Ballston Children's Center in Arlington County VA
Educational Daycare Center for children 2.5 to 5 years old, located in the Ballston area of Arlington, County Virginia. The Center is open Monday through Friday from 7 am to 6 pm, year-round.
At Ballston Children’s Center, we have created a safe environment of care, love, support, and respect. Our day is filled with play and learning. Your child will be taken care of by our professional, dedicated and responsible staff.
Our carefully designed Center is spacious and bright. Your child will flourish socially, emotionally, and intellectually in our Center.
Our Educational Program develops skills and concepts that prepare children for kindergarten. We have a well-balanced curriculum of activities that introduce early math, language arts, fine and gross motor skills, and social skills. In addition, our program allows children to explore reading, writing, and comprehension skills. The children learn through playing and working on a variety of projects.
Our teachers promote social development by helping the children to get along with each other, teaching them mutual respect, appreciating cultural and ethnic diversity, and encouraging children to work independently.
Special Programs & Extracurricular Activities
Daily activities are designed for children to learn art, music, crafts, language arts, math, reading, writing, science, social skills, and fine and gross motor skills. We provide an environment that helps children to be creative in solving problems, redefining situations, demonstrating flexibility and being adventurous.
Our Extracurricular Programs
SPANISH classes - children learn through songs, music, games, stories, and projects. BALLET / DANCE classes - children achieve numerous benefits from dance, poise, grace, balance, flexibility, strength, coordination, confidence, and awareness of rhythm and music. Performing Arts Class - children are introduced to the theater with creative games, storytelling, pantomime, puppetry, and acting.
Each morning and afternoon, if weather permits, the children will be at the playground.
What We Will Do This Week
Is posted at the classroom entrance to keep you informed of your child’s daily activities
We encourage the children to explore and create educational projects using a variety of art media, teaching individual creativity.
Summer is fun. Our marvelous summer camp program includes daily themes such as veggies and fruits' day, jewelry making day, kite flying day, cooking day, weaving day, etc. Water play, field trip, wall climbing, fun-tastic fitness program, and playground activities allow children to enjoy the outdoors.
Meals and Snacks
We provide wholesome nutritious meals: breakfast, A.M. snack, hot lunches, and P.M. snack. Meals are included in the tuition and meet federal and state requirements and guidelines established by the USDA.
5 Days $370.00
3 Days $260.00
2 Days $185.00
A $100.00 Registration fee and the first-week tuition is due upon registration. The fees are non-refundable. Registration Fee and the first-week tuition will reserve your space. There is an additional fee for the summer camp and extracurricular activities.
Second child discount 10%
All tuition payments are due in advance; Monday before 12:00 noon. There is a late fee charge of $10.00 per day for payments made after 12:00 noon on Monday. Cash and credit cards payments are not accepted. Only checks or money orders. Returned Check fee $50.00.
The Center reserves the right to adjust tuition at any time.
There is an additional fee for summer camp and extracurricular activities.
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Performing Arts Classes