Northern VA Preschools for Optimal Learning for Kids

Do you have a little one getting ready for their time to shine in a preschool setting? Or maybe you still have time and just want to know what’s out there? Either way, sending your child to preschool is a big step. When you choose the right school for your child’s mind and skills to expand, there’s more to it than bright colors and school supplies. What curriculum are they using? How big are the classrooms? What are their methods and techniques for teaching? Security measures? My advice? Make yourself a checklist of must-haves or deal breakers or find a premade one online, and of course, TOUR the school and meet the staff! Not sure where to start? That’s ok! I have a small roundup on Northern VA preschools to make this sensitive time easier.

Top-of-the-Line Northern VA Preschools

Chesterbrook Academy

Since 1990 Chesterbrook Academy has provided children with a safe, nurturing, and enriching environment to thrive as they grow and learn. Using the links to the learning curriculum, their experienced, highly qualified, and thoroughly screened teachers and staff can help form the skills your child will need for success. Their school believes in keeping families in the loop with open communication so that each child has the support they need to soar as their minds and skills grow. Their programs are for ages six weeks to pre-k2 and include a nutritious and child-friendly breakfast, lunch, and a p.m. snack. Visit their website for more information and when you can tour their school.

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Montessori School of Chantilly

On a mission to provide children with the tools and skills to set them on a path of success, Montessori School of Chantilly has a dedicated team of educators ready to help your child reach their potential. They believe in creating a safe, nurturing, and stimulating environment filled with opportunities to Foster each child’s Natural curiosity and love for learning. They offer programs such as infant care, pre-primary, primary, accredited kindergarten, and more, teaching children practical life skills while encouraging them to explore their interests at their own pace. See their enriching classes and opportunities for yourself and reach out about a tour.

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Truro Preschool

This school uses a play-based curriculum to keep children engaged and learning with excitement. The educators and staff at Truro Preschool strive to create an enriching, caring, and safe environment while using a variety of materials along with both teacher LED and child-led experiences to teach each child as a whole so they can become confident learners, eager problem solvers and build solid academics, well-rounded social skills, and values. They love to have parents participate and volunteer for events and activities to build strong relationships as a community. They offer both preschool and kindergarten programs with a low student-to-teacher ratio. Visit the school’s website to learn more about what they offer and how to see their school.

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Northern VA Preschools

When it comes to quality education and care for your child, these Northern VA preschools are the perfect place to start your search!

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