Swift Child Care Center Early Childhood Center

8260 Elmwood Ave,
Skokie, IL, 60077
Tel: (800)675-6039
Grades: NS - K | 244 students
Swift Child Care Centers aspire to establish a partnership with all families in order to support the individual growth and development of each child, and to create a solid foundation on which the child may build both academically and socially.
Our mission is to provide Early Childhood Education and childcare services that prepare your child for the future.
We use an interactive approach that allows teachers to work with the children in small groups, large groups, and one-on-one.
We feel this is the best way to educate and promote the development of each individual child.

"It is my personal goal to ensure that each child, family, and staff member at SCC knows they are loved, valued, and respected.  Our individual and cultural differences create a beautiful environment where trust and acceptance are the foundation on which our relationships are built." - Joanna Varda

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 244 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 56%
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate 60%
National avg.: 85%

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ombudsman Educational Services (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Peter Elementary School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Peter Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Skokie St. Peter Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    8140 Niles Center Road
    Skokie , IL , 60077
    (847)673-0918
    (Roman Catholic)
    0  mi  |  318  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Skokie
    St. Paul Lutheran Academy
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    5201 Galitz St
    Skokie , IL , 60077
    (847)673-5030
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.3  mi  |  106  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Skokie
    Swift Child Care & Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    8260 Elmwood Street & 8064 N. Lincoln Ave
    Skokie , IL , 60077
    (847)675-6052
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.3  mi  |  113  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Skokie
    Ombudsman Educational Services
    Alternative School
    4814 Main St
    Skokie , IL , 60076
    (847)673-3834
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  48  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Skokie
    Cheder Lubavitch Hebrew Day School
    (Jewish)
    5201 Howard St
    Skokie , IL , 60077
    (847)675-6777
    (Jewish)
    0.6  mi  |  221  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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