Play-based Daycares in Merrifield VA

Play-based Daycares in Merrifield VA

Tremont Gardens Bilingual Children's House
About Us Welcome to Tremont Gardens Bilingual Children's House, my home daycare and preschool in Falls Church, VA. I’m the owner and main caregiver and I have a decade of experience in providing high-quality child care and early childhood education. I’m a mother of 3 myself and I hold a Child Development Associates degree. I run the daycare with my 2 assistants who have 11 years of combined experience. We’re CPR and First-aid certified as well as MAT trained, so we can administer medication to all children in our care. Curriculum & Program We run a bilingual Spanish daycare and preschool, and follow the Play-based teaching philosophy. Our students learn through play and fun educational activities such as Story Time, Arts & Crafts and Music. We’re open year-round from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. We provide full-time care for infants, toddlers and preschoolers between the age of 6 weeks and 5 years old, including children with special needs. We’re part of the USDA Food program and we serve breakfast, morning snack, lunch, afternoon snack, and dinner (if necessary) to all attending kids (all meals are already included in the tuition!) To avoid possible allergies, we run peanut and tree-nut free environment! Before and after school care are both available for school-age kids, up to 12 years old. If needed, transportation can be arranged (we’re close to Pine Spring Elementary School, Graham Road Elementary School, Timber Lane Elementary School and Westlawn Elementary School). Location Tremont Gardens Bilingual Children's House is in the Tremont Gardens neighborhood of Falls Church, VA. Our home is right off Arlington Blvd (US-50), near Graham Park Plaza. Your daily commute to work will be fast and convenient since we have easy access to Lee Hwy (US-29) and the Capital Beltway (I-495). Please call or send us an email to book a tour, we would love to meet you and your little one!
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.
Braxton Educational Playhouse
About Me: Welcome to Braxton Educational Playhouse, my licensed home daycare and preschool in Fairfax, VA. I’m the owner and main caregiver and I have 15 years of child care experience. I hold a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and I’m CPR & First-aid certified, as well as MAT trained. I’m also a mother of 2 and I always treat each child in my care as if they were my own. My goal is to provide nurturing care and quality early childhood education, and help parents in the area have peace of mind while they are away from their little one. Philosophy: I believe that children learn through play and fun, engaging educational activities, which is why I follow the Play-based learning philosophy. I engage my students in fun educational activities such as music, arts & crafts and storytime, and also teach them early math and early literacy. I have a fenced playground where we spend our outdoor play-time, weather permitting. In addition to English, I can expose your child to Nepali and Hindi languages upon your request (however, my daycare is not a bilingual program). Program: My child care and preschool program is open year-round from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. I offer flexible child care options to accommodate busy parents like you such as full-time and part-time care for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers between the age of 2 months and 5 years old, including children with special needs. I also have a dog, a well behaved and very friendly German Shepherd! I’m part of the USDA food program and I serve breakfast, lunch, snacks, and dinner to all kids attending my program. Due to possible allergies, I run peanut and tree-nut free environment. Before and after school care are also available for older kids, up to 12 years old (my facility is close to Fairhill Elementary School and Marshall Road Elementary school). Location: Braxton Educational Playhouse is located in the Braxton neighborhood of Fairfax, VA. I am right off Lee Hwy (US-29) and have easy access to Arlington Blvd (US-50) and the I-495, so your daily commute will be convenient. Please send an email or call me to schedule a tour, I would love to meet your family in person!

Recent Reviews in Merrifield VA

St. Philip Early Childhood Center

"St. Philip is a wonderful learning center where students are a priority. My son is in the two year old program. Teachers and assistants are wonderful. They teach necessary skills that would help kids"

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Campbell Little Playhouse

"I love the way this provider takes care of my baby. She is the best. I had no fear of the baby when she is with her. As am the new mother and it's my first child I always had doubts about daycares..."

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Other Play-based Daycares Near Merrifield VA

Vienna KinderCare

OverviewWelcome to the Vienna KinderCare webpage. We are happy to share our school’s plans and goals with you. We have been lucky to serve our... wonderful families at our location since 1979. Our goal is to help all of our families to have the best experience with us and to love and cherish their children. We are an experienced group of educators who strive to help children to learn and grow in an enriched environment through meaningful interactions and daily experiences.   Teachers & StaffWhether your child has the first step or first grade on the horizon, our teachers are excited to show you how everything we do at our center is to help children to learn. We are a family at Vienna KinderCare, we celebrate each other along with children and families at our center. Health & SafetyThe security key pad at the front door only allows our families and staff to come in by using a special code. We have a fenced playground, and our staff members are First Aid and CPR trained. Our number one priority is the safety of all the children in our care. 

Woodley North Children's House

About us Woodley North Children's House is a nurturing daycare and high-quality early childhood education program in Falls Church, VA! I’m the owner... and lead teacher and I have 17 years of experience. I run my daycare and preschool program with my 2 daughters who have 15 years of combined experience. I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Technology and my assistants have a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology and an Associate’s Degree in Dentistry, respectively. We are CPR and First-aid certified, as well as M.A.T trained, so we can administer medication to children if needed. Our daycare is a place where both parents and children can grow. We are a welcoming, safe, friendly family child care program run in a smoke free environment. We have teachers who come from a background in pediatrics, dentistry, early head-start and more! Curriculum We follow the Play-based learning philosophy, allowing children to learn through play. We offer a variety of learning activities for young children, from dancing to singing, arts, building blocks, learning how to brush teeth and much more! We also offer extra-curricular activities focusing on sports and physical activity (such as yoga) and life skills, such as gardening and manners. Daily Schedule We generally start off the day by having free play, where children arrive and explore new things each and everyday. This free time is followed by breakfast, circle time (also known as story time), centers of choice (dramatic play, blocks, puzzles, library, etc.), learning centers (writing, arts, math, science), clean up/bathroom time, outdoor play (weather permitting), lunch, rest time, clean up/library, bathroom/hand washing, snack time, story time, outdoor play/indoor/music & movement, and last but not least, free play again! Program Our hours of operation are 7:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. We offer full-time care for infants, toddlers and preschoolers (ages between 6 weeks and 5 years old including children with special needs). Location Woodley North Children's House is in the Woodley North neighborhood in Falls Church, VA. Our facility is right off Graham Rd, near Tyler Park and Devonshire Park. Your daily commute will be convenient since we're within minutes of all nearby major roads: Arlington Blvd (US-50), Lee Hwy/S Washington St (US-29), and the I-495. Please send us an email or call to schedule a visit, we would love to meet you and your little one!

Country Gardens Kids Playhouse

About Us: Welcome to Country Gardens Kids Playhouse, my educational home daycare and preschool in Vienna, VA. I’m the owner and main caregiver of... this high-quality child care program. I decided to open my own daycare after experiencing the challenges in finding a suitable program for my own son. Now, I run my daycare with my assistant and together, we have over 24 years of combined child care experience! We are both moms ourselves, therefore we can relate to your needs and concerns when it comes to finding the perfect program for your precious one. Rest assured that your kids will be treated as our own, and we promise to do everything we can to meet your expectations. In addition to our experience, I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and my assistant has a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce. We’re also CPR and First-aid certified, so your kids are in good hands! Program and Curriculum: We are open from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday. We provide full-time and part-time care for infants as young as 0 weeks, as well as toddlers and preschoolers up to 12 years old. Infants have a separate sleeping space from toddlers. Nutritious lunch and snacks are served to all children in our care (included in the tuition). Our program follows the Play-based learning approach and uses the Creative Curriculum. We have a lot of fun learning activities in store for your little one such as story time, educational field trips to the museum or the park (every Friday), and much more! We also offer Arts & Crafts, Singing & Dancing, as well as Music and other extra-curricular activities. In addition to English, I speak Arabic and at your request, I can expose your child to this foreign language (please note though that our daycare is not a bilingual program). Location: Country Gardens Kids Playhouse is located in the quiet residential community of Town and Country Gardens in Vienna, VA. Our facility is right off Vale Rd/Malcolm Rd NW (route 672), near Maple Ave W (route 123). We're also just a few minutes away from the I-66. Thanks for taking the time to read our profile, please contact us to book a tour. We’d love to meet your family!

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