Franconia KinderCare

Tel: (703)971-4845
Grades: Nursery School-PK | 83 students
Our teachers and staff at KinderCare on Grovedale Drive are dedicated, compassionate, loving caregivers and educators.
Our teachers have an average tenure of 4 1/2 years at KinderCare and an average of 10 years experience in the Early Childhood Education field.
Our teachers are consistently looking for ways to better themselves as educators.
They are adamant about keeping up to date on all new policies, regulations and changes in the field. 75% of our teachers have their Child Development Associates Credential (CDA) or higher degree, while the remaining 25% are continuing their education in pursuit of their Early Childhood Education degree.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery School-Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1986

Student Body

Total Students 83 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • Welcome to NAEYC accredited KinderCare Learning Center on Grovedale Drive in Alexandria, VA. The teachers and I would like to invite you in for a tour of our learning center. We want you to see first hand, all the wonderful things that are happening at KinderCare on Grovedale Drive.

    Each classroom is filled with children who are eager to learn and whose growth and development is supported by our professional teachers. Your child’s needs will be met to the fullest and we will provide the best child care possible to make your family feel at ease while you are away. Your child’s safety and well being is in the best interest of all our teachers and staff.

    We take pride in offering top quality education in our learning center through our curriculums in each class. We are always available to answer any questions and to support your family in any way possible. New ideas and opportunities are discovered each day here at KinderCare on Grovedale Drive. Come on in for a tour and take a look around. We look forward to meeting you and your child.
  • At Franconia Road KinderCare, the safety of our children and the confidence of our parents are points of pride. From daily sign in to strict parent/guardian identification and single keypad access, we maintain rigorous standards for safety. Our daily cleanliness and maintenance schedules leave nothing at all to chance. Ms. Lee Ann Gray has been with KinderCare Learning Center since 1989. When it came time to choose a Health and Safety Coordinator Ms. Lee Ann was the number one choice for her excellent organization and her knowledge of this center. She has been our Health and Safety Coordinator since November 2011 and she keeps us on our toes everyday. She is in charge of keeping track of our daily cleaning sheets, playground checklists, and administration of medication, only to name a few items. She complies a report every month to make sure that the center is as safe as possible and welcoming to all the friends who enter the door the everyday.
  • Hours Of Operation: 6:00 AM to 6:30 PM, M-F
  • Languages Spoken: Spanish
  • Office for Children, Alexandria City, NACCRRA
  • Profile last updated: 11/01/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Al-qalam School Of Virginia (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chesterbrook Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Calvary Road Christian School (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Alexandria
    Chesterbrook Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 60 students
    0.6 miles
    6200 Inter Parcel Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22315
  • Alexandria
    Grades: PK-8 | 298 students
    0.7 miles
    6811 Beulah St
    Alexandria, VA 22310
  • Alexandria
    Franconia Baptist Child Development Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: K | 114 students
    0.7 miles
    5912 Franconia Rd
    Alexandria, VA 22310
  • Alexandria
    Grades: PK-KG | 80 students
    1 miles
    5801 Castlewellan Dr
    Alexandria, VA 22315
  • Alexandria
    Franconia Road KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.1 miles
    6123 Gum St.
    Alexandria, VA 22310

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