Highland Avenue KinderCare

3905 South Highland Ave.
Downers Grove, IL 60515-0605
Tel: (630)963-4020
Grades: Nursery School-PK | 24 students
The staff at Downers Grove welcome all families.
We pride ourselves on great family connections and making sure all families leave happy and satisfied.
We drive great curriculum and fantastic learning experiences.

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 1992

Student Body

Total Students 24 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
National avg.: 13:1

School Notes:

  • Welcome to our Downers Grove KinderCare.  Our center has attained NAEYC accreditation and the Gold Circle of Quality through ExceleRate Illinois.  The staff together have over 100 years of experience in education of young children.   Our philosophy is to educate and provide a safe and nurturing environment for all children.  We are an active part in the Downers Grove community.  Our focus is to build strong relationships with families.  We would love to see your family grow with us.
    Our program has been created by a team of experts, and designed to help aid each milestone in their development. Our highly-trained staff is compassionate and eager to help aid your child with the skills they will need for a successful future. We also offer Learning Adventures which includes programs in cooking, phonics, and music for a small additional fee. These are wonderful tutorial experience where you turn learning into fun.
    Jillian Cius – Center Director
  • Health and Safety Co-ordinator: Sarah Forillo

    All staff at the Highland KinderCare are First Aid and CPR trained.  Health and Safety is a high priority at our center.  Staff are trained and up to date on all state requirements as well as DuPage County.  We also are partnered with the CACFP Federal Food Program.  This program plays a vital role in improving the quality of child care. 

  • Hours Of Operation: 5:45 AM to 6:15 PM, M-F
  • Languages Spoken: German, Hindi, Spanish
  • Yes Action for Children YWCS IDHS DCFS
  • Profile last updated: 11/01/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is The Bridge High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Joseph School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Joseph School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Downers Grove
    St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 450 students
    1.1 miles
    4832 Highland Avenue
    Downers Grove, IL 60515
  • Downers Grove
    Grades: K | 119 students
    1.2 miles
    3400 Lacey Rd
    Downers Grove, IL 60515
  • Downers Grove
    Grades: PK-8 | 554 students
    1.3 miles
    440 Prairie Ave
    Downers Grove, IL 60515
  • Downers Grove
    Family Life Program
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-K | 53 students
    1.6 miles
    1047 Curtiss Street
    Downers Grove, IL 60515
  • Downers Grove
    Grades: PK-8 | 199 students
    1.7 miles
    929 Maple Avenue
    Downers Grove, IL 60515

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