Learning Through Play for 70 Years

NAEYC Accredited

ACPS has met the high standards of NAEYC accredition continuously since 1987. All of our teachers hold degrees in early childhood education and related fields. We are proud to be the only NAEYC accredited cooperative preschool in both Fairfax County and all of Northern Virginia.

Now Accepting 2017-2018 Applications!

ACPS is now accepting applications for the 2017-18 school year! We have open spots for 4 year olds and wait list positions for all others.

Contact [email protected] for details or with any questions you may have.

Welcome Back all Families

We'd like to welcome back all returning families and all new families to our new year at ACPS. For any questions or concerns please reach out to [email protected]

Most Recent Articles

Loving Discipline = Better Behavior

Discipline works best with a balance of love, respect, and clearly defined rules, and understanding.

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Kindergarten Readiness

Sending your child off to Kindergarten can be a daunting task, especially after having been a strong presence in his or her academic career here at Annandale Cooperative Preschool! Many parents want to know how to...

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The Importance of Being Outside

Children are better able to make sense of their world when they spend lots of time outside. They can see how things grow and change over time. They are more fully able to experience the world in which they live in. This can be so powerful. They are able to stretch their imaginations as they create worlds and scenarios that are larger than themselves.

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2016-2017 Update

Field trips, hours of play, conversations over snack, and fun movement in the...

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