globally recognized AdvancED accreditation system, signifying its commitment to quality education and the highest standards in child care. For more information, visit

About Kiddie Academy® Franchising
Kiddie Academy Domestic Franchising is based in Maryland and has over 114 academies located in 24 states, including four company-owned locations. Approximately 70 additional academies are in development, with 15 to 20 new locations slated to open each year. For more information, visit