A new Kiddie Academy is set to break ground this spring in Manvel and will open in 2025, a spokesperson with the company said in an email.

Started more than 40 years ago, the company focuses on “Life Essentials,” which are based on six outcomes to prepare children for life, according to the company’s website. Those are character, confidence, curiosity, connection, critical thinking and creative expression.

The company has locations all over the United States, including 24 in the Greater Houston area, according to the company’s website.