About Wee Kids
Wee Kids is a Broward County licensed Child Care Center / Preschool located in the city of Coral Springs, Florida for children ages 3 months to after schoolers.
WEE KIDS has been specially designed to meet the needs of children from Infants to VPK. Here your child will be in an age appropriate environment. All areas, including bathrooms, water fountains, and furniture are designed with every child in mind..
About Our Teaching Style
Teachers carefully plan age appropriate activities that revolve around the theme of the week. These activities include Gross Motor, Fine Motor, Language, Sensory, Cognitive, Music, Movement, Creative Expression, Story Time and Technology. To ensure that each child is happy and actively involved, we encourage all children to participate, but allow them to choose the activities. Teachers work with the children through the activities in small groups to provide individualized attention and periodic child development assessments.
About Our Team
Wee Kids team consists of highly qualified staff members including staff with a Bachelors, Associates or Child Developemnt Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education. Each staff member provides a balanced curriculum including self directed and teacher directed activities which promote learning and the appropriate development of each child. The staff meets these goals through age appropriate curriculum that is followed on a daily basis. All the dedication and care that the staff provides for each child makes it easier to ensure that they will have the very best early childhood experience.
Ms. Melissa Uribe - Executive Director
Ms. Melissa has been at Wee Kids Preschool since March 2013 when she started as our administrator. On November 2016 she became our South Location Director and on June 2017 she then transfer to the North Location Director. Since August 2018 Ms. Melissa has been our Executive Director actively managing both locations. Ms. Melissa oversees all aspects of daily operations including enrollment, curriculum, staffing, and sales, etc.
Ms. Melissa graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and International Business. She holds over 10 years of experience in the Early Childhood Education and obtain her national CDA and Directors Credential.
Ms. Lisa Ramnanan - Director
Ms. Lisa was born in Boston Massachusetts and has resided in Broward since 1987. She has been working at Wee Kids for two years first as a co-director and now as Director. Her goal is to serve you and your families with the best childcare has to offer in a respectful manner. She holds her CDA and active director’s credentials. Ms. Lisa’s life has been centered around children and families for over twenty years in a variety of ways. Having owned and directed her own childcare facility for over seven years has given her the needed experience to handle the day to day operations.
She has a strong passion to work with staff, children and families where she can utilize and maximize her experience to make a difference in the lives of young children and their families. She is there emotionally for children and strives daily for parents to feel secured that their child is in a safe, healthy learning environment.
Ms. Heymar Rodriguez - Assistant Director
Ms. Heymar Rodriguez was born and raised in Caracas-Venezuela and has been a Special Education teacher since 1988. Being able to teach and help kids grow is what she loves most about her job.
Ms. Heymar worked in both day cares & preschools as a teacher, director, & assistant director, she also owns her own company which helps train teachers correctly & effectively. She holds an associate degree specializing in training the trainer in obtaining CDA.
Ms. Erika Jaramillo - Assistant Director
Ms.Erika Jaramillo. was born in Lima-Peru. In 2001 she moved to United States. Ms. Erika started working at Wee Kids in January 2019 as an Assistant Director and teacher.
She has over 11 years of experience in early childhood with children ages birth to 10 years old and has a Child Development Associate. She loves to work with children because with their smile they motivate me and make her day.
Ms. Luisa Mainieri - Director
Ms. Luisa is our Wee Kids South Director. She has a strong background in Early Childhood Education since 2014, first as a teacher, and then as office manager. She has her CDA and National Director credential.
Luisa ensures that the goals of the school are carried out by maintaining the front office and helping plan and organize the day to day operations. She has a passion for working with children and is dedicated to helping every child reach their full potential each day.
Ms. Michelle Flores - Assistant Director
Ms. Michelle has had the privilege of being a part of Wee Kids since 2014. After spending 5 years teaching many classes during this lovely years, she has been excited to expand her role at Wee Kids, as an Assistant Director. Ms. Michelle has been working in Early Childhood Education since 2009, she obtained her CDA in 2015 and her Director’s Credential on 2017.
Together with a team of amazing and creative teachers, she is fully committed to providing your family with a loving and developmentally lifetime of learning.