* Listings with an asterisk are part of the JUF/JF partnership of agencies serving the Chicago and worldwide Jewish community.

JCC Chicago Early Childhood Education *

Phone: 312-775-1830 , 847-763-3651
Contact: Anita Denes-Meador and Brad Finkel

Growing good people! JCC Chicago Early Childhood education provides children with a solid foundation for future learning success, socially, emotionally, cognitively, physically and spiritually. Nurturing educators guide each child to reach his or her individual potential. The approach is simple: we put your child at the center of everything we do, building a welcoming classroom community for your child and your family. NAEYC aligned program covers core curriculum based on national and state standards including math, literacy, science and social studies. JCC Chicago?s preschool program integrates Jewish curriculum that is rich in culture, tradition and values. Premier programs for families with children (infants through 5 years of age) are offered at 7 locations throughout Chicago and the suburbs. Programs include full- and half-day preschool, infant/toddler care, pre-kindergarten, enrichment classes, adult/child classes, parenting classes, JNew Moms & Dads groups and family events.

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