toddlerWhat are your hours of operation?
The Children's House's hours of quality education are 6:30am - 6:30pm, Monday through Friday, with the exception of the following holidays:

  • New Year's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • July 4th
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Day


What age children do you accept?
The Children's House enrolls ages 6 weeks to 12 years without discrimination on the basis of political affiliation, religion, race, sex or mental or physical disabilities. Our service includes full-time care for infants through Junior Kindergarten. We also offer half day educational programs for ages 3 and 4 years. In addition, we offer before and/or after school care for children ages 5-12 who attend Jacob's Road Elementary and Manchester Middle School. We also have a full day Summer Camp program for school-age children.

Is transportation provided to local schools?
Yes. The Children's House provides transportation to and from Richmond Christian School. A Chesterfield County school bus delivers children to and from The Children's House to Jacob's Road Elementary and Manchester Middle School.

May I tour your facility?
Absolutely. The Children's House maintains an “open door policy” and invites you to stop by whenever it is convenient for you during our hours of operation.

Are you accredited?
Yes. The Children's House is a nationally accredited child development center. We are accredited by the International Academy for Private Education (IAPE).

What security precautions are present?
The Children's House has a locked front entrance with a security code key pad. The center is also equipped with a Video Monitoring system. There is a monitor located on the front desk for viewing of each area. Parents are welcome and encouraged to use these monitors for observations of their child’s room.

Do you provide meals and snacks?
Yes. The Children's House provides a state-approved nutritious lunch, as well as morning and afternoon snacks to the children present during serving times. Menus have been prepared to meet the daily nutritional requirements of our Virginia State license.

Do the children go outside every day?
Yes. Weather permitting, the children play outside in the morning and afternoon in one of four age-appropriate playgrounds.

How do I enroll my child?
You and your child are invited to tour The Children's House, at which time you will be given your enrollment packet.

What are the fees?
There is an annual Registration Fee per family due upon application. This fee covers the partial cost of your child's participation in school insurance, office processing costs, and classroom supplies. This fee is not refundable.

How long has The Children's House been in operation?
We have been serving Chesterfield families since 1970. Many families are now second-generation patrons.

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