Meet the Management Team

SylviaNicole Rivera - Executive Director


Nicole has been in the childcare industry for more than 14 years, and has spent the last ten of those years developing a family environment at Kids Academy of Texas. Her passion lies in not only the safety and security of the children at the center, but in their education. Nicole’s number one goal is to set children on the path for lifelong success! As Executive Director of Kids Academy of Texas, she is able to work with our teaching staff in order to train and educate them on various methods that will help your children learn and grow!

Our Management Team

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Our Mission 

Our mission at Kids Academy of Texas is to cultivate a community that reflects an atmosphere of learning through our thoughts, words, and actions.  With the guidance of exceptional leaders, children work to construct a foundation for life-long learning and strong moral character.

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Laiza Robles


I was born in El Paso, TX, and raised in Colorado. I moved to Aledo 13 years ago. I have 3 kids of my own: two boys and a little girl. I have been working in childcare for 13 plus years and been with Kids Academy of Texas for the last 4 years. I have always loved working with kids and making a difference in their lives. 

Christy Ryals

Christy Ryals

Assistant Director

Christy Ryals has enjoyed spending the last twenty years at Kids Academy of Texas in Aledo. Throughout her time she has had the opportunity to do many things to better the lives of children in the community and throughout the school. Christy is passionate about nurturing care and making an impact in the lives of every child that comes through our program. Christy is a loving wife and mother to two amazing athletes! Christy also enjoys spending time in the community and supporting the local businesses in her free time. Christy is overjoyed at the opportunity that Kids Academy has experienced by continuing to grow in strength and in numbers to provide Aledo with a top notch educational facility!