Primrose School of Midlothian at Waterford


Welcome to
Primrose Schools®

Our teachers and caregivers are chosen for their passion for helping children achieve their full potential. We invite you to visit and see our Balanced Learning® approach in action.

Our Vision

Primrose Students
Tend to Outperform
Their Peers.

Find out how our time-tested Balanced Learning approach makes the difference.

Franchise Owners

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Leighanne and Stephen Chilmaid

Latest News

  • Best of Richmond 2017

    Primrose Schools has been voted Richmond's "Best Preschool or Daycare" for the third year in a row! We are so honored to be receiving this award again and thank all the parents of Richmond for voting us THE BEST in early childhood care in RVA!

  • Congratulations to our June Family of the Month...THE SMITH FAMILY!

    We are so proud to have you as part of the Primrose at Waterford family! Thank you for all that you do to make our school so wonderful!

  • Summer Reading List to Keep Young Minds Active

    Summer is the perfect time to start a parent-child book club. Here are some books to kickstart your list.

  • Congratulations to our May/June Spirit Award Winner...MS. POLSTON!

    Huge congratulations are in order for our May/June Spirit Winner...Ms. Victoria Polston!!!

  • Happy Birthday

    We want to wish a very happy birthday to all of our Primrose friends and family celebrating in June!

  • Should You Be Sneaking Veggies Into Your Toddler’s Diet?

    Nutrition expert Ann Dunaway Teh offers options for parents on both sides of the debate.

  • Snacktivities: Banana Split Bites

    Try This Delicious (and Healthy!) Twist on A Classic Dessert

  • Skills to Teach Your Child Before They Ride a Bike

    Dr. Steve Sanders shares exercises that teach children the motor skills they need to ride a bicycle.

  • Easy Ways to Teach Children About Conservation

    Help your child learn how to be environmentally friendly early on with these activities.

  • Why Balanced Learning® Works

    It's a fact: children learn better when they are engaged. That's why purposeful play and nurturing guidance from teachers are key components of Balanced Learning. See how this time-tested approach with a strong emphasis on life skills and character development can help your child develop and excel.

We'd love for your family to meet ours.