Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)

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Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool is a non-profit, parent-participation preschool offering half-day programs for 3, 4 and 5 year olds, plus Stay-and-Play mornings for 2 year olds and the Team Green enrichment program.

Photos from Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)'s post 01/13/2024

Do you have a child aged 2-4? Have you ever wondered what nature-preschool is? Check out our list of upcoming events.

Spend the morning in our outdoor classroom, meet the teachers or take a group-tour to see it all in action. And don’t forget to mark January 23rd on your calendar, when we open for enrollment for new families. We can’t wait to meet you!

Photos from Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)'s post 12/23/2023

❄️ It was a magical winter solstice for our preschool. ❄️ Our teachers and family came together to host a fireside celebration marking the longest day of the year. We enjoyed s’mores and hot dogs roasted over the fire 🔥, a potluck dinner 🍲 and winter stories and music 📖🎶.

These special events are what the cooperative experience is all about. We extend the light and warm wishes to you and yours this winter. ❄️

Photos from Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)'s post 12/21/2023

🌕Happy Winter Solstice! ☀️

We’ve had exciting December in our classrooms celebrating Winter holidays! From candy cane science, to hot cocoa making, painting pine cones, we’ve practiced fine motor skills, hypothesizing, teamwork and so much more.

If you haven’t already heard, enrollment for next year opens at the end of January. Visit the link in our bio to view the many ways to meet our nature school! Stay warm! ❄️

12/15/2023

It’s almost time for 2024-2025 enrollment and we have so many opportunities to meet you! Check out the list below and scan the QR code above, or visit the link in our bio.

Play Dates (9:30-10:30am):
✅ Fri, January 19
✅ Fri, February 2

Group Tours:
✅Wed, January 10, 9:30
✅ Thu, January 11, 12:30
✅ Tue, January 30, 9:30
✅ Wed, January 31, 12:30

Virtual Q&A (8:00pm):
✅Mon, January 22

And if none of these dates fit your schedule, schedule your private tour at [email protected].

We can’t wait to meet you!

Photos from Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)'s post 12/02/2023

Our holiday market is open! We’re here until 2:00. Join us for festivities including our silent auction, a visit with Frosty, crafts, cocoa and empanadas!

If you feel inclined to donate, but cannot make the market today, please visit the link in our bio. Have a happy holiday season!

Photos from Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)'s post 12/02/2023

Will you be joining us for tomorrow’s holiday market fundraiser? Check out this preview of our silent auction items donated by our generous friends and businesses in the local community.

In addition to the silent auction, we will have several family-friendly crafts, a tattoo station, coffee, hot chocolate and of course empanadas from our friends at .

The market will run from 11-2 at our preschool (11550 Glade Drive). Join us in celebrating the season! ❄️🌲📚

Photos from Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)'s post 12/01/2023

Sending out another HUGE thank you to and for their generous donation to this weekend’s holiday market fundraiser! If you haven’t already spent a day in Bluemont, make sure you add it to your holiday itinerary!

If you have any questions about Saturday, or our silent auction, please don’t hesitate to reach out! There is NO admission fee, however donations are greatly appreciated. We look forward to your company!

Photos from Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)'s post 11/30/2023

We come to you another day closer to our holiday market, and with another HUGE THANK YOU to for their support and donation. And take a 👀 look at their exciting news - they’re opening a chocolate factory in Reston come 2024! Check them out and help us send some more love their way. ❤️🍫

See you in just a few days!

Photos from Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)'s post 11/29/2023

On this Giving Tuesday, we’d like to a huge thank you to another supporter of our holiday market fundraiser this Saturday. your generosity will not be forgotten! If you haven’t already, head to scrawl books for all of your holiday-reads!

See you at the market this weekend!

11/27/2023

✨5 Days until our Holiday Market✨

Join us this Saturday, December 2nd from 11-2 for crafts, food from and a silent auction! If you have any questions or would like to donate to our fundraising efforts, please email [email protected].

We hope to see you there!

11/14/2023

Come join in on the festive fun at the HWPS Holiday Market at our very own school, December 2 from 11AM-2PM! We will be offering a silent auction with goods from participating local businesses. Save the date to stop by, make some holiday crafts, and find a gift for a loved one.

See you there!

11/03/2023

We would like to extend a huge thank you to our alumni, Nicholas Lagadinos, and all the kind friends who donated to his Eagle Scout project. Nicholas spent time organizing and building carts for our outdoor classroom’s storage closet. We are so grateful for everyone’s kindness and our teachers are thrilled with all the room! 😉

Photos from Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)'s post 10/22/2023

Did you know that October is National Fire Prevention Month? Last week, our school visited the local fire station to meet firefighters and learn about fire safety! They were given tours of the new station on Wiehle Ave and watched as the fire fighters put on their uniform.

Field trips like these allow students to meet the first responders who they might encounter in an emergency and teach the important skills for staying safe!

10/15/2023
Photos from Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)'s post 10/11/2023

One of our favorite preschool activities is skill building! Our teachers are experts at developing creative projects to help build our students fine motor skills. A few examples from the last few weeks include:

✔️ racing colored water droplets on wax paper
✔️ creating artwork with paint, acorns, and coffee cans
✔️ using tweezers to sort a variety of small objects

And much more!

Photos from Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)'s post 10/03/2023

Reflecting on our last few weeks of school with some candid photos. 📷 We’ve had many magical moments and enjoyed some of our favorite fall activities. 🍁

What are your favorite back to school activities? Comment below. ⬇️

09/27/2023

Can you help us?

HWPS alumni, Nicholas Lagadinos, has generously selected our school to support as he completes the final step towards achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.

To complete his project, Nicholas is collecting donations he will use to purchase materials to provide our teachers with TWO, handmade supply carts.

Donations accepted here (or at the link in bio): https://www.gofundme.com/f/eagle-project-for-hunters-woods-coop-preschool?utm_medium=copy_link&utm_source=customer&utm_campaign=p_cp_guide_do&member=29204573

We are grateful and thank you for your generosity and support!

Photos from Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)'s post 09/13/2023

We’re back! 🌲Today marked our 53rd year welcoming students back to our cooperative program!

Our Koalas and Rabbits dove in headfirst, wasting no time making new friends and (re)discovering the beauty of nature school! Stay tuned and follow along on this year’s journey. 🐨🐰

If you are interested in details about our school, email [email protected].

08/25/2023

We’re still enrolling for this Fall! If you have a child aged 3 - 5 and are considering your options for the ‘23 - ‘24 school year, look no further. We have limited spots available in morning and afternoon programs. For more information, reach out to [email protected].

07/27/2023

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Photos from Carmel Cooperative Preschool's post 07/24/2023

PLAY is the WAY!

Now enrolling for our AM preschool class. Comment INFO for more information or email [email protected].

07/21/2023

👀We spy something new at Lake Anne Plaza! As we recently celebrated our 50th anniversary, we are excited to have a permanent place in Reston. ⛲️🥨☕️

Photos from Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)'s post 05/26/2023

Our classes celebrated the last week of preschool with a trip to the creek! This (into the) field trip allowed students to show off the skills they’ve worked on over the year (leadership, independence, creativity, craftsmanship, problem-solving, identifying and so much more). We look forward to following along with our students and their future adventures in nature.❤️🦋🍄🌳

05/11/2023

Are you still looking for a preschool for next year? Join us for a Spring Free Play in our outdoor classroom on Monday, May 22nd from 10am-11am. Meet our teachers, speak with current parents and discover what makes play-based learning awesome. We can’t wait to meet you! Save your spot at the link in our bio.

05/02/2023

Looking for something to do this weekend? Come join us at the Spring Festival! Look for our booth and meet staff, parents, and alumni of our play-based, nature preschool. See you Saturday!

Photos from Hunters Woods Cooperative Preschool (HWPS)'s post 04/30/2023

Join us today for a Magical Woodland Festival Spring Fundraiser. We have both indoor and outdoor activities for the family! See you soon!

04/29/2023

🌟JOIN US TOMORROW 🌟 for our Spring fundraiser “Magical Woodland Festival.” Free admission; donations accepted in any amount! Games, crafts, bake sale, lemonade stand and much more. This event will be held rain or shine in our outdoor and indoor classroom. Register for FREE at the link in bio.

04/14/2023

Will we see you at Founder’s Day tomorrow? If you’re heading out for the celebration, see if you can spot our brick being unveiled on the plaza! See you there!

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Risky play has an important role in our classroom! We are lucky that our access to nature allows our students to take ri...
Have we mentioned that we love being outdoors? Our students explore the natural world around them every day and build sk...
It’s always a ‘good time’ with us! Spots for next year are filling fast - take a tour or register your child today! We c...
This is how we learn
Happy Earth Day!🌎#playoutside #naturelovers #naturebasedlearning #earthdayeveryday #cooperativelearning #reston #restonv...
Physics lesson! ↗️↘️#naturebasedlearning #learningthroughplay #preschoolisfun #mud #restonva #herndonva
How treadmills were invented.#preschoolisfun #playoutside #restonva
Friends help friends climb out of holes....#naturebasedlearning  #natureplay #preschoolisfun #dirt #restonva
S P L A S Hhhhhhhh!!! 🌊💦💦💦#mudpuddle #naturebasededucation #preschoolisfun #restonva #herndonva
New vocabulary word: muck. It means even dirtier than normal mud. #outsideplay #mud #muddybuddies #forestplayground #lau...
Fundraising ALERT:  Ice cream!!!!Visit Ben and Jerry’s at Reston Town Center next Friday, March 5 from 4-9pm. No flyer n...

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