LeafSpring Schools

LeafSpring Schools is the only early childhood education franchise that focuses on the health and wellness of the whole child. Our innovative Get Well Place is a game changer that parents love. We partner with each owner to ensure their school is a success, from finding the location to training the staff, you always have our support. In addition to our amazing proprietary curriculum, we offer a leadership program so children can live well, learn early, and lead.

What Does a LeafSpring Schools Franchise Cost?

To buy a franchise with LeafSpring Schools, you'll need to have at least $750,000 in liquid capital and a minimum net worth of $2,500,000. Franchisees can expect to make a total investment of at least $5,684,500. *


Financial requirements for this franchise:
Liquid Capital:$750,000
What does Liquid Capital mean?
Net Worth:$2,500,000
What is Net Worth?
Total Investment:$5,684,500
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Options available to Franchisees:
Financing:Not Available

Franchisor Details

Facts about this Franchise:
Total Units:12
Home Office: Richmond, VA
Year Founded:1989
Franchising Since:2000

Why Should You Invest With Us?

Our franchise model is innovative and personal. We want you to be an entrepreneur and we provide the framework you need for success.

  • Incomparable Market Differentiators
  • On-Site Nursing Care in the Get Well Place
  • Industry Leading Accreditation
  • Highest Standards of Education
  • Attractive Returns
  • Low Risk Industry
  • Quality, Trained Teachers
  • A Proprietary Curriculum and Leadership Program
  • Innovative Programs
  • A System That Supports Ownership
  • All-Inclusive Family Support
  • Commitment to a Nurturing Environment

A Proven & Successful Business Model

We have 30 years of successful operations, molding our business plan to match the evolving needs of working parents.

  • Early Education
    • PLAYWORKS© curriculum, proprietary to LeafSpring Schools
    • Developmentally appropriate leadership program
    • Methods to cultivate and retain the best teachers
  • Get Well Place
    • The only preschool franchise that staffs a licensed nurse
    • Community support tool that serves as a market differentiator
    • A media magnet
  • Innovative Design
    • Attractive, distinctive & durable
    • Designed to maximize experience and profitability
  • Focus on Health and Wellness
    • On-site nursing care to assist teachers and students with daily wellness goals
    • Health and Wellness Board guiding the corporate office to launch initiatives
  • School Age Recreation
    • An expansive recreation program for elementary school children before and after their school day
    • Leadership initiatives tailored to the school age child
    • Additional revenue opportunities through enrichment programming
  • Camp Blue Sky
    • Exciting summer day camp program that blows competition out of the water
    • Camp activities for all ages – infancy through 13 years old – that foster independence and exploration

Our Ideal Franchise Owner

Do you have a passion for education? Do you care deeply about the health and development of children? We do, and we are looking for franchisees who share our passions.

  • Family Oriented
    Your education and career thus far have laid the foundation. Now, with a clear understanding of what it takes to run a successful business, you are poised to launch your own.
  • Business Minded
    We consider our business our family. Opening a LeafSpring School in your community provides a support system today's families need. And, at the same time, owning a LeafSpring School can afford you the ability to devote more time to your own family. If family is your focus, we are a good match.
  • A People Person
    It almost goes without saying. When your business is teaching young children, the ability to “play well with others” is an essential element.

Let’s Grow Together!

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LeafSpring Schools is currently accepting inquiries from the following states:

Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia

Interested parties should have at least $750,000 in liquid capital to invest.

* This information may have changed since first published. We recommend that you always verify fees, investment amounts, and offers with the business opportunity directly prior to making a decision to invest.