Our North Dallas and San Antonio schools will be closed on January 31 due to inclement weather. 

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Nest Rebrand Timeline

Classroom Furniture & Materials

Every classroom will be transformed with top of the line, solid maple craftsmanship pieces including tables, chairs, shelves, toys, and every day classroom supplies.

Winter 2022/2023

Big Brave Blocks

Our jumbo blocks will ignite children’s imaginations encouraging learning, social development, movement, and of course fun! Click here to learn more about children’s development through big block fun. 

Fall 2022

Paint

All walls within the school will receive a fresh new coat of paint!

Done

Flooring

Easy to clean vinyl-plank flooring will be installed throughout the school.

Done

Outdoor Play Spaces

Our outdoor play spaces will be rich with plants and natural elements, exciting play themes, and physical challenges. Children can learn to assess risks and test their boundaries within an environment created with their safety, health, and skill-building in mind.

Spring 2023

Interior Signage/Artwork

Beautiful artwork, classroom signs, and signs emphasizing our core values will adorn the interior of our school.

Done

Exterior Signage

New exterior signage will ensure we can’t be missed!

Done

Digital Signage

Never miss a beat! Our digital displays outside classrooms and in our lobby will keep you up-to-date on weekly curriculum activities, school announcements, events, menus and more!

Winter 2022/2023

Security

We will be installing state-of-the-art security systems at the entrance and throughout our school to keep our children safe and provide parents peace of mind that their children are safe in our care.

Winter 2022/2023

Air Purifiers

Air purifiers using ActivePure Technology® will continuously clean and protect air and surfaces 24 hours a day, reducing 99.96% of airborne SARS-COV-2 viral partials as well as other viral contaminants.

Click here to watch a short video with more information on how this technology protects your child while in our care.

Done

Interior Renovations

Natural elements true to our brand will be carried throughout the design of our school. Our welcome area will become a warm and inviting space, and even our hallway spaces will receive fun Nest elements!

Winter 2022/2023

The Nest Difference

We are proud to offer the highest quality early education program for families in the communities we serve. As you compare other daycare and childcare facilities, we invite you to come experience The Nest difference!

Meet Our Team

Linda Garcia

Linda has been in the early childcare industry since 1995. She has had her Director’s Certificate since 2011 and earned her Associates in Psychology.

In 1995, she opened her home to become a licensed facility in the state of Texas. As her business and family grew, she knew that she had found her calling: to be able to provide a service to families who are looking for a safe and nurturing environment for their children.

She continued to pursue early childhood education after experiencing the milestones between a teacher and a young child during their most fundamental periods of life. She has had the pleasure of teaching infants through preschool and has cherished every giggle along the way. Linda has dedicated herself to making a personal connection with each child and believes communication with families is key to The Nest’s success.

Linda has four children; three girls and one boy. Family time is truly her happy place. Her family makes it a priority to dedicate one weekend a month to making memories together. She spends extra time either outdoors walking in her local parks or educating herself and others on how to improve the lives of Type1 Diabetics.

A little fun fact is that Linda is a skincare enthusiast with “more products than she could realistically ever use” and she has a closet full of shoes. However, Linda would much rather explore the planet barefoot.

Her favorite childhood book is “The Kissing Hand” by Penn Audrey. She loves the concept of a mother who wants nothing more in this world than to give her children the reassurance; that no matter where they are in this world, they will always have a part of her with them in the palm of their hand.

Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Elaine Rivera

Elaine Rivera has been a part of the Early Childhood Education field since 1994, earning her Associate’s in Early Childhood Education and Bachelor’s in Elementary Education with minors in Special Education and Reading. She also received her Master’s in Teacher Leadership.

Elaine enjoys working with children, watching them grow, develop, and learn new things. It is important to give students a foundation to have a good start in life by assisting them to develop good social skills in a safe, caring environment.

Elaine has been married for 29 years to her amazing husband Fernando and has two daughters Michaela and Nina, and grandchildren Nevaeh, Serenity, Logan, and Noah. A fun fact about Elaine is that she enjoys reading mystery and romance novels.

Elaine’s favorite childhood book is Corduroy by Don Freeman.

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Jason Bone