Premier Academy strives to prepare all children for success in kindergarten and beyond.

We are committed to removing the achievement gap for low income and minority children.

Premier Academy is NAEYC-accredited and Quality Rated (level 3).

Welcome to Premier Academy

Premier Academy is unquestionably a Center of Excellence, delivering the highest standards of childcare through a strong team of knowledgeable and effective administrators; highly-trained and credentialed teachers and staff; engaged parents and family members; an active group of business, civic and educational leaders who serve as Board of Directors, and a vast network of collaborative partners.

Mission Statement

Premier Academy’s mission is to provide a quality education program that fosters the development of preschool age children through planned learning environments, which aim to enhance their physical, social, emotional, and intellectual development.

Vision Statement

Premier Academy’s vision is to ensure all children, regardless of their socio-economic background, are prepared for kindergarten and equipped for a lifetime of learning success.

50th Celebration

Premier Academy turns 50 years old this year! We are celebrating our longstanding commitment to providing high-quality, affordable education to children in metro Atlanta, and we look forward to another 50 years of excellence in childcare.


Important Dates


Minnie Howell Child Development Center

399 Macedonia Road
Atlanta, GA 30354

Minnie Howell

Renaissance Child Development Center

120 Renaissance Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30308



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