Emphasis on sensory
based play growth


Little Lights provides quality early childhood and preschool education for the Middle Peninsula and surrounding communities. Our atmosphere is secure, nurturing, innovative and contemporary, providing individualized care for the ever changing needs of families. We exist to invest in each child socially, emotionally, physically and cognitively to establish a solid foundation for lifelong success.


Hands-on Learning: Learning happens best when it is done in a way that is practical, relevant and engaging.

Family and Community: Since our families and community help make us who we are, we endeavor to honor and serve them with excellence and integrity.

Inclusive Environment: We offer strategies and approaches to address the needs of children with a variety of learning styles, abilities and backgrounds.


  • September 2 and 3: Little Lights closed for Teacher workday- no students
  • September 7: First day of the 2021-22 school year

What Our Parents Say

5 Star Google and Facebook Reviews

5 stars
  • "Little Lights Day Care Center is a fantastic option for child care. My son has been going to Little Lights for 3 years now and he looks forward to school each and everyday."

    -Brian L, Gloucester VA

  • "My grandchildren both love Little Lights! They are super excited to go to "school" everyday and I was AMAZED at how well my granddaughter did on her testing when she went to Kindergarten this past September. They did a great job getting her ready for big kid school."

    - Rebekah Garcia

  • "Love this place it is the best daycare in the area. Best move we ever made, staff is super friendly and there is always something going on with the community here."

    - James Alston