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About the Executive Director


Karla Poulalion oversees the center's daily operations.  She is a Florida native and a graduate of The University of Central Florida. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Communicative Disorders, is certified in Exceptional Education, and holds a Florida’s Advanced Director’s Credential with both VPK  & Trauma - Informed Endorsements. She has worked with children for over 35 years in the areas of child care, Speech and Language, Exceptional Education, Sign Language, Early Intervention.  She also served as the Director of a major national pre-school franchise for over 4 years. She is dedicated to ensuring that the children in their care receive the best care and educational experience each day at Serendipity


At Serendipity,

we are proud to combine innovative teaching methods with old-fashioned values!

Our program is designed to meet the unique needs of each child we serve in a safe and nurturing environment.

​​There is an atmosphere of acceptance in which the individual needs of each child are considered and in which the child can flourish and grow under the guidance of qualified teachers. As caregivers, we strive to create a learning environment that is safe and engaging that encourages exploration and discovery.

Our Program


  • Ages 6 wks to 10 years

  • 3 to 5 day enrollment

  • Interactive Educational Floor Game

  • Snuza® Go! infant sleep monitors ​

  • Year Round Enrollment

  • Nutritious hot meals & snacks

  • Peanut-Free

  • Qualified & Engaged Staff

  • All Staff CPR/First Aid certified

  • Developmental Assessments

  • Sign Language Integration

  • Spanish Integration

  • After school Pick-Up

  • State-of-the-Art Playground

  • Camp K-5th Grade

  • Sibling Discounts

  • Monthly Discounts

  • Family Referral Program

  • Florida VPK

  • Parent Access to Real-time Feed of Activities & Photos (Procare Engage) including menu and newsletters

  • Touchless Check-in/out

  • In house extra-curricular activities 

  • Minimal Closures

    • ​All holiday observe days that Serendipity is closed are tuition-free for full-time students; Just bank them for future use!  Part-week students may bank their day and choose an alternate day to attend at a later date.

About Serendipity

At Serendipity Learning Center, we strive to provide an inspiring and developmentally appropriate learning environment that allows children to express their creativity, explore their surroundings and learn while providing peace of mind to parents when it comes to the care and safety of their children.


Our Philosophy

The philosophy of Serendipity Learning Center is to provide a developmentally appropriate program that develops a positive self-concept, enhances creativity, and enriches and challenges each child's life while targeting all areas of development, including character development.   

We offer year-round open enrollment. Learning is always going on at Serendipity, just jump right in!

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