About CCA

Central Children's Academy (formerly Central's Center for Children) offers a preschool program for children ages 6 weeks to 4 years. The program is fully licensed by the state of Arkansas and accredited through the Arkansas’ Better Beginnings Program. This means that the center voluntarily meets or exceeds the regulated standards of a high quality center and provides an outstanding environment for children.

Preschool Program


CCA's preschool program is a weekday, year-round program that serves children ages 6 weeks through pre-kindergarten. Current operating hours are 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Parents have the choice of enrolling their child two, three, or five days per week. The program follows Fayetteville Public School’s schedule for holidays and breaks. 

A morning snack and lunch are provided and meet the guidelines of the USDA Adult and Child Nutrition program. Current immunizations must be provided at time of enrollment.

CCA's Preschool Program:

• Has low student-teacher ratios
• Has a weekly Chapel program for ages 3 and above with CUMC’s children’s ministers
• Children are “learning by doing”
• Children have many age-appropriate learning choices for enhanced activities and experiences during the day
• Children are treated with respect and taught to respect others 

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Please contact us by email at , or call 479-443-4037 for more information.