day school & drop-in child care

day school

  • kaleidokids Day School provides child care and education Monday through Friday 7am – 6pm
  • Programs include Infants, Toddlers, Preschool and Kindergarten Prep
  • Families sign up their child for a specific program and pay tuition monthly
  • Low teacher-child ratios for individualized attention
  • Qualifications for our Lead Teachers and Assistant Teachers will exceed Chicago, Illinois DCFS standards (for more information on teacher qualifications, see Our Team)
  • Each program implements a ‘Daily Plan’ which provides a sense of consistency and security while maintaining flexibility for each child’s individual rhythms and temperaments
  • The environment provides developmentally appropriate curriculum, materials/toys and enrichment activities
  • ‘Progress Conferences’ provides an opportunity for two-way conversations where parents learn about their child’s progress in school and teachers gain insights into the child’s life at home
  • Each child who attends kaleidokids child care must follow the same enrollment process, as required by Chicago, Illinois DCFS
  • kaleidokids child care center is located in Bucktown and is conveniently close to several other Chicago neighborhoods, including Wicker Park, Logan Square, Avondale and Lincoln Park
  • Please add your name to our call-back list so we can keep you posted on the progress of our child care center and we’ll reach out to you once we’re ready to open!

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