ECLI Centers

Early Childhood Learning Institute classes are conveniently located at three centers in the Northern Virginia area. College classes and free childcare are offered at the following convenient locations:



Alexandria Center     MAP

5904 Richmond Highway, Suite 525, Alexandria, VA 22303
This center houses both the ECLI administration and Arlington Center.  Classes are offered on Wednesday evenings and Saturday mornings. The facility is equipped to host up to 30 individuals for classroom instruction with computer access and a projector for electronic Power Point presentations and online lectures. Free childcare is provided on-site during class hours. The Alexandria center is located approximately one mile from the Huntington metro station. With panoramic views of the Potomac watershed, the Masonic temple, and Fairfax County, the Alexandria center is an eclectic blend of modern engineering and old world charm.




Arlington Center     MAP

10 S. Glebe Road, Arlington, VA  22204
In collaboration with Goodwill of Greater Washington, the Early Childhood Learning Institute hosts up to 25 students each semester at the Arlington Goodwill Career Center on Wednesday evenings and Saturday mornings. The Career Center boasts such amenities as a computer lab, free childcare during class hours, wireless internet access, and accompanying projectors for instructional usage. Conveniently located and metro accessible, the ECLI- Arlington center is a stone’s throw from great restaurants and shopping in nearby Clarendon. 



ECLI_Fairfac_CenterFairfax Center     MAP

8543 Forest Place, Alexandria, VA 22309
Just off of Richmond Highway, and a short drive to neighboring Ft. Belvoir Army base, the ECLI- Fairfax County center is our third and southernmost facility. Hopkins House’s own McNeil Preschool Academy hosts up to 35 students per semester in this spacious and recently-constructed building. Featuring abundant parking, conveniently located bus routes, multiple classrooms for small group activities, and an expansive and accommodating classroom, the ECLI- Fairfax County center is perfect for modern instructional usage.


CDA Prep Center     MAP

IMG000301224 Princess Street, Alexandria, VA 22314

CDA test prepatation courses are four months long and meet once a week, on Thursday evenings, from 6:30pm until 8:30pm.  CDA  testing is also offered at this site. CDA classes are offered two semesters each year. Contact your center coordinator  for more details about CDA classes.