of Valrico / Circa Fishhawk

Our Staff

We are extremely proud of our excellent staff of teachers and directors! Our staff is part of the consistent care provided by Kids 'R' Kids.

All Kids 'R' Kids faculty & personnel are required to follow state regulations that apply to training. Our staff is trained in First Aid/CPR, Infectious Disease Control, Injury Prevention, and Child Abuse Awareness. Additional training in curriculum, child development, classroom arrangement, classroom management, age appropriate activities, nutrition, field trip planning and OSHA regulations to provide the staff with skills needed to create a quality learning environment. The staff is encouraged to further their education through CDA and CCP programs and are given opportunities to attend professional training conferences.

We are proud to introduce to you our management team.

Cara Jahnke is our Director of Operations at our Fishhawk location. She is responsible for the day to day operation of the school and also monitors Curriculum implentation, staff training and development of your children. She graduated with a B.S from Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut where she played lacross. She then pursued a masters in education and prior to moving to Florida, she attained an A.S in education. She has been a Director of several large childcare centers since 2001 and enjoys every moment working with children.

Telena Overstreet is our Curriculum Coordinator at our Fishhawk location. Ms.Telena has been with Kids R Kids for the past 7 years. She currently hold a CDA and Director's credential.,She served as our VPK & School AgeCoordinator for the past few years. She was Hillsborough County Teacher of the year in 2011 and 2012. Her persistence and professionalism complements our philosophy that "Kids should be hugged first, then taught".

Gretta Hill is the Director of Operations at our Valrico location. Gretta Hill has spent the last 14 years working as an early childhood educator in the “Wild and Wonderful” state of West Virginia. Her many years of experience as a school director and an instructor for the Apprenticeship for Child Development Specialist program complements our mission and philosophy. She has an AA and a BA in Education and is currently working on an MBA.  Her vast experience in early education along with her drive to offer the best program is evidence of our continued success. 

April Huber is the Currciculum Coordinator at our Valrico location. She comes to us with a CDA & Directors Credential. She came to us with many years of management experience. Her knowledge and dedication to our industry complements our goals and vision.


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