Welcome to First wings learning center
Welcome to First Wings Learning Center. We understand that choosing a childcare center for your child is one of the most difficult decisions you will ever make. With this in mind, we would like to assure you that the staff and the Board of Directors at First Wings are committed to providing your child with the best quality childcare and learning experience possible.
First Wings Inc. operates First Wings Learning Center (FWI) a private not-for-profit, tuition supported corporation. The center operates under the auspices of a revocable permit issued by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and adheres to the policies and regulations by the FAA. Children of any race, color, or national and ethnic origin are eligible to attend. Daily operations are directed by the teachers. First Wings is licensed by the Texas Department of Protective & Regulatory Services and has been rated a four star vendor through Collaborative for Children since 2003. First Wings is a smoke free center.
Established in 1994, First Wings Learning Center originally opened to serve children of the Houston Air Traffic Control Center (ZHU) and then at a later date services were extended to the general public. The center is located adjacent to the FAA grounds at 16606 John F. Kennedy Blvd. in Houston, TX.
A local Board of Directors governs First Wings. Board members are volunteers and are involved in setting goals and policies, overseeing administration, evaluating performance, and monitoring finances of the Center.
A qualified Director oversees the day-to-day operations of the Center including hiring and firing of staff, enforcement of policy, and keeping the Board informed on enrollment and finances.