Center Stage Ashburn Preschool - 20955 Professional Plaza, Suite 100, Ashburn, Virginia 20147 - (703) 723-6265

Frequently Asked Questions

Welcome to Center Stage Ashburn Preschool! We offer a Montessori approach preschool program, a fine arts program as well as full time daycare! Here are some of the most frequently asked questions that we get. If you have another question or just want to speak with a real person, give us a call at (703) 723-6265.


What ages do you accept?

Ages 3-6. At Center Stage we focus on the preschool through kindergarten years when children are in a height of learning.


Should my child be potty trained?

Yes!. Pull-Ups are OK during nap time, but underwear is required during regular school hours.


What are your hours?

7:30AM – 6:30PM Monday – Friday. We offer two learning programs as well as full-time daycare.


How Often Does My Child Go Outside?

Twice a day. We have two distinct times that we go outside a day, weather permitting. One in the morning and one in the afternoon.


Do I Have to Wait For a Specific Month to Enroll?

No. We have an open enrollment policy year round.


How do we get enrolled?

You can call, email, or come to Center Stage Preschool! We will provide you with an enrollment form, and all required documents to enroll.


Do you offer half-days & full days?

Yes. We offer 2 day, 3 day, and 5 day programs.


Do you provide food for my child?

Half day: one snack is provided for your child.
Full day: a nutritious lunch and two snacks for your child throughout the day.


What is your teacher to student ratio?

Seven children to every teacher! VA Department of Social Services require 10-1 (1 teacher/10 students). Center Stage Preschool’s ratio is 8-1, to ensure your child is getting the attention & instruction they need!


Do you provide beds for nap time?

Yes. We provide comfortable rest mats for your child to sleep on.


Should my child bring their own blanket?

Yes. We ask that parents provide a blanket for nap time that can be washed regularly at home.


What is your registration fee?



When do you bill for tuition?

Bi-monthly payments: the first and fifteenth of each month.
Monthly payments: the first of each month.


How often do you do fire drills?

We do fire drills once every month!


What safety certifications does your staff have?

All staff are First Aid, CPR, & and our lead teacher is MAT certified


How Do We Handle Behavioral Issues?

We have 3 methods: 1) Model the correct behavior, 2) Redirect, and 3) Using the glue technique, where we pull the child closer into the teachers. Make them our special helper.


Do You Have Cameras That Monitor Your Facility?

Yes. Once you are enrolled we will give you access to our security system.


Who Provides Lunch?

Schoolhouse Grill caters our lunch and snack. We do accommodate for religious reasons or special dietary needs on a case by case basis.


What is Your Food Allergy Policy?

We are a nut free facility to ensure the safety of our students.


How Much Time Will My Child Spend on an Electronic Tablet?

None. We are a technology free facility.


What is Your Vacation Policy?

2 Weeks. In our 9 1/2 month curriculum school year, we have build 2 weeks vacation time into your tuition. We do need a 2 weeks’ notice in advance.


Do You Operate Year-Round?

Absolutely! Center Stage is a preschool, but we are also a full day, child care facility.


Can I extend the number of days my child attends?

Yes. If there are spots available.

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Our Programs
Montessori Preschool Program

Our morning preschool program is from 8:30 – 12:00. Choose between 2, 3 or 5 days a week.

Afternoon Fine Arts Program

Our afternoon program is from 2:00 – 5:00. Choose between 2, 3 or 5 days a week.

Extended Care

We offer daycare from 6:30 am – 6:30 pm each day.

Perfect for Your Kindergartener

Whether your child is enrolled in a morning or afternoon kindergarten program, Center Stage offers the perfect secondary program for your big kid!

Center Stage Location

Our Montessori preschool is located at 20955 Professional Plaza in Ashburn, Virginia.