East Riverside KinderCare

6473 East Riverside Blvd.
Rockford, IL 61114-0611
Tel: (815)636-2200
Grades: Nursery School-PK | 20 students
The teachers at our school are the key to what makes us so successful.
They are committed to a career in early childhood education as shown in their tenure.
We are proud to say that 12 of our teachers have been with KinderCare for over five years.
Of those 12 teachers seven are at 10 years or more and two of them at 20 years or more.
This commitment provides consistency for the children and ensures parents that the teachers they have trusted will be with them as their children grow.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery School-Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students 20 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 1:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes tuition varies based on the age of the child
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Dawn Allen


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. ABC Music and Me, Active Adventures, Cooking Adventures, KLA Math, KLA Phonics, KLA Spanish, Science Adventures KLA Math, KLA Phonics, KLA Spanish, ABC Music and Me,
Active Adventures,
Cooking Adventures,
Science Adventures,

School Notes:

  • Welcome to East Riverside KinderCare located between Rockford and Loves Park. Our center is nationally accredited by the National Association of the Education of Young Children and has earned the Gold Circle of Quality for the ExceleRate program in Illinois. We are proud to be one of the two centers in the Rockford area that have accomplished this achievement.
    Each day as children arrive at school they are excited to know that they will be engaging in new learning experiences and will have opportunities to explore and discover new things with their friends. As parents leave for their day, they are confident we will provide the highest quality of care in a safe and nurturing environment each and every day for their child. We invite you to visit and experience all of the great things that make us proud to be a leader in early childhood education.
  • The health and safety of the children in our care is our highest priority. Our keypad entry, fenced playground, parent id check/ sign in system, and on site health and safety coordinator are just few of the ways we support our children's safety. The center is cleaned and sanitized daily to help stop the spread of illness . Every teacher is trained on SIDS prevention and have CPR/First Aid certifications to ensure the ongoing health and safety of the children in our care.
  • Hours Of Operation: 6:30 AM to 5:30 PM, M-F
  • Languages Spoken: Spanish
  • Accept childcare assistance through the Y and NACCRRA; Dislocated workers
  • Profile last updated: 11/01/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is North Love Christian (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Love Christian (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is North Love Christian (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rockford
    Grades: PK-12 | 174 students
    1.2 miles
    5301 E Riverside Blvd
    Rockford, IL 61114
  • Rockford
    Christian Life Schools
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: PK-12 | 798 students
    1.6 miles
    5950 Spring Creek Rd
    Rockford, IL 61114
  • Rockford
    Lutheran High & Jr High School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-12 | 811 students
    2.1 miles
    3411 N Alpine Road
    Rockford, IL 61114
  • Rockford
    Allegro Academy
    Grades: PK-8 | 106 students
    2.2 miles
    6413 Forest Hills Road
    Rockford, IL 61114
  • Rockford
    Northridge KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    2.2 miles
    3890 Northridge Dr.
    Rockford, IL 61114

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