Oak Forest KinderCare

With over 50 years of combined experience, our teachers are passionate about Early Childhood care and education.
We work closely with families to ensure that we are meeting the individual needs of all of our students.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded1985

Student Body

Total Studentsn/a
Student Body TypeCo-ed

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Welcome to the Oak Forest KinderCare located just across the street from the library and Park District. We are just off of 159th and Central, which makes taking the Metra very convenient for parents, I-57 is just a few minutes away. We provide bus service to all of Oak Forest School District 142 and Arbor Park School District 145. We have a flexible program to ensure our ability to fit the needs of our families.
  • Our center uses a keypad entry and has locked fenced in playgrounds. All staff completed their First Aid Certifications and CPR training on an annual basis as part of their employment with KinderCare.
  • Hours Of Operation: 6:15 AM to 6:15 PM, M-F
  • Languages Spoken: American_sign_langugage, Arabic, Spanish
  • Illinois Dept. of Human Services [IDHS], Dept. of Children & Family Services [DCFS] for all ages - parents have a co-pay'¦$35 co-pay; $45 for 2 children; $55 for 3+ children (income-based subsidy) weekly'¦Go to www.actforchildren.org for more information NACCRRA Id # 33592

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Oak Forest KinderCare is Gateway Academy & Learning Center (3.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is St. Damian School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oak Forest
     St. Damian School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 487 students
    0.5 miles
    5300 W 155th St
    Oak Forest, IL 60452
    (708) 687-4230
    0.5 PK-8
    487
  • Oak Forest
    Grades: PK-8 | 67 students
    0.9 miles
    5217 149th St
    Oak Forest, IL 60452
    (708) 535-1524
    0.9 PK-8
    67
  • Oak Forest
    Triple R Child Care Inc
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 14 students
    1.3 miles
    5500 147th St
    Oak Forest, IL 60452
    (708) 385-7474
    1.3 K
    14
  • Tinley Park
    Oak Park Ave. KinderCare
    Oak Park Ave. KinderCare Photo - Oak Park Ave. KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 47 students
    1.6 miles
    16100 Oak Park Ave
    Tinley Park, IL 60477
    (708) 429-7277
    1.6 NS-PK
    47
  • Tinley Park
    Trinity Lutheran School
    Trinity Lutheran School Photo
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 248 students
    1.6 miles
    6850 W.159th Street
    Tinley Park, IL 60477
    (708) 532-3529
    1.6 PK-8
    248

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