New Creations Maple Grove, MN
Located right across the street from Maple Grove Hospital, New Creations Maple Grove is bright, open and our newest location. It has 6 classrooms, a library, lactation room and beautiful outdoor space, all ready for the little ones in our community. Our address is 9827 Maple Grove Pkwy Maple Grove 55369.
Call Amanda at 763.316.7101 to schedule a tour!
Meet Our Staff
Director: Amanda T.
Amanda is the Director at our Maple Grove center. She graduated with a degree in Spanish, English and Secondary Education from the College of St. Benedict. She is a former Spanish Teacher who taught high school Spanish for 6 years and led 3 tours to Europe with students. After her first son was born she started her own licensed childcare business. She ran “Urban Serenity Childcare” for 14 years. Once her children were in school, she closed her childcare business so she could finally remodel her home. Amanda has been married to Patrick for 22 years. They have 3 sons, Kieran (15), Rowan (12) and Sullevan (7) and a greyhound puppy named Edi. They live in Northeast Minneapolis. Amanda loves to travel, spend time with her family and go to Orange Theory Fitness. She feels like New Creations is her second family. Her favorite bible verse is, John 8:12 “When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness but will have the light of life.”
Assistant Director: Lauren J.
Lauren is the Assistant Director in Maple Grove. She has been in childcare for 6 years and is currently in school earning her Bachelors in Social Work. Her pursuit is to work in child protection. In her free time, she enjoys playing softball, doing Photography, spending time with friends and family, fishing and doing pretty much anything outside with her dog Beau. Lauren has a 3 ½ year old son named Kellan who attends the center and loves being apart of our New Creations family. She is always reminded of how blessed she is to constantly be surrounded by such beautiful little blessings. Her favorite bible verse is Philippians 4:6 which says “Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.” Lauren loves this verse because it reminds her that no matter what stressors she may experience, she can give all things to God.
Infant 1: Ms. Annalyn
Infant 2: Ms. Talia
Toddler 1: Mr. Brian
Toddler 2: Ms. Megan
Preschool 1: Ms. Randie
Randie is our Pre 1 lead teacher! She has been in childcare for 12 years and really enjoys working with this age group. In her free time, she loves to sing, spend time with family, paint and cook. Her favorite bible verse is Proverbs 3: 5-6 which says: “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding, in all your ways acknowledge Him and He will direct your paths.” Randie loves this verse because it reminds her that no matter what, God takes care of us if we trust in Him.
Pre K: Ms. Adriana
Adriana is our Pre K Teacher! She has been in childcare for 3 years and really enjoys working with the preschoolers. She loves to travel, watch Tim Burton movies, collect porcelain dolls and spend time with her family. Adriana loves to work at New Creations because she can teach the children the beautiful things in life and develop a better perspective of why they come to school; to not only have fun, but to also learn! Her favorite Bible verse is Romans 15:13, Jesus said, “May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow him with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.”