A place your child can count on.

Our philosophy at Kids “R” First is to give basic building blocks for education. Our program allows each child to participate in a developmentally appropriate preschool program, which allows each child to grow emotionally, physically and mentally. Children will learn through hands on activities, while mastering basic skills which are essential to learning. 

Kids “R” First is dedicated to making sure your child participates in a quality preschool program.

Nuestra filosofía aqui en Kids “R” First es de dar fundacion básicos para la educación. Nuestro programa permite a cada uno de los niños a participar y desarrollarse apropiadamente, lo cual permite a cada niño crecer emocional, física y mentalmente. Los niños aprenderán a través de actividades prácticas, mientras dominan las habilidades básicas que son esenciales para el aprendizaje. 

Kids “R” First se dedica a asegurar que su hijo participe en un programa preescolar de calidad.



Carla Claudili is the co-owner and leading Director of Kids “R” First Preschool (East State), established in 1998.  As the leading voice in the preschool, Carla uses her experience and personal relationships to get results from children, parent, and staff members. She is a talented and hard working leader who never stops trying to connect and bring a smile to all friends who connect.


Andrea is a co-owner and director of Kids “R” First Preschool (Greenwood). As a true artist by nature, Andrea brings life to the each interaction she makes. Andrea is a strong leader with a strong connection to emotional integrity within Early Childhood development. Her love for her family continues to provide excellence in the school environment day in and day out. 


Karen is the director of the South site. Even though she is behind the scenes now, she was once a teacher working with the school. This unique blend of experience lets her have a hands on relationship with the staff and students. She greets the students everyday with a personal hello and she provides all of her knowledge to help both families and teachers alike.