Daycare Centers in Annandale VA

Daycare Centers in Annandale VA

St. Philip Early Childhood Center
St. Philip Early Childhood Center (formerly Corpus Christi) is an early learning environment focused on the whole child. The classes integrate early academics in a play based themed environment. The teachers work with each child to meet his/her best potential. At the preschool level our ratios are 10:1 except for the 2 year old program where it is 6:1. We have several different options for 2, 3, 4, & 5 year olds. We have full time and part time care. We offer summer, Christmas and Easter camps. A hot lunch program is offered for parents who are interested. We offer extended care on a regular basis or it can be used as a drop in if parents are running late or have an appointment. Tours are available year round. At the elementary campus the average class size is 20. All classes have active boards and a rigorous academic curriculum as well as extra curricular activities. Our middle school offers advanced math and tracks in those subjects where able. Extended day is offered from 7 - 6 and a bus is available to parents cross campus.
Heritage Campus Early Learning Center
Heritage Campus Early Learning Center is a beautiful child care center and preschool in Annandale, VA! The daycare focuses on providing nurturing care as well a top-notch educational experience for children. The Staff: The owner of this daycare center holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management and has 13 years of experience in child care and early childhood education. Caregivers and lead teachers are highly-qualified, trained and experienced: they are all CPR & First-aid certified, leaving you at peace that your little precious is in good hands and safe at all times. There are also various staff members who are M.A.T trained, and thus can administer medication to all children in care if needed. The staff is made up of professional educators and caregivers who are dedicated to providing a nurturing, educational, and happy environment so that children are always excited to go to the center! Parents are also encouraged to cooperate and keep lines of communication open, as teachers strive to meet the needs of your children at every age and developmental stage. Program & Curriculum: Our child care center is open year round from 7:00 am to 6:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Full-time and part-time care is offered for infants as young as 8 weeks, as well as toddlers and preschoolers up to 5 years old. The center is also open in the summer and runs a fun summer camp program! To avoid any possible allergies, the facility is peanut and tree-nut. Lunch is served to all children the our program (already included in the tuition!) The center uses the Mother Goose Time Curriculum and follows the Play-based teaching philosophy. Teachers are very hands-on and students are always encouraged to participate in educational, yet fun activities such as Baking, Ceramics/Pottery, Play & Gym, Music, Arts & Crafts, Drama/Musical Theater, Math and Language. Location: Heritage Campus Early Learning Center is located just 1 minute away from the I-495, off Little River Turnpike (route 236) and is easily accessible from all major roads including the I-95, I-395, and I-66. Please call or send an email to schedule a visit!
Alexandria KinderCare
OverviewWelcome to KinderCare Learning Center on Minor Lane. The teachers and I would like to invite you in for a tour of our center. We want you to see first hand, all the wonderful things that are happening at KinderCare on Minor Lane. Each classroom is filled with children who are eager to learn and whose growth and development is supported by our comprehensive curriculum and professional teachers. Here at KinderCare - Minor Lane, your child’s needs will be fully met and we will provide the best care possible to make your family feel at ease while you are away. Your child’s safety and well being is in the best interest of all our teachers and staff. New ideas and opportunities are discovered each day here at KinderCare on Minor Lane. So, come on in and explore and learn at our center. We look forward to meeting you and your child. Teachers & StaffOur teachers and staff at KinderCare on Minor Lane are dedicated, compassionate, loving caregivers and educators. Our teachers have an average tenure of 5 years at KinderCare and an average of 10 years experience in the Early Childhood Education field. Teachers are consistently looking for ways to better themselves as educators. They are adamant about keeping up to date on all new policies, regulations and changes in the field. 75\% of our teachers have their Child Development Associate's (CDA) or higher degree, while the remaining 25\% are continuing their education in pursuit of their Early Childhood Education degree. Health & SafetyAt KinderCare, the safety of our children and the confidence of our parents are points of pride. From daily sign in to strict parent/guardian identification and single keypad access, we maintain a rigorous standard for safety. Plus our daily cleanliness and maintenance schedules leave nothing at all to chance.

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Camp Griffin at Westminster School

Experience Explore and Create at Camp Griffin Westminster School is excited to offer an expanded summer program serving Northern Virginia! Camp... Griffin is dedicated to providing superior quality summer programs, rich with a variety of experiences, for children ages 3 to 14. The Explorers Program captures the curiosity and creativity of children ages 3 to 5. In the Junior Griffin Program, children entering grades 1-3 have the opportunity to explore more than 40 new enrichment and travel programs from sports, to science, technology, art, music, drama, cooking, creative writing and much more! In the Senior Griffin Program, children entering grades 4-8 will experience the best of the metro-Washington, D.C. area through diverse travel and unique specialty programs. All programs are staffed by experienced, passionate, professional, creative and dedicated teachers from The Griffin Academy Preschool and Westminster School. Counselors and Counselors-in-Training are current employees or are distinguished alumni of Westminster School. Early and Extended Care is available. The convenient online registration process utilizes the ActiveCamps Network. Camp Griffin at Westminster School is your summer camp solution! Experience, explore and create a summer of memories at Camp Griffin! For a summer of fun, register today! Held on the beautiful Westminster School campus, our facilities include a: -State-of-the-art theater -Beautiful gymnasium -Playground and athletic field -Art and music rooms -Science Lab -Supplemental classrooms Camp Griffin is sure to enlighten and engage your child. Whether your child is a culinary master, creative dancer, sports enthusiast, weird scientist, budding artist, lover of all things water, or curious traveler, Camp Griffin at Westminster School is your spring break, summer, and educational solution.

Pinecrest School

Mission Statement Pinecrest School is committed to providing a positive social and emotional environment for student development. The school provides... an atmosphere that bolsters self-confidence and equips its students with the cognitive skills necessary to undertake and succeed in rigorous academic pursuits throughout their lives. It strives to reinforce basic values such as honesty, integrity, respect for others, and an appreciation for diversity. Family involvement in the Pinecrest educational experience, low student-teacher ratios, caring and committed teachers, and a cohesive school community combine with a rigorous educational program to foster the development in students of high self-esteem, independence, responsibility, and an eagerness to meet challenges. Our ability to meet the individual needs of children, in close consultation with their parents, enables each student to grow academically, socially, and emotionally at his or her own pace within a nurturing and supportive educational environment. Preschool at Pinecrest School Half-day programs (Monday-Friday) for three-year-olds and four-year-olds are designed to lay the foundation for future academic success and personal emotional health. Preschool students learn to function in structured group settings within a framework of positive ethical and moral guidance. The preschool program prepares children for kindergarten and subsequent academic challenges by emphasizing fine and gross motor skills and speech and language development, all in accordance with each child's learning pace, in an atmosphere of affection and warmth. An indoor multipurpose room and modern high quality play facilities provide opportunities for safe recreational activities. Each preschool faculty member enhances lesson plans with many thematic and creative activities. Pinecrest School offers preschool after-care from 12 noon until 6 p.m. for preschool students who are currently enrolled in the school for an additional fee. Please Tuition & Fees on the Admissions page for more information. Kindergarten at Pinecrest School The kindergarten program is structured to strike the right balance for each child between the continued need for informal activity, including play, and preparation for academic work. Small class size and an emphasis on individual growth enable us to tailor the program to reflect the needs and abilities of each child. The program includes: phonics reading writing mathematics science social studies Grades 1-6 at Pinecrest School Without sacrificing the atmosphere of caring and attentiveness that permeates the school, the elementary grades provide a structured and challenging academic curriculum. The program includes: language arts (phonics, reading, language, spelling, literature, composition, vocabulary, and handwriting) mathematics science social studies Small class sizes enable Pinecrest to individualize instruction and to ensure that students progress academically, in many instances surpassing grade level academic expectations. Homework assignments are made daily with the understanding that parents will review the successful completion of those assignments as one important means of monitoring and encouraging their children's progress in close cooperation with their teachers. Please click here to see the most recent grade 4 and grade 6 Stanford 10 Achievement Test scores Spanish at Pinecrest School Spanish is currently taught beginning in preschool. Initially, these lessons introduce the concept of foreign language to preschoolers through songs and conversation. In subsequent years, Pinecrest students considerably expand their knowledge of Spanish. The students go to Spanish class with a teacher twice a week in preschool and three times a week in kindergarten and first grade. Foreign language in second through sixth grade is taught through Rosetta Stone Classroom and supervised by the Spanish teacher. Faculty & Staff Pinecrest faculty members are carefully selected based not only on qualifications, credentials and proven teaching skills, but also for their understanding of children and their ability to provide a warm, nurturing environment. All faculty members are committed to the core principles of emotional nurturance and challenging curriculum. In-service workshops, personal academic advancement and active involvement in school policy and administration are key to the development of strong morale and a high degree of professionalism among the faculty. Pinecrest Summer Pavilion is committed to offering our campers an enjoyable and enriching summer experience in a physically safe, emotionally supportive, and fun-filled environment. We believe our high-quality instruction, low camper-to-teacher ratio, talented instructors, and cheerful facility create the perfect environment for exploration, growth and, most of all, fun. Whether it’s for a few weeks here and there, or a full-time summer experience, Pinecrest Summer Pavilion is sure to provide just what you need. Our camp is available to rising K-6 students and runs for eight weeks, in one-week sessions, beginning June 22 and ending August 14. Each week, camp is divided into two half-day sessions. The morning session runs from 9 a.m.-12 p.m., and the afternoon session runs from 12:45-3:45 p.m. Anyone wishing to stay all day will choose two classes (one in the morning and one in the afternoon) and will participate in a supervised lunch and play time. For additional fees, before-care is available from 7:45-9 a.m. and after-care is available from 3:45-6 p.m. At Pinecrest Summer Pavilion, you can custom-design your child’s great time by choosing the classes that best fit his/her needs and interests. During the eight weeks of camp, a wide selection of programs will be offered so that children can experience a lot of fun and exciting activities, not just one. Art, science, writing, drama, cooking, sports, games and a wide array of creative, themed classes are all part of the adventure. In addition to variety, our program offers great flexibility. Have swim team in the morning? Don’t worry, you can attend our exciting afternoon sessions. Like to spend the afternoon by the pool? Come early to enjoy a morning session and be done by noon. Interested in an action-packed summer of learning and fun or need full-time care? We’ve got you covered with our full-day camp program plus before-care and after-care. Here you will find something for everyone! We also know that summer is the time to relax, have fun, and just be a kid. Like Pinecrest School, Pinecrest Summer Pavilion endeavors to develop community and build camp spirit. In addition to taking classes, campers will have the opportunity to take part in camp-wide activities and theme days. This might mean playing on our giant water slide, dressing for a “beach day,” participating in a hula hooping contest, running through the sprinkler, or sitting on the lawn eating popsicles together – all the things that make summer...well, summer! Preschool Pavilion, our summer camp program for four year olds (by September 30, 2015), is offered all eight weeks that camp is in session and features weekly themes and creative, developmentally-appropriate activities. Each session is one-week long and will take place from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. There is no preschool before-care or after-care.

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