Learning Through Play for 70 Years

Now Accepting Applications for 2019-2020

We are currently accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year!

We do require that prospective families tour our school prior to applying so this is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about our wonderful school!

Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact our membership directors at [email protected] Thank you and we look forward to meeting you!

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.

General Membership Meeting

To all current families: please join us for the General Membership meeting on Tuesday, May 14th from 6:30-9:00 pm.

Social will be from 6:30-7:00, followed by the meeting from 7:00-9:00. Parents of children in the 2s should bring a snack to share.

Dr. Kelly O’Brien, a licensed psychologist, will be speaking on helping preschoolers with school anxiety.

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