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Barksdale Air Force Base Child Development Center

424 Kenny Ave
Barksdale Afb, LA 71110

(318) 456-4139


Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Play-Based

From the Director:

We follow the Creative Curriculum, with individualized instruction based on each child's abilities and interests using observations.

Quality of Teaching

Individualized Teaching: From the Director

Children are observed and lessons are planned based on individual child needs and interests.

Home-School Connection

Home-School Connection: From the Director

Parents are offered an new parent orientation meeting and open house at the beginning of the year, semi annual formal conferences, informal discussions on request, and are invited to participate in a variety of field trips and classroom activities.


Separation is Handled through:

  • Pre-entry meetings with parents at school
  • Parents in classroom early on