Anita Morgan
Nolan's ark and Aspire Kids 


The old Aim and Focus building 
8863 Anderson Mill Road Suite 119 (entrance), 118 and 120
Austin, TX 78729

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Welcome to Nolan's Ark Learning and Development Center in Austin, TX.  

Note we are NOT the Lakeway, TX Nolan's Ark

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OPEN HOUSE every day from 3 to 6 pm.  Come get a tour of our new facility and play with our Legos.

Click in the image below for a video showing a youngster enjoying one of our Lego projects


Click here for a great article on how Legos help your young engineer.

Click on this article for how to find the best preschool for your child.

Welcome to an  "Ark of Safety and Learning".

Your child will love our large fenced-in "forest" furnished with the best equipment.

Mother's Day Out Program, M-F, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm. Instructional.  See below for more information.

Drop In:

Need to take a break during the day or to have a romantic night on the town?  See below for more information.

Our facility is ADA compliant.

We are bilingual and have certified programs and teachers.

Development for infants to school-age:
Your child will absolutely love our safe and nurturing environment.  Your child's safety and growth are our main concern.    
We love caring for infants, toddlers and preshool chidren.
Currently there is no waiting list.  
Hours of Operation


6:15 am until 6:00 pm

Nolan's Ark is closed for the following holidays:

Labor Day (09/03/12)
Thanksgiving (11/21-23/12)
Christmas (12/24-25/13)
New Years (12/31/12-01/01/13)
Memorial Day (05/25/13)
Nondiscrimination Policy

Applications of enrollment are accepted regardless of race, religion, color, sex or national origin.


Nolan's ark must have all enrollment paperwork completed and on file before the student will be admitted. This will help us comply with all regulations and ensure the safety of your child. 

Registration Fee

A $100.00 registration fee is due at the time of enrollment. It is vital you pay your registration fee to secure your child’s placement in our center. We cannot secure your child without paperwork and registration fees. Registration fees are non-refundable.


Tuition for infants 6 weeks to 18 months is $750.00; toddlers 18 months to 36 months is $680.00 and preschool with Lego's,  reading, math and science is $580.00. Fee's include meals and snacks. 

Tuition payments must be made on the 1st of each month. A $20 late fee will be charged on the 5th of the month for any accounts that are not current. If the account is not current by the 15th of the month, your place may be taken.

Mother's Day Out (MDO) Program, Monday - Friday: 8:00 am until 12:00 pm. $10.00 per hour; $30.00 per day. Call the office to register.

Drop-In: 2 hour minimum; $10.00 per hour daytime; $12.50 per hour evenings.  Monday through Friday; 7:00 am to 6:00 pm. Evenings by appointment.  Call the office to register. 

Our Staff:
Gerald and First Lady Loveless
Director and teacher:

Anita Morgan