Welcome to Finding Dreams in Children Child Development Center at Virginia Center

Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Meet the Center Director

Greta Duncan

M-F: 7:15 a.m. to 6:15 p.m.
Phone: 703-516-1223

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Our Educational Programs

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Infants

An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

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Toddler/Twos

An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

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Preschool

Where curious children become inspired and ready for school

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Kindergarten Prep

Preparing children for success in kindergarten and beyond

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Meet Our Teaching Team

LaTisha O.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: As a teacher I am inspired by watching children as they grow, develop and discover the world around them.

Teaching since: 2006

Joyce H.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I see the babies coming into daycare as babies and through hard work I get to see them grow up. I am inspired by the things I do with them.

Teaching since: 1995

Nancy W.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: It's an opportunity to nurture children's curiosity and inquisitiveness as well as develop problem solvers and decision makers.

Teaching since: 1963

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The World at Their Fingertips

Our own World at Their Fingertips® curriculum is based on the research of the most renowned education experts. Designed by our education team, it’s created to support these important early years, to inspire children to be bold explorers today and joyful, confident learners for life.

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Literacy, language, and love of books cultivated through listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

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Science Rocks

Spurring a sense of wonder through observations and experiments in which we ask questions and form, record, and describe conclusions.

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Art Smart

Fostering an interest and appreciation of art, music, theater and dance, while encouraging individual talents and artistic expression.

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Math Counts

Early math concepts experienced through counting, sorting, patterning, one-on-one correspondence, and problem solving.

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Well Aware

Healthy living developed through physical activity, good nutrition, and healthful habits incorporated into every day routines.

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Towards a Better World

Experiences and activities designed to help children learn to respect our world, its diverse people, and the environment we live in.

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Caring Matters

Support for important social skills including compromise, self-regulation, negotiating with peers, and forming positive relationships.

“Thank you Ms. Peggy for making Preschool so wonderful! We appreciate all the kindness, love, and support you give Kate each day. You brighten our afternoons with your big smile and kind story to share with us from Kate’s day. We are so grateful she has such a wonderful and special teacher!”

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Victoria and Patrick Kunze

“Thank you Mr. Avery for making Preschool so wonderful! Your warm smile and enthusiasm for the kids shines through. We appreciate all the kindness, love, and support you give Kate each day. We are so grateful she has such a wonderful and special teacher, thank you!”

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Victoria and Patrick Kunze

“Mr. Avery: We are so lucky Alex has you as a teacher. You are so great at helping him feel comfortable and learn about himself, and how to stand up for himself.Your energy and enthusiasm provides for a fun, loving environment. Thanks for all that you do!”

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Bridget, Rick and Alex

“Thank you so much for taking care of our baby girl. She always smiles when she sees you at drop off and we can tell she is happy. We appreciate that more than we can put into words. ”

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Christine H. -Bright Horizons Parent

“Ms. Peggy: Thank you so much for all you do to help Alex grow and develop. You really take the time to get to know each kid and what makes them special, what makes them tick. It provides for a much more impactful experience with you in the classroom. Our kid is better because you are in his life.”

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Bridget, Rick and Alex

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Healthy Food for Growing Children

Healthy food is part of children’s development. Our menus align with our wellness commitment to Partnership for Healthier America. By eating family-style and serving themselves, children learn about making healthy choices and the connection between food and community.

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Early Education Awards & Partnerships

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