Best La Petite Academy in Marbury MD

La Petite Academy in Marbury MD

La Petite Academy
Hello! My name is Kim and I am Academy Director of this incredible La Petite Academy educational daycare in Stafford, VA. I have a child development credential and more than 14 years of experience as a teacher and manager. Whether it's providing loving care for infants or participating in activities in our preschool programs, I love being part of helping children learn and develop as they grow. I truly enjoy watching the children's excitement as they learn new things. I strive to provide a warm and friendly environment for the children, their families and teachers. We maintain an open-door policy for anyone who would like to talk. Our academy opened in 1988 and is nationally accredited by NECPA (National Early Childhood Program Accreditation). We received the award in February 2011, and continue to meet the needs of accreditation standards. The standards that we follow are higher than the State of Virginia's Child Daycare Licensing Standards. We provide the highest standards of excellence in care and education, and are deeply rooted in the community. We have a longstanding reputation of family and community involvement. Our teachers here in Stafford are dedicated professionals who care deeply about the care and education of the children. The staff has experience ranging from one to 20 years! Our staff receives monthly training and far exceeds the yearly required training requirements from the state. Everyone on the staff is trained in CPR and first aid. 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 field trips as well as monthly family events. We invite you to become part of our family. Call today to schedule a tour of our amazing La Petite Academy educational daycare in Stafford, VA!
La Petite Academy
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!
La Petite Academy
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!

Recent Reviews in Marbury MD

Amineh Family Child Care

"I was referred to this childcare center by a friend. My son attended this home daycare from 2 months to 3 years old. I could not be happier with the experience. I was very nervous being a new mom"

Read More

Other La Petite Academy Near Marbury MD

La Petite Academy

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!

La Petite Academy

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.

Top Resources Related to La Petite Academy

10 Tips for Finding Quality Child Care

See More

Child Care Center vs. Home-Daycare: Pros & Cons

See More

Is Daycare Bad for Kids?

See More

What High Quality Child Care Looks Like

See More

How To Be Involved Now That My Child Is In Preschool/Daycare

See More

Find Daycare Cost Near You: Use the Daycare Tuition Calculator

See More

How To Get Your Child Care Tax Credit

See More