Telegraph Road KinderCare

  • Our staff has over 140 years of early childhood education experience.
  • With a variety of educational backgrounds and experience from daycares, preschools and child care centers nearby, our team offers the best in taking great care of our students.
  • We continue to encourage staff to participate in workshops and trainings to be kept abreast of any new early childhood educational trends.
  • When you visit our center you will see how the continuing education classes are apparent in the classrooms.
  • Every day, our staff go above and beyond the toddler curriculum, preschool curriculum, and pre-kindergarten curriculum with fun projects and activities to make learning fun.
  • We would love to have you visit and meet the staff.
  • We are proud to have the longest tenure teacher, in all of KinderCare, here at our center on Telegraph Road in Alexandria, VA... Mrs. Wheeler! http://patch.com/virginia/greateralexandria/celebrating-betty-wheeler-kindercares-longest-serving-teacher.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded1997

Student Body

Total Studentsn/a
Student Body TypeCo-ed

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Welcome to Telegraph Road KinderCare! We are an early childhood education and day care center located in Alexandria, VA and have been a strong part of the Alexandria community since 1977.  In 2014, Northern Virginia Magazine named our center one of the Top Daycare/ Preschool Providers! We became accredited by the National Association of Childcare Providers in 2010 and maintain this accreditation.                  

    Conveniently located between South Kings Highway and Fort Belvoir, we are here to service the community, and even offer a 5% military discount. Telegraph Road KinderCare is the perfect option for a daycare or preschool near Fort Belvoir, Coast Guard, and near Kingstowne, VA.

     We provide daycare and well-rounded curriculums for children ages 14 months to 7 years of age on a full- or part-time basis. We have an amazing playground which allows the children plenty of room for movement. It also allows us to take our preschool and pre kindergarten activities outside to discover and learn. Our classrooms are small and intimate which allows staff to offer ultimate child care services. All of our staff hold a B.A./ B.S. or a CDA and are certified in CPR and First Aid.

    We look forward to showing you our center and would love to have you meet our staff. Schedule a tour today to see our toddler program, preschool curriculum, pre k activities, and transitional kindergarten programs!
  • Quality early childhood education and day care centers begin with a safe environment. At our learning center, keypad entry systems are located on the front and back doors. You must have the key code to gain access to the building; code is changed every 6 months. All of the staff are CPR and First Aid certified. Management and selected teachers are trained and certified in MAT (Medication Administration Training). Each day, families clock their children in/out using the computer located in the entrance and teachers account for all children in their care every 30 minutes with a name-to-face check. Our enormous playground is completely fenced in and the gates are secured. All Virginia state licensing standards are vigorously upheld in addition to all of KinderCare's corporate standards. Center policies are in place concerning allergies, emergency preparedness, authorized pick-up, and injury reporting. Fire and disaster drills are regularly performed.
  • Hours Of Operation: 6:30 AM to 6:30 PM, M-F
  • Languages Spoken: Arabic, Hindi, Punjabi, Spanish
  • NACCRRA, Fairfax County, Office for Children, Alexandria City (no limits on subsidy families accepted)

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