Emphasis on sensory
based play growth

Each of our LLCC staff are screened to insure that your child will be around trained, caring, loving, and responsible individuals.

  • All teachers and substitutes must be a minimum of 18 years of age (16 years for aides) and must pass finger printing, criminal and sexual offender records checks through both the State Police and Social Services.
  • Each of our staff members will receive CPR First Aid training and certification and are required to attend various workshops and trainings every year for personal and professional enrichment.
  • Each are also required to provide annual staff health reports certified by a practicing physician stating that the staff member is free from any disability which would prevent them from caring for children
  • Lead preschool teachers should have or currently be pursuing one of the following educational backgrounds:
    • An endorsement or bachelor’s degree in a child-related field from a college or university
    • Have three months of childcare experience and either a one year early childhood certificate or a child development credential
  • Other staff are required to have between 12-24 hours of course training, depending on the position for which they are hired.
  • All staff are required to participate in on-going training and education annually.


  • February 21: Closed for Teacher Workday
  • February 28- March 4: Dr. Seuss Week
  • March 14: Pi Day
  • March 17: Green Day parties
  • April 15: Resurrection Day parties
  • April 22: Prek4 Cap and Gown pictures
  • May 13: Viewing of cap and gown pictures
  • May 30: Memorial Day- Closed
  • June 5: PreK4 Graduation ceremony
  • June 20: School-age Summer Camp begins
  • July 4: Independence Day- Closed
  • September 1 and 2: Closed for Teacher Workdays
  • September 2: Open House
  • September 5: Labor Day- Closed
  • September 6: First Day of the new school year
  • November 24 and 25: Thanksgiving Holiday- Closed
  • December 26: Christmas Holiday observed- Closed
  • January 1: New Year's Day observed- Closed

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