Meet Our Director

Lauren Ghaneie is the Director and owner of Tadpole Prep. Lauren was raised in St. Augustine, Florida and currently resides in the World Golf Village area with her husband and four children. Lauren holds a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education and Exceptional Student Education from Flagler College. Lauren brings a wealth of experience and knowledge from both public and private sectors of education. After years of teaching in St. Johns County, Lauren has decided to branch out and open her own child care center, Tadpole Prep. Lauren saw a need for a safe, nurturing, high-quality learning environment for children in the area. Lauren is excited about Tadpole Prep and can’t wait for you to be a part of the family!

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