Our Program

Mission Statement

Little Magnolias Child Care Center's mission is to provide an affordable daycare to a wide-range of families in the Rockbridge County community. We strive to offer safe, secure, and enriching care at all times to children from 6 weeks to school age. Little Magnolias aims to aid in development and growth intellectually, socially, and emotionally, while also helping to learn the physical skills necessary for day-to-day life. 

Our Classrooms

We provide six separate classrooms for students age 6 weeks to 12 years.

Our programs focus on a variety of learning skills and are geared to service each child individually and as a whole.

Our Goals

The following are the basic goals for the children who are in our care:

  • to become independent and learn to be in control of their emotions 
  • to be able to express and deal with the emotions they have 
  • to learn how others express and deal with emotions 
  • to develop empathy with others 


  • to be able to interact effectively with others, regardless of perceived differences 
  • to be able to respect others and the property of others 
  • to be able to function well in a group setting 
  • to be able to understand why they should cooperate with others 
  • to be able to develop meaningful friendships


  • to develop large and small motor skills 
  • to learn the importance of good nutrition and good hygiene 
  • to develop lifelong, healthy habits


  • to develop a lifetime love of learning 
  • to learn observation and discussion skills
  • to build a love for reading 
  • to build upon natural curiosity 
  • to develop the foundation needed to advance in the primary grades