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company name A Child's Place

3100 Prosperity Ave, Fairfax, VA 22031
703-698-8050 ·

Who We Are

A Child's Place will help your child reach their full understanding of the world around them in a safe and secure environment. Individual attention is given to your child. Our caring teachers and administration will make you feel welcome. Your children will acquire many new interests and friendships. Respect for others is developed by learning to be kind to new friends. Each age group will explore the concepts of size, shapes, and visual relationships individual and group activities in an age appropriate manner. ACP has a long history of preparing your child for kindergarten. Preschool has a complete curriculum that includes circle time, free play, outside time and learning centers. Self-expression, through music, dramatics and everyday tasks are mastered resulting in feeling of self-confidence. We study different subject units which include numbers, letters and writing. We cover different topics from our families to dinosaurs.

A Child's Place offers a comprehensive learning program. We have well trained tenured staff. A Child's Place exceeds the minimum standards required by the State of Virginia for training. We use Mother Goose Time curriculum which is an approved program by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAYEC). The Curriculum is also sublimated by our creative Preschool staff.

At A Glance

Type of Care
Au Pair
In Home Care
Before & After School Care
Age of Child 8 weeks to 5 years


What Others Say

Dear Miss MaryAnne and All the Wonderful Staff- A big tear is shed each day as I wait at the light at Prosperity and Route 50 and then falls as I pass the entrance to A Child's Place. Ten terrific memorable & special years of our life was spent there each day-it's so very hard to believe it's come to an end. Thank You Thank You! Thank you for being such an instrumental part of our lives and especially The Boys we will for sure keep in touch. Lots of Love, Sarah, Jeff, Jamie, Clark & Phillip

Dear Ms. Maryanne, I'm writing to let you know - officially - that Maggies and Ellie's last day at A Child's Place will be Friday July 31. We loved being a part of the ACP family for the last five and half years (time flies!) Maggie and Ellie-and Nate before them - have learned so much, worked hard, played harder, grown greatly and made wonderful friends. In short, They have worked hard, played harder, grown greatly, and made some wonderful friends. In short, they have flourished in your care. Thanks to the strong foundation ACP provided, I know that they are entering kindergarten happy, healthy and very well prepared. And, as parents, Tony and I will always be so grateful for all the love and special kindnesses our children receive every day from you and the members of your staff, both past and present. Many Many thanks for everything, know that we will miss you all greatly. Our family wished everyone at ACP all the best for the future, and if we can ever be of assistance, please don't hesitate to let me know. With very best wishes, Jennie Moonis