Classrooms (Age Guidelines)

Young Infants 6 weeks to 9 months
Older Infants 9 to 14 months
Young Toddlers 14 to 18 months
Older Toddlers 18 to 24 months
Pre-School 2's 2 to 3 years
Pre-School 3's 3 to 4 years
Pre-K 4 to 5 years
School Age 5 to 8 years

We offer a curriculum that includes teaching and working with children on academic, social-emotional and physical skills to assist them in reaching developmental milestones. We offer arts & crafts, music & movement, cognitive & language arts, science & character education, and center & outside play. We also offer a variety of extracurricular activities and events. We provide a family environment and our vision is to provide each child we serve the opportunity to develop mind and body to be successful in every aspect of their life. Our center is open Monday - Friday from 6 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. with the exception of New Year's Day, Memorial Day, July Fourth, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. *When Christmas Day and New Year's Day fall on a Saturday, the center is closed the Friday before. When they fall on a Sunday, the center is closed the Monday after. For more information about our center and for tuition rates & fees, please call the center at 757-594-3300. We look forward to serving you! *Effective September 4, 2018, the center hours will be 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

*Riverside Child Development & Learning Center currently has a waiting list for all classrooms. Our classrooms are currently filled as listed below, with space available to those on our wait list first. **Anticipated space is not guaranteed.

This information can change before updated.

Young Infants - Very limited Drop In available. Anticipate openings in March for newborns (6 to 10 weeks) pending current wait list.

Older Infants - No Drop In/Full through at least June of 2019

Young Toddlers - Limited Drop In/Full through at least September 2018

Older Toddlers - Very limited Drop In/Full through at least November 2018

Twos Preschool - Limited Drop In/Minimal Drop In/Full through at least June 2019

Threes Preschool -  Drop In/Temporary spots available as Pre-K class is full.

Pre-Kindergarten - No Drop In/Full through at least August 2019

*Contact the center to schedule Drop In Space (757- 594-3300)


  • Application Form
  • Emergency Consent for Treatment
  • Emergency Card
  • Financial Terms and Conditions Form
  • Financial Responsibility Form
  • School Physical Examination and Immunization Record
  • Birth Certificate
  • Photo Release Form
  • Payment of a $75 non-refundable registration fee
  • Payment of a $75 yearly enrollment fee
  • Other as applicable

Riverside Child Development and Learning Center strives to provide the very finest and rewarding child care services available in the area. The Center maintains an "open door" policy to promote parent/staff communication and encourage involvement in classroom activities and special events. Our role is to work in concert with the parent for the continued development of the child.

See Also:

-Enrollment Package