boys-readingThe Children's House is a Nationally Accredited private school. We are designed to provide for the social, emotional, cognitive and physical growth of children. Our programs will expose your child to a variety of stimulating learning experiences, social interactions, individual and group activities, and skillful guidance by trained teachers during these learning experiences.

Our staff members are trained professionals with a commitment to serving each child's individual needs. They are warm and energetic and ready to help each child reach his potential. Our owners are Jackie Coleman and Suzanne Wittersheim. Jackie has a master's degree from Virginia Commonwealth University and 40 years experience as a child development center Owner/Director, as well as an extensive teaching background in elementary education. Suzanne Wittersheim has a B.S. degree from Virginia Commonwealth University and over 40 years experience as a child development center Owner/Director in several Chesterfield Country child care centers. Both have held positions on State and National Child Care Boards.

Our Directors:

Yolanda Ellis directs our Infant, Toddler and Two year old programs. She has been an educator in child development at The Children's House for 30 years.

Vicky Lang directs our preschool program. She has been in the child care profession for 30 years.

David Duffy has been the director of our school age program for over 25 years, serving the needs of many Chesterfield children and their families. He holds a B.S. in Education from Old Dominion University.

Every child is special. We strive to provide each child with the tools needed for a lifetime of Love, Laughter and Learning.

Interested in Learning More?

We would love to show you around.  Please use the form below to arrange a visit:
The Children's House
4000 Newby's Bridge Rd.
Chesterfield, VA 23832

804-276-4736 Infants & Preschool
804-276-1680 School Age
804-276-1593 Fax
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