In order to help you better understand CentroNía's policies and practices, we’ve compiled the following list of frequently asked questions. If you still are not seeing an answer to your question, please contact us.Contact Us
To register for CentroNía’s programs you need to apply to the wait list. Please visit the enrollment page and submit an application for the preferred program. Once you have completed and submitted the form you will be added to the wait list and contacted when there is a spot available to you in the program.
No. Applying to the wait list is just to register the child(ren) so you can be contacted when there is a space available to enroll your child(ren).
The process may take 1-2 years depending on the capacity of the program and the age of the child(ren).
CentroNía will communicate decisions to close or delay opening no later than 6:00 AM in the following ways:
Please note that sites may have different responses depending on local weather conditions so please be sure the notification is relevant to the correct location. Also, if there are no messages related to closure or delayed opening on any of the places listed above, then you can assume CentroNía is operating business as usual. You may always call the front desk for clarification at 202-332-4200.
A two-hour delay means schools will open two hours later than the normal start time. In the case of a delayed opening CentroNía sites will open as followed:
A delayed opening due to inclement weather will be made no later than 6:00 AM.
In the event of an emergency during the school day, we will make every effort to have the information available through local media as stated above. We will also make every effort to call parents via an automated phone system. Please be sure we have your most current daytime phone number and email address so we can contact you. For information please call 202-332-4200.
If you are not receiving automated phone calls and/or text messages about closures and delayed openings, then you should speak with a representative from the Admissions Office to ensure your records are updated. To ensure messages are not mistaken as wrong numbers or spam, you might also consider adding CentroNía’s phone number (202-332-4200) to the contacts in your mobile phone.
At CentroNía, we understand the meals we serve each day to early learners are incredibly important. Please consider the following agencies/organizations if you or someone you know would benefit from assistance with food and meals.
Other Community Organizations: https://www.freefood.org/c/dc-washington
The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to COVID-19
For more information about preventing the spread of COVID-19, visit: http://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about