Pride And Joy Academy - North Richland Hills TX Licensed Center - Child Care Program

6600 Browning DR, North Richland Hills TX 76180
(817) 485-5223

About the Provider


A Full Service Child Care Center and Pre-School for ages 6 weeks – 12 years

Pride and Joy Academy has been in business since 2003. Our philosophy is simple – children come first and local and state regulations are strictly adhered to for the benefit and protection of our children and staff. We provide a safe, clean, and fun-filled educational environment for children ages 6 weeks to 12 years of age.

Our director, Roberta Dorsey  brings a wealth of knowledge in Early Childhood Education. Roberta has a Bachelor of Science degree in Child and Family Development; an A.A. Degree in Early Childhood Development and she is licensed by Texas Department of Family and Children as a Day Care Director.  Mrs. Dorsey also serves as a Professional Development Specialist with the Council of Washington Professional Development agency.

Mrs. Dorsey has spent over 24 years in Early Childhood Development and believes high-quality early education prepares children for the years to come. Her passion and experience has allowed her to serve in numerous capacities in the Tarrant County area. She has worked with Head Start/Early Head Start for 23 years serving as a Pre-K Teacher, Disability Specialist, Quality Assurance Specialist, Director and Regional Director. Mrs. Dorsey’s mission is to ensure all children receive as much support to enhance their overall development.

Mrs. Dorsey believes in educating and training staff on developmentally appropriate practices that support children individually and as a group. She has committed to a Code of Ethical Conduct that includes but not limited to:

- Appreciating childhood as a unique and valuable  stage of the human life cycle

- Base knowledge of how children develop and learn

- Appreciates and supports the bond between the child and family

- Respects the diversity, dignity, worth, and uniqueness of each individual child, family member, and colleague

Additional Information: Initial License Date: 3/9/2017.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 100
  • License Number: 1634202
  • Age Range: Infant, Toddler, Pre-Kindergarten, School
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Languages Supported: English, Spanish and Portuguese
  • Type of Care: Child Care Program
  • Transportation: Field Trips, To/From School
  • Schools Served: Holiday & Snow Heights, Watauga, Hardeman, Foster Village
  • District Office: Tarrant
  • District Office Phone: (817) 792-4400 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

Location Map

Inspection/Report History

Where possible, ChildcareCenter provides inspection reports as a service to families. This information is deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed. We encourage families to contact the daycare provider directly with any questions or concerns, as the provider may have already addressed some or all issues. Reports can also be verified with your local daycare licensing office.

Inspections Assessments Self Reported Incidents Reports
8 0 2 1 View Report(s)

If you are a provider and you believe any information is incorrect, please contact us. We will research your concern and make corrections accordingly.


Be the first to review this childcare provider. Write a review about Pride and Joy Academy. Let other families know what’s great, or what could be improved. Please read our brief review guidelines to make your review as helpful as possible.

Review Policy: does not actively screen or monitor user reviews, nor do we verify or edit content. Reviews reflect only the opinion of the writer. We ask that users follow our review guidelines. If you see a review that does not reflect these guidelines, you can email us. We will assess the review and decide the appropriate next step. Please note – we will not remove a review simply because it is negative. Providers are welcome to respond to parental reviews, however we ask that they identify themselves as the provider.

Providers in ZIP Code 76180