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Virginia Hills Baptist Church Preschool

6507 Telegraph Road
Alexandria, VA 22310

(703) 971-4222


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Virginia Hills Baptist Church Preschool has been serving the South Alexandria community for over 50 years. Our program is in session Monday through Friday from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm for children ages 1 to 5, with Aftercare available until 3 pm most days.

Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Play-Based

From the Director:

At Virginia Hills Baptist Church Preschool we learn, laugh and love in a Christian environment.

Curriculum & Teaching Approach

Learning Philosophy & Tools

  Play- based mostly teacher led not formally in curriculum conducive environment
Oral language  
Nursery rhymes, poems, songs  
Storybook reading  
Emerging literacy skills  
Cognitive development
Math & number sense
Time & space
Sci. reasoning/physical world
Visual arts
Physical activity
Other subjects taught

Home-School Connection

Parents Say They are Encouraged to:

  • Fundraise
  • Are able to visit the school anytime we want
  • Go on field trips
  • Volunteer in the classroom
  • Receive newsletters

Modes of Communication

  • Notes
  • Phone Calls
  • Voice Mail
  • Email
  • Special Meetings
  • Drop-Off
  • Pick-Up
  • Regular newsletter/printed updates circulated to the whole school


Separation is Handled through:

  • Pre-entry meetings with parents at school
  • Extra staff dedicated to handle separation