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
Teachers & Staff
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.
Health & Safety
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.
has NAEYC accreditation.
National Association for the Education of Young Children is the world's largest organization working on behalf of young children. NAEYC established a national, voluntary accreditation system to set professional standards for early childhood education programs and to help families identify high-quality programs. The NAEYC Accreditation Criteria address all aspects of an early childhood program, including interactions among teachers and children, curriculum, interactions among teachers and families, administration, staff qualifications and professional development, staffing patterns, physical environment, health and safety, nutrition and food service, and program evaluation.
- This school offers German, Hindi, Punjabi and Spanish.
- This provider offers the following extra-curricular activities: Cooking, Music and Phonics.