Quality Preschool

Need Help Paying for Preschool?

Through the Mixed-Delivery Preschool Grant Program, three and four-year olds in Chesapeake, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk and Virginia Beach may qualify for free tuition for the 2021-2022 school year.

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How do families qualify?

Eligibility requirements include:

  • Child must be 3 or 4 years old by September 30, 2021 and not currently enrolled in Virginia Preschool Initiative (VPI) or Head Start program.
  • Meet income and other eligibility criteria
  • Attend one of the partner child care centers listed below

For more details or application information contact the participating centers listed below.

Questions about the Mixed Delivery Grant? Contact Minus 9 to 5’s PDG and MDG Specialist, Kristen Carter.

 

Hampton Roads Participating Centers

Location and contact information for participating preschools.
Center NameLocationContact
Armed Services YMCA
(4 year olds only)
1465 Lakeside Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
Tessa Davis
tdavis@asymca.org
Blue Ribbon
Results Academy
883 Norfolk Square
Norfolk, VA 23504
Dr. Sheila Tillett Holas
sheila@blueribbonresults.org
Children’s Harbor
Chesapeake
2400 Strawberry Lane
Chesapeake, VA 23324
Shelly Byers
shelly@childrensharbor.cc
Children’s Harbor
Ghent
1900 Llewellyn Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23517
Shelly Byers
shelly@childrensharbor.cc
Children’s Harbor
Olde Towne
620 London Street
Portsmouth, VA 23704
Shelly Byers
shelly@childrensharbor.cc
Children’s Harbor
Suffolk
1020 Champion’s Way
Suffolk, VA 23435
Shelly Byers
shelly@childrensharbor.cc
Norfolk State
Preschool Academy

(3 year olds only)
700 Park Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23504
Dr. Navine Fortune
npfortune@nsu.edu
Virginia Beach Parks &
Recreation

Bow Creek
(3 year olds only)
3427 Club House Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23452
Jennifer Forrest
jforrest@vbgov.com
Virginia Beach Parks &
Recreation

Williams Farm
5252 Learning Circle
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
Jennifer Forrest
jforrest@vbgov.com

Our partners

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