Primrose School at Lakewood Ranch Town Center


Welcome to
Primrose Schools®

Our teachers and caregivers are chosen for their passion for helping children achieve their full potential. We invite you to visit and see our Balanced Learning® approach in action.

Our Vision

Primrose Students
Tend to Outperform
Their Peers.

Find out how our time-tested Balanced Learning approach makes the difference.

Franchise Owners

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Sharon and Brad Frank

Latest News

  • Now Accepting Enrollment for the 2017/18 School Year!

    Primrose School at Lakewood Ranch is accepting enrollment for the 2017/18 school year! Call us to set up a tour at 373-6363 or email

  • Read Across America Day

    Our Private Kindergarten class took a field trip to Barnes and Noble today to celebrate Read Across America Day! We had such a great time! From the tour, to the crafts, the show and being read stories - it was a GREAT DAY!

  • Summer Reading List to Keep Young Minds Active

    Summer is the perfect time to start a parent-child book club. Here are some books to kickstart your list.

  • Og's Bountiful Books

    Thank you to all of our wonderful families for making Og's Bountiful Books such a success! We collected 463 books! Today, we delivered them to Mothers Helping Mothers where the less fortunate children in our community can enjoy these books and reading as much as we do! Thank you again!

  • Fri jun 30

    Red, White and Blue Parade

    Please come and join us for the annual Red, White and Blue Parade! Children in Early Preschool through Explorers ...

  • Should You Be Sneaking Veggies Into Your Toddler’s Diet?

    Nutrition expert Ann Dunaway Teh offers options for parents on both sides of the debate.

  • Valentine's Day at The Windsor

    Today our Private Kindergarteners did their most favorite thing... celebrated Valentine's Day with their very special friends at The Windsor!  Ahead of time, the students hand-made Valentine's cards for each of the residents.  Individually, the students spent the morning making a craft along with their Windsor friend.  The craft was a picture of the student in a decorated frame for the Windsor friend to hang in their apartment.  We LOVE our special relationships with our Windsor Friends!

  • Election Day at Primrose!

    Is it going to be Billy the Duck or Percy the Rooster we elect as our next President of the United States? What will we have for afternoon snack - will it be goldfish crackers or frozen yogurt? On November 8th, the Private Kindergarten students participated in Election Day at Primrose! The students had an election of their own facilitated by Manatee County Commissioner, Mrs. Vanessa Baugh! She spoke to the students about the importance of voting and she also had the pleasure to announce the two winners! And, the winners are Billy the Duck and Frozen Yogurt! A great day full of fun and learning!

  • Snacktivities: Banana Split Bites

    Try This Delicious (and Healthy!) Twist on A Classic Dessert

  • Primrose School at LWR Adopt-a-Grandparent with The Windsor - Kieran and Lorraine

    This photo truly defines the meaning of our exclusive Adopt-a-Grandparent program...Kieran, one of our Kindergarten students established a relationship with a Windsor resident, Lorraine, at our first get together there at the beginning of the school year. Because of their special bond, Kieran presented Lorraine with a card she had made for her, in anticipation she would see her today. Inside the card it reads, "I love you, Lorraine"... so sweet Kieran, such a sweet little girl and so special for both Kieran and Lorraine.

  • Pumpkins Grow

    On Tuesday, the Primrose children tossed their magical pumpkin seeds into the Primrose Patch, and....on Wednesdays, the pumpkins grew! The wonder and amazement in their eyes was just precious!

  • Skills to Teach Your Child Before They Ride a Bike

    Dr. Steve Sanders shares exercises that teach children the motor skills they need to ride a bicycle.

  • Science Fun Video: Making Bubbling Potion

    Make this oozing, bubbling potion with your child and watch them discover the joy of science!

  • The Windsor Visit

    Today the students in Private Kindergarten had their first visit of the school year with The Windsor! The children and residents had such a great time! Each student helped a resident to make a picture frame. Every child was photographed with the resident whom they helped and the photos will be placed in the frames and given to the residents. Our students thoroughly enjoyed this visit and we love the relationship we have with The Windsor!

  • Easy Ways to Teach Children About Conservation

    Help your child learn how to be environmentally friendly early on with these activities.

  • Every child learns to read and write at a different pace. These tips from early literacy expert Dr. Anna Hall will help establish a rich learning environment.

  • Primrose Patch

    Look what our Pre-Kindergarten children are growing in the Primrose Patch ... a baby watermelon, tomatoes and other fruits and vegetables!

  • Why Balanced Learning® Works

    It's a fact: children learn better when they are engaged. That's why purposeful play and nurturing guidance from teachers are key components of Balanced Learning. See how this time-tested approach with a strong emphasis on life skills and character development can help your child develop and excel.

  • Congratulations to the Primrose Graduates!

    Congratulations to our Primrose Graduates Class of 2016 - Private Kindergarten and Private Pre-Kindergarten

  • Balanced Learning

    Our Balanced Learning® curriculum strives to nurture every aspect of a child's development to inspire a love of learning that can last a lifetime.

We'd love for your family to meet ours.