Pinewood Drive KinderCare

  • We are proud to say that some of our teachers have been at our center since it opened in 1990.
  • Several others have been with KinderCare for 20 or more years.
  • Each of our lead classroom teachers are teacher qualified according to the State of Illinois standards. Some of them also hold college degrees.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded1990

Student Body

Total Students7 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Pinewood Drive KinderCare Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • We would like to invite you to stop in to see our center and meet our staff. We have been at this location since 1990 serving families in Orland Park, Homer Glen, and Lockport. We take great pride in our center and the longevity of many of our staff members. We care for children ages 6 weeks - 12 years. Educational programs are available at each level including a kindergarten program and before and after school care.
  • We strive to make our center both a safe and healthy place to be. Our front entryway is password protected by a keypad. Our age appropriate fenced in playgrounds offer a safe environment for your child to play outside. We serve two well balanced meals and a snack each day, all of which are prepared on the premises. Our staff are trained and certified in First Aid and CPR.
  • Hours Of Operation: 6:00 AM to 6:30 PM, M-F
  • Dept. of Children & Family Services [DCFS]...Illinois Dept. of Human Services [IDHS] - parents have a co-pay'¦$65 per week co-pay (income-based subsidy) weekly'¦Go to www.actforchildren.org for more information...USAB (Military) NACCRRA

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Orland Park
    Mi Sol Academy
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-4 | 33 students
    0.8 miles
    14249 Wolf Rd
    Orland Park, IL 60467
    (708)244-2424
    0.8 PK-4
    33
  • Orland Park
    Mi Sol Montessori Academy
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-6 | 36 students
    0.8 miles
    14249 S. Wolf Rd
    Orland Park, IL 60467
    (708)244-2424
    0.8 PK-6
    36
  • Homer Glen
    Bobbie Noonan's Child Care
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 55 students
    1.8 miles
    13230 W Cedar Creek Ct
    Homer Glen, IL 60491
    (708)301-3939
    1.8 PK-K
    55
  • Homer Glen
    Grades: PK-K | 45 students
    2 miles
    12030 W 159th St
    Homer Glen, IL 60491
    (708)301-2311
    2 PK-K
    45
  • Orland Park
     St Michael School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 710 students
    2.1 miles
    14355 Highland Ave
    Orland Park, IL 60462
    (708)349-0068
    2.1 PK-8
    710

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