We are a family owned business who have been in the Child Care business for over 45 years. We offer quality educational care for children 2yrs to 5 yrs old and we also offer before and after school care for school age students (6yrs - 13yrs old). We strongly believe that learning begins at a very young age and we need to help our children build their minds and skills so that it may carry them throughout their lives and especially throughout their education.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Alternative School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 163 students
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Les Finch's Learning Tree Day ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded
1970

Student Body

Total Students
163 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Les Finch's Learning Tree Day Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Kindergarten only: Navy bottom/White top)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Low affordable Rates. Call for rates.
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%

School Notes

  • Convenient hours - 6 am to 6 pm Mon - Fri
  • Nutritious Meals - Hot breakfast/Lunch with Evening Supplement
  • Developmentally Appropriate Curriculum
  • Before and After School Program (6yrs - 13yrs)

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Alternative School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 163 students
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Chicago, IL is $9,805 for elementary schools and $16,882 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Chicago, IL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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