Early Learning | YMCA DC

Early Learning

The YMCA’s Early Learning Centers offer a full-day early learning program for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old. Students spend their days in a fun and educational learning environment that offers flexible options to meet the needs of the families in our community.

YMCA Early Learning Program uses The Creative Curriculum™ in conjunction with the Gold assessment tool. Creative Curriculum™ incorporates experiences that permit learning through guided play and active discovery. The curriculum focuses on the development of the whole child—cognitive, social, and physical.

Early Learning is offered at the following locations. Please click for more information.

Washington DC

YMCA Children’s Place at HUD
YMCA Anthony Bowen


YMCA Ayrlawn Program Center
YMCA Silver Spring


YMCA Alexandria
YMCA Fairfax County Reston
YMCA Loudoun County Youth Development Center
YMCA at Department of HHS/Department of Education
YMCA Diplotots at the State Department

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YMCA Facility Percentage to Capacity as of 11am: YMCA Alexandria -0% • YMCA Arlington - 7% • YMCA Fairfax County Reston - 47% • YMCA Bethesda Chevy-Chase - 24% • YMCA Silver Spring - 16% • YMCA Anthony Bowen - 21%