Preschool & Pre-K

Now accepting applications at American Leadership Academy!

American Leadership Academy offers a fun, engaging, and educational program for preschool & pre-k students--Little Leaders! Give your child the best early educational experience possible by enrolling them at one of our locations. With the support of our passionate and qualified teachers, students will build their social, fine motor, and creative skills. Select a location and apply today! 

Want to take a tour of a Little Leaders classroom? Submit a tour request online or contact us directly (call or text (480) 470-1126.)

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Our preschool & pre-k locations

American Leadership Academy, Anthem South

Our preschool and pre-K program is designed for growing minds and little leaders. Located in Florence, it's convenient for families on the go. 


American Leadership Academy, Gilbert South

Our preschool and pre-K program creates the ideal learning environment for early learners and explorers. Locate our Gilbert South school, today! 


American Leadership Academy, Signal Butte

Our preschool and pre-K program provides students with an exceptional student experience. Visit Signal Butte today to experience our learning-centered classes.


American Leadership Academy, Mesa

Our increasingly popular preschool & Pre-K program is coming to ALA Mesa in August 2020! View the new Mesa program details here!

Our mission, vision, and values 

The Little Leaders mission is to provide the best early educational experience to as many students possible in a moral and wholesome environment. Using American Leadership Academy's RAISE values as part of the learning experience, we're able to help students build essential life and leadership skills.

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Preschool & pre-k monthly tuition and enrollment details 

  • Registration is a nonrefundable $100.00 fee to be paid at the time of enrollment. Monthly tuition is prorated based on number of school days within the school year. All payments are due the 1st of the month. All payments received after the 5th of the month will incur a 10% late payment fee. All payments will be processed at www.

    • ALA (K-12) Sibling Discount: 10% off monthly fee
    • Prepay full school year Discount: 10% off total fee
    • Refer a Friend Deal: $50 off 1st month fee

* *Enrollment exceptions will be made for students if they pass a Kindergarten Prep Readiness Assessment and if their birthday is before December 1st. No students with birthdays after December 1st will be enrolled in the 4-year-old-class. 
**Programs based on availability. 
** One discount per family is permitted.

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Classrooms Designed to Nurture Little Minds

At American Leadership Academy, you can feel confident that your little one is receiving the love, support, and nurturing they need to sprout! Our classroom layout is ideal for K-12 preparation, structured learning, and sensory engagement.

Visit Anthem SouthGilbert South, Mesa, or Signal Butte and apply today!

Our Curriculum

We help our preschools gain and nurture their motor skills, social skills, and sensory skills though a variety of activities. The structured lessons we have also teach students how to apply and read numbers and letters.
Our pre-K Little Leaders curriculum is designed to teach students a wide variety of academic and social skills.  Aligned with Arizona Early Learning Standards, we address each part of a child's development. We utilize  American Leadership Academy's K-12 Core Knowledge Sequence to guide our early literacy and mathematical lessons. Some of the developmental skills we help students build: 

  • Social skills 
  • Emotional skills
  • Linguistics/language skills
  • Literacy 
  • Communication skills 
  • Technology skills and immersion
  • And more!

Snacks & Lunch

1/2 Day students:
Parents in each half-day class will be assigned snack duty on a rotating basis. 

Full Day Students:
Students have the option to bring their lunch from home OR purchase meals from American Leadership Academy's food service program ($3/day).  Parents in each full-day class will be assigned snack duty on a rotating basis. Learn more about food options by visiting our preschool & pre-k web pages or contacting Anthem SouthGilbert South, Mesa, and Signal Butte directly.

Ready to apply?

Find a location and submit your application! We have limited spots available in our Anthem SouthGilbert South, Mesa and Signal Butte Little Leaders program. 

Our Locations 

Anthem South Preschool 
4380 N. Hunt Hwy,
Florence, AZ 85132
(480) 344-9800

Gilbert South Preschool
1750 E. Riggs Rd.,
Gilbert, AZ 85298
(480) 344-9894

NEW!-Mesa Preschool
4507 S. Mountain Rd.,
Mesa, AZ 85212
(480) 420-2110

Signal Butte Preschool
22512 S. Signal Butte Rd.,
Queen Creek, AZ 85142
(480) 344-9893

All the teachers I've met are very personable, and so is the director of the school. The staff, as a whole, work hard and work together, and that is very important to me. Teachers having heart and compassion is what it’s all about.  American Leadership Academy is awesome. - Amanda Young

Join the American Leadership Academy Family

We can't wait to meet you and your little leader! Apply online for Anthem South, Gilbert South, Mesa, or Signal Butte, today. Once we receive your information, we'll contact you directly.