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

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Westlake

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.

Done

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. 

Done

Paint

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

Winter 2022/2023

Flooring

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

Spring 2023

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.

Done

Interior Signage/Artwork

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

Winter 2022/2023

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.

Done

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!

Spring 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

Kaci Gross

Kaci Gross has been in the early childhood education field for about six years. She has her Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies from Cleveland State University

She greatly enjoys helping children bloom into their next stage of life while shaping their minds and watching them grow into their individual personalities.

She and her husband have lived in the Cleveland area since 2014 and, together they have 3 sons. Kaci enjoys running and has run 6 half marathons!

Kaci’s favorite childhood book is the Ramona series by Beverly Cleary. This was the first series of books that she read when she was a child, and she enjoyed all the adventures the characters had. We love having Kaci on our team!

Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Falicia Salobeck

Falicia has been in the early childhood education field since 2016 and is currently working towards her Childhood Development Associate Credential. Falicia served as a toddler teacher and a preschool teacher before becoming a director. Since she was little, Falicia has wanted to be a mom and a teacher! When the opportunity to work in childcare came to her, she knew it would be her “forever job”. Falicia loves being able to see children of all ages every day and greatly enjoys their smiles and laughs.

Falicia was born and raised in Cleveland. She has two children, Giovanni and Nevaeh. She is a big Disney fan, and really loves Stitch! Her favorite childhood book is Stinky Face because her mom read it to her and her brother every night. She now reads this book to her children as a great reminder that your parents love you no matter what. We are so lucky to have Falicia on our team!

Meet Our Team

Kylie Kukul

Kylie Kukul has been in the early childhood education field since 1996. She has her BA in Child and Family Development from The University of Akron and a Master of Public Health from Kent State University.

In her spare time, Kylie enjoys the outdoors, loves to travel, enjoys winter sports, and has been skiing since she was three years old. We are so excited to have Kylie on our team!
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