Best Peanut-Free Daycares in Greenway VA

Peanut-Free Daycares in Greenway VA

McLean Preschool
McLean Preschool is a bright and joyful space. Our teachers are caring, experienced professionals who love their job and their students. Each child is given an opportunity to grow socially and academically in a structured play based environment. McLean Preschool is a state licensed facility that provides developmental programs for children from 2 1/2 to 5 years old. We stress rich learning experiences that stimulate children intellectually and give them an opportunity to master skills while having fun. Children participate at their own level, during both structured activities and free playtime. Our teachers are qualified professionals who are required to receive annual training in child development and health and safety issues, including CPR and first aid certification. However, we select our staff not only for their early childhood education skills, but also for their ability to interact lovingly with children. Curriculum Programs at McLean Preschool are geared to meet the physical, social, emotional and educational needs of each child at his or her own level of readiness and individual development. Learning programs include: - Pre-reading and Pre-math skills - Science and problem solving skills - Self-help and personal hygiene - Fitness through climbing, tumbling and movement - Activities in music, rhythm, movement, and games - Arts and crafts including painting, coloring and cutting - Story time, circle time and dramatic play - Field trips and special programs A healthy snack is served daily, and our fenced-in playground allows children to enjoy outdoor play. Schedule (Hours & Fees) We are open from September through May. All classes start at 9 am and end at 12 noon. Fees vary according to the child's age and number of days attending. The following classes are available: - 2 1/2 year olds: Tuesday & Thursday - 3 year olds: Tuesday & Thursday (small class) or Monday, Wednesday & Friday class - 4 year olds: Mon, Wed, Fri (small class) or the Pre-K Monday through Friday class Teacher to child ratio varies from 1:5 in our young and small classes to 1:8 in our older classes

Recent Reviews in Greenway VA

Early Learning Express

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Kids' Corner Learn & Play

"Kid’s Corner Day Care has been extremely great to my family. I’ve known the owner/provider for about 10 years. Ms. Kanak is very professional, loving, caring and critical to the early educational..."

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Other Peanut-Free Daycares Near Greenway VA

The Tolstoy Preschool

FIREBIRD SCHOOL offers a Russian language immersion and child... development curriculum for children ages 2-5. We cater to parents who are seeking a safe, stable, highly-stimulating environment which encourages cognitive and intellectual growth at a critical stage of their child's development. Children will develop their Russian language skills effortlessly through daily play and a creative learning environment. Our curriculum covers many subjects and is adapted to each child individually by age and according to ability: language and culture, mathematics, science, the arts (music, dance and creative arts), physical, personal and social development. We pride ourselves on the outstanding caliber of our teaching staff who have excellent training and experience from both the U.S. and from Russia. All are committed to jump-start your child's early development through interesting lessons and encounters stimulating and expanding natural curiosity as well as cultural, artistic and cognitive growth. The school is geared toward two distinct target groups - children from native Russian-speaking families as well as children with little or no exposure to the language or culture. Our learning environment offers children the opportunity to broaden their language potential and acquire a deeper interest and knowledge of Russian culture. • 100\% instruction in the Russian language • Nutritious and healthy menu consisting of breakfast, morning snack, lunch and afternoon snack • English as a Second Language available (optional) • Full-day programs, five days a week, half-day programs also available • Mandatory nap or quiet time daily • Weekly Art, Music, Physical Education

Tysons Corner Children's Center Spring Hill

When it comes to your children, nothing less than the highest... standards will do. Tysons Corner Children's Center is a premier non-profit, corporate sponsored childcare center that provides a safe, loving, environment where children can learn and thrive through a hands-on, minds-on experience. We promote the personal development of our children in order to prepare them for the challenges that lie ahead in life. Our staff consists of educated, experienced and nurturing caregivers. We truly value our employees as we do our children. Our respect for our staff is evidenced by our excellent benefits, great work environment, low staff turnover, and low staff to child ratios. Our Commitment to Care: Tysons Corner Children's Center is committed to providing exceptional, high quality childcare for our families. We know that young children thrive in a learning environment where dedicated professionals ensure that they feel safe, nurtured and loved. Our tagline, " Where Hearts and Minds Grow Strong," is our focus as we partner with our families in the care and education of their children.

Colvins Glen Educational Playhouse

About Us Welcome to Colvins Glen Educational Playhouse, my... educational daycare and preschool in Vienna, VA! My child care program is located in a beautiful, bright and large home the Covins Glen neighborhood of Vienna, right off Leesburg Pike (route 7) and Hunter Mill Rd (route 674). Your commute to work will be convenient since our facility has easy access to the Dulles Access Rd (route 267) and Fairfax County Pkwy (route 286). I’m the owner and lead teacher and I have 15 years of experience in providing quality care and early childhood education. I’m a mother of 2 myself, and I hold a Master’s degree in Accounting. I run the program with my 2 assistants who have 9 years of combined experience. We are CPR and First-aid certified, so you can be assured that your child is in good hands at all times! Philosophy & Curriculum We understand how difficult it is for parents to leave their precious ones whenever they have to go to work, that is why we give every child the personal care and attention they deserve and we strive to make them feel at home in a safe and nurturing environment. Our curriculum is designed to develop each child’s physical, socio-emotional and intellectual skills. We also use positive reinforcement to foster discipline and we teach our little students to be kind. Our home-based daycare and preschool program follows the Play-based teaching philosophy. We allow our students to learn through play and exploration; we prepare fun and educational activities for them to learn and grow. We have many age-appropriate activities included in their daily schedules such as arts & crafts, singing and music, dancing, painting, coloring, free play, and various fun, creative, educational projects! Our Program We are open from 7:00 to and 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday. We provide full-time care for infants as young as 6 weeks, as well as toddlers and preschoolers up to 5 years old and part-time care for children between the age of 2 and 5 years old. We also offer before and after school care for older kids, up to 12 years old (our facility is not far from Forest Edge Elementary School, Aldrin Elementary School, Colvin Run Elementary School and Forestville Elementary School). We are part of the USDA food program and follow the state FDA food program. We serve balanced and home-made nutritious meals to all children in our care (breakfast, lunch and snacks are all included in the tuition) and due to possible allergies, we run peanut and tree-nut free environment.

Fun & Friends Child Development Center

Fun & Friends provides developmentally appropriate programs for... children from six weeks to six years of age. We stress rich learning experiences that stimulate children intellectually and give them an opportunity to master skills while having fun. Children participate at their own level, during both structured activities and free playtime. Early childhood literacy development is emphasized in every program, Infants through Preschool. Programs are geared to meet the physical, social, emotional and educational needs of the individual at his or her own readiness level, taking into consideration each child’s particular stage of growth and development. The Creative Curriculum methodology is used to support the program and teaching staff at each level. The Creative Curriculum is an award-winning curriculum that uses exploration and discovery as a way of learning and enables children to develop confidence, creativity, and lifelong critical thinking skills. Programs for Infants and Toddlers Fun & Friends’ specially designed Infant and Toddler programs emphasize: Learning through curiosity, the sense of self and relationship Early literacy for infants & toddlers using the 1-2-3 Read! Virginia program (www.cdrhelpdesk.org/123READ) Eye, hand, motor coordination through games, music, movement (Toddlers receive weekly, specialized movement classes) The use of naturally occurring daily activities and routines to guide learning experiences Self-help to foster independence and self mastery Loving interaction with skilled educators and caregivers For Preschoolers and Pre-kindergarteners Our Early Childhood Education programs focus on individual readiness, self mastery and building of positive self image in an atmosphere of acceptance and affection. Our preschool programs incorporate the use of integrated curricula from Pearson Education Publishing Co. The Pre-School–Cubs program uses Read Together/Talk Together and our Pre-Kindergarten–Butterflies program uses Opening the World to Learning OWL which is aligned to the Virginia State Standards of Learning (SOL) so that our graduates are ready to excel in their local public schools. These programs also include: Pre-Reading and Pre-Math Skills leading to mastery of basic skills Science Centers that encourage exploration and problem solving Spanish introduction classes using materials designed especially for this age group Large muscle development through climbing, tumbling, and movement, yoga and dance Self help and mastery skills in personal hygiene Dramatic Play Arts & crafts, painting Artists-in-Residence, Story telling and classroom library time Seasonal & Holiday Celebrations Computer play and computer games Intergenerational Activities with the Senior’s Center Our special programs make total child care a reality: Full-time early childhood education and child care for Infants, toddlers, and preschoolers Drop-in care based on space availability Art, music, and exercise Special child-centered programs…artists-in residence, birthday celebrations, holiday celebrations, etc. The curricular program at Fun and Friends is designed to meet the needs of children at each developmental stage, and professional development for our staff is always on-going. The program is sequential, starting with our youngest learners in the Infant and Toddler rooms and continuing on into our PreSchool and Prekindergarten classes. The Creative Curriculum methodology is used to support the program and teaching staff at each level. The Creative Curriculum is an award-winning curriculum that uses exploration and discovery as a way of learning and enables children to develop confidence, creativity, and lifelong critical thinking skills.

Westgate Child Center

* For Our Parents * Events OUR CENTER: A non-profit daycare and... before and after-school care center for children, 2.5 years to 12 years of age. Licensed by Fairfax County and The Commonwealth of Virginia, our Center offers a pre-school curriculum of learning through play as well as extended care for school-age children. OUR COMMITMENT: Since we opened in 1973, our center has been committed to providing high quality education. Through carefully planned play activities and thematic units of study, our programs focus on each child's social, emotional, physical, and intellectual needs in a stimulating yet warm and caring environment. OUR SUCCESS: Our center maintains an excellent child - teacher ratio of 5:1. We are proud of our low child-teacher ratio, which enables our trained and professional teachers to focus on the individual needs and talents of each child. Westgate Child Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, gender, disability, or national/ethnic origin. We are non-sectarian, non-profit, private, independent, and nondiscriminatory. We believe in equal education, attention and care for all children without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, or disability. OUR PARENTS: Parent involvement is encouraged and welcome. Preschool teachers prepare monthly lesson plans to keep parents informed of school activities, and to provide insight into what occurs during your child's day. In addition, parents receive weekly reports of their child's progress during the school week. Parent-teacher meetings to address specific student concerns can be arranged as needed. Back to school night, graduation, and regular holiday parties provide opportunities for parents, teachers, and children to socialize after the school day. Parents are welcome to join field trips, share a hobby or life skill, and participate in holiday events. OUR TEACHERS: The average tenure at Westgate is 10 years. Our culturally diverse staff brings experience and creates a loving and positive environment for the children in our care. Our focus is to meet the individual needs of each child. OUR CLASSROOMS: Pooh Land, Rainbow Room, and Little League are bright, clean, and organized into different areas of activity, with educational toys and materials at the reach of children. Breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snack are served each day. All classrooms have computers with age-appropriate educational programs that are part of the scheduled activities. Sunshine Room (ages 2.5 to 4 years): The curriculum includes age-appropriate vocabulary, math concepts, shapes, colors, and arts & crafts. These activities are planned around weekly themes. Each child proceeds at his/her own pace. Activities change every half hour, keeping in mind the attention span of the age group. Children enjoy library and circle times outdoor play in our spacious playground, reading sessions, music, and introduction to Spanish. Rainbow Room (Pre-Kindergarten for ages 4 and 5 years): The curriculum is age appropriate and planned around weekly themes. Activities change every half hour. Children are encouraged to do group projects, enjoy hands-on computer activities, music, reading, arts and crafts, vocabulary, math concepts and outdoor play. Children are encouraged to read and write at their own pace. The daily schedule provides for alternating periods of quiet and active play. Our teachers have many years of experience preparing children for entrance into Kindergarten. Little League (Before & After school care for ages 5 to 12 years): The program is designed to engage and challenge school-age children in a 'club - like' environment. The activities center around homework, arts & crafts, group sports and appropriate games and toys. WESTGATE'S ASSOCIATION WITH KENT GARDENS ELEMENTARY: Westgate has had an association with Kent Gardens for many years. Our before and after school program accomodates children attending Kent Gardens. All children can take the school bus from Westgate to Kent Gardens. The Kindergarten children attend the afternoon session at Kent Gardens. Upon the return from Kent Gardens at 3:15 pm. the Little League children have snack, outdoor play, participate in club activities and homework group. WESTGATE'S SUMMER PROGRAMS: Westgate's summer program is designed to provide children with a fun, relaxing, and safe summer--- full of water play, bike riding, visiting musicians & entertainers, and field trips to museums and parks. Below are sample summer program activities. These activities vary from year to year. Preschoolers: Upton Pool Days, Bike Days, Theater Arts, National Zoo, Burke Lake Train Ride School-age Children: Port Discovery, Cookout (parents invited), Upton Pool Days, Pirate Cruise, Outdoor Water Play, Bull Run

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