Play-based Daycares in Newington VA

Play-based Daycares in Newington VA

Mount Air Little Playhouse
Welcome to Mount Air Little Playhouse, my cozy home-based daycare and preschool in Lorton, VA! About Me I’m a professional child care provider with CPR & First-aid certifications. I’m a mother of 2 myself. As a parent, I can know how difficult it is to find a trustworthy and safe child care facility for your little one. This was the main reason I opened my own child care program. At my daycare, each child receives plenty of individual of attention since I only take a maximum of 4 children. Curriculum I believe that children learn best through play, which is why I follow the Play-based learning approach. I also incorporate elements of the Montessori philosophy to benefit each child’s skills, learning, and development. I have fun, educational activities in store for them such as Arts & Crafts, Music, Story Time, Circle Time, Baking, Water Play, etc. Program My family child care and preschool program regular hours are from 6:30 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. I offer full-time and part-time child care for infants as young as 6 months, as well as toddlers and preschoolers up to 5 years old. I also provide drop-in care for occasional needs. Snacks are already included in the tuition and served to all children in my care. Location Mount Air Little Playhouse is located in the Mount Air neighborhood in Lorton, VA. My home is perfectly located right off Telegraph Road (route 611) and close to all commuter routes such as the Fairfax County Parkway (route 286) and the I-95. Thanks for reading my profile, please send an email or call to schedule a tour. I would love to meet you and your little one in person :)
Newington Schoolhouse
About Us Newington Schoolhouse is a home-based child care and early education program in Lorton, VA! I’m the owner and main caregiver and I have 2 decades of experience in child care! I hold an Associate’s Degree in Early Child Care Development, but I’m working towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education. I am also involved in local organizations that support child care providers and early educators. I run my daycare with my 2 assistants who have 42 years of combined experience! We are all CPR and First-aid certified, as well as MAT trained so we can administer medication to all children in our care if needed. As parents ourselves and as early educators, we have the required qualifications and skills to care for your precious little one! Curriculum & Philosophy We understand how critical your baby’s first years are, so we are dedicated to guiding them through these very important developmental stages. We are also very hands-on in observing each child’s learning and development. It's very important for us to dig below the surface and really learn about each child and how they develop as a person. At our daycare, you can have peace of mind and be assured that your child is in a stimulating and encouraging environment, where they can learn and grow. We believe that children learn effectively through play, so we’re following the Play-based learning philosophy. This approach helps our little students develop cognitive and socio-emotional skills. In addition to English, we also speak Spanish, Arabic and Amharic! At parents' request, we can expose our students to these foreign languages (this is a wonderful opportunity for your child to learn another language, though we are not a bilingual or language immersion child care program). Program & Facility Newington Schoolhouse is open year-round from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday. We provide full-time and part-time care for infants as young as 1 week, as well as toddlers and preschoolers up to 2 years old. We’re located in the Winstead Manor neighborhood in the Newington area of Lorton, VA. Our facility is right off Telegraph Rd (route 611), near Landsdowne Centre. Your commute will be convenient since we’re just a few minutes away from Fairfax County Pkwy (route 286) and the I-95. Please call or send an email to schedule a visit, we’d love to meet your family!
Saratoga Children's House
Saratoga Children's House offers a safe and nurturing environment where your child will get the attention and care that he or she needs. I am a mother of 3 with a Bachelors degree in Education and 12 years of child care experience. At our family child care program, we offer warm home-cooked meals, activities that include arts and crafts, painting, drawing, learning abc's, 123's, shapes, colors, listening to music, dancing and so much more. Our home daycare has a separate sleeping area, lunch area, and play area, so children have plenty of space to explore and play! Saratoga Children's House in Springfield, VA provides a warm and supportive environment in which our little students benefit from a range of development opportunities. These opportunities include the interaction with other children, individual attention to each child’s strengths and needs, and activities designed to promote physical, social, emotional and intellectual development. To ensure that these services are provided, we only employ qualified and trained caregivers, and we follow a specifically designed curriculum. We are located near the Saratoga Elementary School and the Saratoga Shopping Center in Springfield, VA. We are open from 6:00am to 6:00pm, and offer full-time child care for children infants to five years old. Your child will receive high-quality and individualized child care and early education in a warm and loving home, where they can feel safe and happy and can begin to build confidence and a positive self image. Our facilities are designed to provide both a nurturing home-like atmosphere, along with large dedicated areas for the children to actively learn and play in. We understand that you are trusting us to care for your child, and we take this responsibility very seriously. We look forward to the opportunity to care for your child, while providing a positive influence in their life!

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Other Play-based Daycares Near Newington VA

Island Creek Kids Playhouse

About Me Hello Parents! Thank you for your interest in Island Creek Kids Playhouse, my small home daycare in Alexandria, VA. I’m the owner and as a... mother of 2, I know that finding a safe environment and a loving caregiver is important. I have 18 years of child care experience and my CPR first-aid certifications. I run a small family child care program, so you can rest assured that your baby will get the attention he or she deserves (I will care for a maximum of 4 children only). In addition to English, I speak fluent Persian (Farsi) and can teach the language to my students (this is not a bilingual or language-immersion daycare, but upon parents’ request, I can indeed speak only Persian to your child). My Daycare Island Creek Kids Playhouse is a year-round home daycare and my hours of operation are Monday-Friday, from 7am until 6pm. I offer full time care for children as young as 3 months through 2 years old. I offer snacks to the children in my care, and offer a peanut-free and tree-nut-free daycare. Island Creek Kids Playhouse is off Beulah Street, near Telegraph Rd in the Island Creek neighborhood of Alexandria (between Newington and Franconia, near the Kingstowne Library). For CareLuLu parents, I will waive my $350 registration fee! To learn more, please call or send an email, I look forward to meeting you.

Worthington Woods Bilingual Spanish Daycare

Thanks for your interest in Worthington Woods Bilingual Spanish Daycare in Lorton, VA. We are a small, licensed home-based daycare and preschool... located in the Worthington Woods neighborhood. Our child care facilty is off Pohick Road (route 638), near Telegraph Rd (route 611), Richmond Hwy (US-1), and the I-95. About Me I’m the owner and main caregiver with a decade of professional experience in child care and early childhood education. I hold a Child Development Associates’ Degree, as well as a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology. I also have CPR & First-aid certifications. My goal is to offer quality care in safe, intimate, and loving environment where every child feels at home. Curriculum Worthington Woods Bilingual Spanish Daycare follows the play-based teaching philosophy, with elements of the Montessori approach. I run a bilingual Spanish daycare, so children are exposed to Spanish in addition to English. I can also teach them the Portuguese language upon your request. I teach all kids basic math, the alphabet, colors & shapes and help them prepare for kindergarten. My daycare offers lots of creative and educational activities such as music, dance, arts & crafts, story time, and much more. If weather permits, children spend time outside daily, in my backyard playground. Program My family child care and preschool program is open year-round from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. I can provide full-time and part-time care for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers between the age of 3 months and 5 years old. For parents who are just looking for occasional child care needs, drop-in care is the best option. Children attending my program are served with peanut-free lunch and snacks (both included in the tuition). I can prepare special food for vegetarians and accommodate children with special dietary needs. Please send an email or call to schedule a tour through CareLuLu, I would love to meet your family in person :)

Bonniemill Acres Kids Playhouse

Welcome to Bonniemill Acres Kids Playhouse, my home daycare in Springfield, VA! I’m the owner and main caregiver, and I have a decade of experience... in child care. I hold a Bachelor’s degree in Art, and I’m CPR and First-aid certified. My family child care program is small (4 children at most), so you can be sure that your child will receive plenty of individual attention. I run the program with my daughter who is my assistant and has 5 years of experience. My facility is open year-round from 5:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. I provide full-time care for infants as young as 1 month up to 2 years old. Due to possible allergies, I run peanut and tree-nut free environment. My program follows the Play-based learning approach – allowing my little students to learn through play. I also offer a variety of fun educational activities such as reading, drawing, painting, and arts & crafts as well as and dance. If the weather is nice, we also go outside to play in my large fenced backyard. In addition to English, I also speak Urdu/Hindi and at your request, I can expose your kid to this foreign language (but my daycare is not a bilingual program). Bonniemill Acres Kids Playhouse is in the Bonniemill Acres neighborhood of Springfield, VA. I’m right off Franconia-Springfield Pkwy (route 289), a few minutes away from the Springfield Town Center mall. Your daily commute to work will be convenient since I'm a few minutes drive from Fairfax County Pkwy (route 286) and the I-95. Thanks for visiting my profile, please send an email or call to schedule a visit!

Newington Kids Playhouse

​About Us: Hi parents! Thanks for your interest in Newington Kids Playhouse, my bilingual Spanish daycare and preschool in Springfield, VA. I am the... owner and main caregiver, and I'm proud to offer affordable, yet high-quality child care and early childhood education I hold a Child Development Associates degree and I am CPR & First-aid certified. I can also administer medication to all attending children since I am a MAT Trained. I run the program with my assistant and together, we have 15 years of combined experience. We are both moms, so we have first-hand experience on our own kids. Our goal is to provide your child with a nurturing and fun early learning environment, where they can learn and play! Curriculum: We believe that play is children’s best way of learning and thus, we follow the play-based teaching philosophy. Through play, children can develop self-confidence, socio-emotional and cognitive skills. We also use “Beautiful Beginnings: A Developmental Curriculum” for infants and toddlers, and the “Portage Curriculum” for preschoolers. Our family child care and preschool program is a bilingual Spanish home daycare. We have structured learning areas such as a music corner, reading corner, and blocks area. Our indoor facility has adequate space where children can walk around and exercise. They will also surely enjoy outdoor playtime, if weather permits, since we have bikes, push cars, toys, and slides in our fenced backyard. Program: We are open from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Our program offers flexible options to accommodate your family child care needs such as: full-time and part-time care for infants as young as 6 weeks, as well as toddlers through preschoolers up to 5 years old, including children with special needs. We also offer before and after school care for older kids, up to 12 years old (we are near Newington Forest Elementary School and Saratoga Elementary School). Breakfast, lunch and snacks are provided to all children in my care (included in the tuition). Location: Newington Kids Playhouse is in the Newington Forest neighborhood of Springfield, VA. My home is right off Pohick Rd (route 641 near Middle Run Stream Valley Park and South Run Stream Valley Park). Your daily commute to work will be fast and convenient since we have easy access to all major roads. We are just a minute away from Fairfax County Pkwy (route 286) and a short drive from Rolling Rd (route 638) and the I-95. Please call or send an email to schedule a tour. We are looking forward to meeting you and your little one!

Windsor Park Children's Place

Windsor Park Children's Place is an intimate home-based daycare and preschool that offers a friendly and warm environment where every child can learn... and grow. About Me: I’m the owner and main caregiver and I have more than a decade of child care experience. I’m a highly-qualified professional child care provider with a Child Development Associates' Degree and CPR & First-aid certifications. As a mother myself, I’m dedicated to helping parents in providing nurturing care and quality early education to their children. Curriculum: My program follows the Play-based learning approach. I believe in the benefits of “play” because it allows children to use their imagination and creativity while building valuable skills such as physical, socio-emotional and cognitive skills. I engage my little students in fun, educational daily activities (e.g. Rattles, Soft Toys, Teething Toys, Rocking Seat, Puzzles, Building Shapes, Music and Rhymes, Reading and Writing, Drawing and Coloring, Pretend Play, and more!). If weather permits, I take them out to the community playground/park near my home. My daycare is not a bilingual program, but I can teach your child the Urdu, Hindi and Bengali in addition to English. This is a wonderful opportunity for your little one to learn a foreign language! Program: My family child care program opens from 6:30 AM to 6:00 PM, Monday through Friday but I can also provide weekend care if needed; please inquire about the weekend care rate. I offer flexible child care options to accommodate your needs such as full-time care for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers between the age of 4 weeks and 5 years old, including children with special needs. I’m part of the USDA Food Program and I serve peanut and tree-nut free lunch and snacks to all children attending my program (meals are already included in the tuition). Before and after school care are both available for older kids, up to 12 years old (my home is near Lane Elementary School and close to Island Creek Elementary School). Location: Windsor Park Children's Place is in the Windsor Park neighborhood in Alexandria, VA. I’m right off Barry Rd and your commute to work will be convenient since I have easy access to these major roads: Beulah St (route 613), the Franconia-Springfield Pkwy (route 289) and the I-95. Please send an email or call to book a tour, I would love to meet your family :)

Kingstowne Playhouse

Welcome to Kingstowne Playhouse, my family child care and preschool program in Alexandria, VA. My daycare is located in the Kingstowne neighborhood... of Alexandria, right off Beulah St (near Lane Elementary School and Beulah Park). I have easy access to Telegraph Rd (route 611) and the Franconia-Springfield Pwky (route 289), as well as the I- 95. About Me I’m a professional early childhood educator with a solid background in the child care industry. I have a total of 22 years of experience working with children and families, which I really enjoy doing. I hold a Bachelor's Degree in Education and also took many courses in Childhood Development. Before opening my home daycare, I worked as a teacher in pre-K and private school. I’m a mother myself and I have CPR & First-aid certifications, so you can be sure that you’re little one is safe at all times. Parents are welcome to bring food for their children, but I can serve lunch and snacks to all children attending my program (already included in the tuition). Curriculum & Program I believe that children learn best through play, which is why I follow the Play-based teaching philosophy. I also incorporate elements of the Montessori approach into my curriculum. I have age-appropriate learning materials for my little students and every Sunday, I run an Arabic full-immersion class for interested families. Kingstowne Playhouse is open year-round from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. I provide full-time and part-time care for infants as young as 4 weeks, as well as toddlers and preschoolers up to 5 years old. I also offer drop-in care for families that are only looking for occasional child care needs. Before and after school care are available for older kids, up to 12 years old (my home is close to Lane Elementary School).

Newington Woods Educational Playhouse

About Us: Welcome to Newington Woods Educational Playhouse, our family child care program and preschool program in Springfield, VA. I’m the owner and... main caregiver and I have 15 years of experience. I also have 2 assistants with 9 years of combined experience who come to my house when I need their help in taking care of the children attending our program. We are CPR and First-aid certified, as well as MAT trained so if needed, we can administer medication to all children in our care. All the people living in my house have undergone a background check and fingerprint clearance. In addition to my child care experience and credentials, I also hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science. Philosophy & Curriculum When we open our door to welcome a child in our daycare, he/she becomes a member of our family. We try our best to make it a healthy and enjoyable learning experience for every child. It is always a delight to see young ones grow and blossom in our care. Our program follows the Play-based learning principles, an approach to make learning more fun. We try to offer a wide variety of indoor and outdoor activities to enhance learning and keep children interested and motivated. They love to sing, dance, put together puzzles and read with me. They also enjoy nature walks, playing in the sandbox and various play in the yard. Program We’re open year-round from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday. I provide full-time and part-time care for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers between the age of 6 weeks to 5 years old. I also offer Drop-in care if you have occasional child care needs. Before and after school care are both available for school-age kids, up to 10 years old (we’re close to Newington Forest Elementary School, Sangster Elementary School, and Hunt Valley Elementary School). We also accept military families who have subsidy (vouchers). Mealtime is a happy, family time for the children. We serve nutritious and tasty, USDA-approved breakfast, morning snack, lunch and afternoon snack to all children attending our program, and all these are already included in the tuition! Due to possible allergies, we run a peanut-free environment. In addition to English, we speak different languages such as Hindi, Punjabi, English, Urdu and Pashto and upon your request, we can expose your child to these foreign languages (however, please note that we’re not a bilingual program). Location Newington Woods Educational Playhouse is in the Newington Woods neighborhood in Springfield, VA. Our home is right off Pohick Rd (route 641), near Newington Forest Elementary School. Your daily commute to work will be hassle-free since we have easy access to Fairfax County Pkwy (route 286) and the I-95. Please send us an email or call to inquire, we would love to meet you and your little one :)

Town Center Family Child Care

At Town Center Family Child Care, we make you, parents, and your children a part of our family. We nurture them, encourage them and support them. Our... program exceeds health and safety standards and we have enhanced the child care environment. Our space is warm and friendly with a good balance of toys, games and books. Lessons are planned to enhance cognitive, creative and physical development. We make sure children are given time to play outside and we plan activities to take advantage of natural surroundings, such as talking about the weather. We have group times that include something for all the children. We talk with the children and ask open ended questions. We individualize our program for the children in our care and promote the social and emotional development of our children in. We are affectionate and have supported special needs children and we value cultural differences. We support children's social skills and use positive guidance. We are a Head Start provider and work with military and army families, accepting NACCRRA and GSA subsidies. Please call or email to learn more about our daycare!

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