- School Type: Early Childhood / Day Care
- Grades: Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
- Enrollment: 24 students
- Application Deadline: None / Rolling
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
Academics and Faculty
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
- 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
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