Why Educare Chicago?

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You want the best care and education for your child. So does Educare.

Educare Chicago is an innovative early childhood care and education school that serves children from birth to five years old and their families on Chicago’s South Side. Our school offers a safe and stimulating learning environment for young children to flourish and develop a lifelong love of learning. Educare Chicago teachers and staff also provide resources and support to empower families to become champions for their children’s education.

Educare Chicago is a year-round, high-quality early childhood care and education program open to children from six weeks to five years old.

    5044 South Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615
    Monday to Friday from 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Take the first step

At Educare Chicago, your child will benefit from:

  • Kindergarten preparation through language, literacy and math programs
  • Personalized attention from caring, professional teachers
  • A classroom environment that teaches social-emotional preparedness
  • Small class size
  • Health and development screenings
  • Nutritious breakfast, lunch and snacks every day
  • Specialized supports for children with special needs

Educare provides parents with:

  • Information about your child’s development and activities
  • On-site family support services, including support groups for parents and grandparents
  • Referrals to community services
  • Information and advice on healthy child development
  • Referrals to community services
  • Information and advice on healthy child development
  • Family events
  • Access to additional services in the family center and library
  • Assistance in transitioning children into high-quality elementary school programs

Take the first step