Best La Petite Academy in Falls Church VA

La Petite Academy in Falls Church VA

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Welcome to our wonderful La Petite Academy educational daycare in Alexandria, VA! My name is Mariana and I am the director. I'd like to take this opportunity to tell you about myself, as well as the programs and staff here. I have a bachelor's degree in early childhood education and I bring more than 35 years of experience in the teaching field. I have spent 22 years as a manager for La Petite in Alexandria. Whether it's providing loving care for infants or participating in activities in our preschool programs, I really enjoy interacting with all of the families at the school and knowing I help make a difference in their lives. Our programs aim to develop your whole child. That means we work to sharpen their academic skills, along with developing their growing bodies. Every piece of our curriculum contains age-appropriate activities that your child will enjoy and learn from. We have an outstanding group of teachers on our staff that deliver the curriculum. Together, they have more than 200 years of experience in early education. All our lead teachers have degrees related to early childhood education. One has a master's degree in music, four have recently acquired their CDA (Child Development Associate certification) and two are Spanish teachers. Our staff also includes two accredited food managers. If you are looking for an education-driven daycare in Alexandria, VA, then give La Petite Academy a call to schedule a tour today! We look forward to meeting you!
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Thank you for visiting La Petite Academy educational daycare in Fairfax Station, VA! My name is Melissa and I am the director. I have over 100 semester hours of college and my CDA. I have been with La Petite Academy since 2000 and have been a director for over 5 years. In addition to providing superior local infant care, our preschool program and kindergarten options offer the best early education in the Fairfax Station community! We are in process of becoming nationally accredited by NECPA (National Early Childhood Program Accreditation). We work very hard every day to meet and exceed NECPA's high standards. Our goal is to finish the accreditation process by February 2013. I run this school here in Fairfax Station like everyone is an extension of my own family - the children, parents, and teachers. I strive to create a warm and welcoming environment and maintain an open-door policy for anyone who would like to talk. We plan a lot of events for everyone to participate in and I work hard to ensure that families meet each other and develop strong relationships. It is very important to me to build a community here! I find extremely rewarding when I overhear a child telling their parents about the great day they had and how much fun they had with their teachers. We are fortunate to have an outstanding team that is dedicated to our children and families! Our teachers truly love all of the children in their classes! At least 3/4ths of our teachers have over 5 years of teaching experience. All of our teachers receive monthly training and are required 24 hours of training per year. We value the relationships we have with our families and work hard to involve them. We offer a number of opportunities for our families to volunteer in the classroom and on monthly events, including Parents' Night Out! Call us today to schedule your tour of our wonderful La Petite Academy educational daycare in Fairfax Station, VA!
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Thank you for visiting La Petite Academy educational daycare in Springfield, VA. My name is Rose Vargas and I have been with this daycare four years and have been the director here for one year. I have 32 years of childcare experience and I have my Child Development Associate (CDA) certification. I am also a licensed EMT in Prince William County, VA. Our school - including daycare for infants, preschool programs and more - is in the process of being nationally accredited by NECPA (National Early Childhood Program Accreditation). The standards we follow are higher than those of the State of Virginia. In addition to our regular curriculum, we offer Muzzy Spanish lessons, ABC Music & Me classes, and American Sign Language. I love working here because of the caring atmosphere we feel every day. We have teachers who are truly dedicated and who want to see children succeed! I have always had a passion for nurturing children. I have been a foster parent for six years, where I learned to see what is important for each individual child. I run this daycare here in Springfield as if it were my own. I encourage each of our staff to take pride in what they do and encourage our teachers to be the voice for the children. We strive to make this a warm and welcoming environment for both children and parents, and to keep the lines of communication open for everyone. I constantly keep in mind that our educational daycare is not just simply a business, it is a personal and emotional investment for our families. Most of our teachers have been working at this academy for five years or more. We are all certified in fist aid and CPR for infants through adults. We also have designated staff members who are trained to administer medication in a daycare facility. At least one teacher in each classroom has either a CDA or other early childhood related degree. Schedule a tour of our fantastic La Petite Academy educational daycare in Springfield, VA today!

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Welcome to La Petite Academy educational daycare at Sully Station in... Centreville, VA! My name is Erin Masick (Miller) and I am the director. I graduated from George Mason University with a bachelor's degree in sociology with a concentration in youth and child development. I also teach early childhood education classes to my staff so they can earn their Child Development Associate (CDA) credential. Working with children has been a passion of mine for as long as I can remember. I was an infant and toddler teacher for several years with a private daycare center before I was fortunate enough to become the director of La Petite. Drawing from this experience and education, I can confidently say La Petite offers the best infant daycare and private preschool in Centreville, VA. As a director, I am able to build relationships with our families and form bonds that last a lifetime. It is something I truly treasure. I also love being able to see the children explore their "world" at our school. It is incredible to see the joy on a child's face when they learn something new! Our teachers here in Centreville are the most nurturing and loving people you will ever meet. They all have experience working with young children and several of them have been with our school for over three years. We have over 100 years of combined child care experience in our school. Our teachers are always eager to learn about the latest developments in the field of child care which is why they participate in ongoing trainings throughout the year. Parents are encouraged to get involved and participate in our school activities, playing a fundamental role in their child's education. Our daycare in Centreville, VA is a warm and inviting place and I know it will become your second home. We treat everyone who joins us as a member of our extended family. Come join us! Schedule a tour of our amazing La Petite Academy educational daycare in Centreville, VA today.

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Hello and thank you for visiting La Petite Academy educational... daycare in Manassas, VA! My name is Lisa and I am the director. I began my career with La Petite Academy when our center opened in 1988. I received my CDA (Child Development Credential) through the Council for Professional Recognition in 1995. After teaching for several years, I became director in 1996. Our school - including daycare for infants, preschool programs and more - is nationally accredited by NECPA (National Early Childhood programs Accreditation). We received our award in October 2010 and continue to meet the high standards of accreditation. The standards we follow are higher than the state of Virginia's Child Daycare Licensing Standards. I love coming to work every day here in Manassas and interacting with our families. It is very rewarding to see the children learn and accomplish tasks in the classroom. What a great job I have - to come to work every day and have children run to me with hugs and stories about their day! The relationships and bonds we build last a lifetime. I have the best teachers in the Manassas area! 60% of our teachers have worked for La Petite for more than 10 years and 75% have more than 15 years experience. We are fortunate to have outstanding staff that are dedicated to our families. Our teachers receive ongoing monthly training and all of our teachers are first aid and CPR certified. We value the relationships we have with our families and work hard to involve them. Families are encouraged to get involved and participate in school activities. We offer monthly family events and encourage volunteers in the classroom. We treat everyone who joins us as part of our extended family. We would love to show you what we have to offer at our La Petite Academy educational daycare in Manassas, VA! Call and schedule a tour today.

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Thank you for your interest in our La Petite Academy educational... daycare in Sterling, VA! We are located in beautiful Loudoun County. My name is Diane and I am the Academy Director. I have over 28 years of experience in the early childhood education field, and a bachelor's degree in child psychology, with a minor in sociology. I have been at this location for over 25 years. Drawing from this experience and education, I can confidently say La Petite Academy offers the best infant daycare and private preschool in Sterling, VA. One of things I love about being a director is learning so much about children, their behaviors, and the way they learn best. My team of teachers is highly experienced and educated in the fields of education, psychology, math, health, and science, as well as other related fields. Our teachers here in Sterling also have many years of experience working at this location and are motivated and passionate while providing excellence in childcare and education. They are another reason I love being a Director at this center. I manage our center the way I manage my family. I set clear expectations, and direct with both compassion and sensitivity. We rely strongly on sound rules and procedures. Safety is a top priority. I believe children need to be guided and directed to learn not only academics, but morals as well. We are a strong, well-educated team of professionals who believe in our great curriculum and support the very best practices in early childhood education. Our days at La Petite Academy are filled with fun and engaging learning activities, meaningful interactions and conversations with children and their families. Please call or stop by today to schedule a visit of our fantastic La Petite Academy educational daycare in Sterling, VA!

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Hello and welcome to our marvelous La Petite Academy educational... daycare in Ashburn, VA! My name is Deena and I am the Academy Director of our fantastic school. I have a bachelor' s degree in early childhood education/elementary education and bring more than 15 years of experience as an educator and over five years as a manager to my position. In addition to providing superior local infant care, our preschool program offers the best early education in the Ashburn community. As a former teacher, I wouldn't be here if I didn't believe in our educational programs, which turn our children into lifelong learners in a warm and nurturing atmosphere. I enjoy interacting with my families and seeing the children grow and develop here at our school. Through the personal relationships I have established with our parents and children, I truly feel like an extension of their families. Every day here at La Petite Ashburn is a rewarding one. My hard work is paid off by seeing the accomplishments and successes of our children, as well as the happy looks on our parent's faces. My staff and I are educators because we want to be, and La Petite is the place we want to be. We all participate in ongoing training to further our skills, and more than half of our staff have college degrees. Our classrooms are spacious, clean and decorated by the children to bring a feeling of home into the classroom. We encourage parents' involvement, and our staff maintains a very close relationship with all families. If you are looking for an education-driven daycare in Ashburn, VA, we'd love for you to join our La Petite Academy! Call to schedule a tour today!

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