Preschoolers Get Ready
For The Next Level
Over 40 Years Of Expertise In Helping Children Succeed
Preschool | 3 - 4 Years | Offered at Gaithersburg, North Potomac, Potomac & Silver Spring, MD
Preschool and Pre-K children must be 3 and 4 years old on or before September 1st as part of the MSDE age requirement.
Prepare Your Child For School Success Now
Teachers Shape Your Child’s Understanding Of Language
An Exceptional Curriculum
Builds Up School Skills
Teachers implement The InvestiGator Club® curriculum, a specialized curriculum that provides a continuity of learning within the early childhood program. Give your child the skills they need to succeed and prepare for additional learning academically.
PRE-K EXPANSION GRANT:
Federally Funded, Income Based, And Fully Integrated Pre-K Program! Located at our Gaithersburg and Silver Spring Locations.
Language And Literacy
Skills In 3 & 4 Year-Olds
Preschoolers develop their ability to comprehend and tell stories, become more skilled conversationalists, and begin to understand written language. Preschoolers are eager to learn early reading and writing skills when connected to a vital task.
Enrichment Are Included
In The Daily Curriculum
Your child has weekly enrichment activities at no additional cost. Spanish, Music, and Physical Education round out the curriculum and align with MSDE Early Learning Standards.
Chromebooks And Smartboards Increase Learning Opportunities
In the age of technology, your child must be introduced to technology early on. Smartboards and Chromebooks, offered with guidelines, help sharpen your child’s mind in a fun, exciting, challenging, and engaging way as they learn.
Expert Teachers Guide Your Child's Learning
Academy teachers are professional, state qualified experts, and your child receives the best education possible under the direction of tenured staff. Parents love the professionalism of the teaching team and the nurturing care they provide to the children.
Caring & Qualified Staff
Teach School Skills And More!
Help Prepare Your Child For Kindergarten With:
Virtual Field Trips Your Preschooler Will Love
Your child experiences field trips that spark their imagination and keep them entertained, all while promoting social interaction and exchanges with their peers. Virtual trips keep them safe, with the same benefits and fun times!
Security Measures You
Can Always Count On
Be confident that your child is in good hands with restricted access control, responsible teachers, Emergency Action Plans, open communication, and more so that you have peace of mind once you drop your child off.
Stay Up-To-Date On Your
Child's Learning And Fun
The program has an open-door policy for parents, and you can volunteer or partake in the ParentTeacher Exchange (PTeX) Committee. The HiMama© and KidReports© communication apps keep you up-to-date on your child’s day-to-day activities.
The Perfect Places To Explore And Play
Large group play happens in a spacious multipurpose room, where children do obstacle courses, ride, and other toys. Outdoor play options include different play structures, a basketball court, gardens, and a massive yard for the ultimate playtime.
Operating hours vary depending on each Academy location. Please contact the individual center for more information.
Each center is equipped with trained staff to facilitate the sanitation of toys and manipulatives throughout the day in addition to frequently touched surfaces. Each evening after pick-up, our buildings are professionally cleaned topped to bottom!
Academy follows guidance provided by the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE), The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and other state and local health officials. Please refer to the most recent COVID-19 guidance for licensed child care here: https://earlychildhood.marylandpublicschools.org/system/files/filedepot/3/covid_guidance_full_080420.pdf
Yes! On October 7, 2021 Academy’s Board of Directors announced its mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy for employees. As of December 9, 2021 we are happy to announce 100% of Academy’s staff members are fully vaccinated.