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  • A Leader for Educational Childcare Centers-Crystal Lake, IL

    Visit our academy in Crystal Lake, IL, meet our staff, observe our classrooms and play around on our playgrounds.

    Kiddie Academy is more than just a daycare. We offer educational childcare that targets learning and happiness, the vital parts of our Life Essentials® educational philosophy. Our emphasis on parent involvement and character education help build a foundation for your child to spring into healthy, successful growth.

    We offer developmentally appropriate preschool curriculums for infants, toddlers and school age children. Our “Music and More” program helps expose children to the arts at a young age.

    Our parents have access to online in-facility webcams to watch your child in an environment that is as safe, clean and nurturing as your home. Kiddie Academy sets the standards for safety, academics and trust. Just ask the Kiddie Academy parents of Crystal Lake, IL - they are our highest-praising references.

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    What Our Parents are Saying

    • Small class size, nice teachers, new facilities, live video of classroom at no additional cost, owner is on-site for questions/concerns

      Submitted March 19, 2014

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    News & Events

    News: Kiddie Academy of Crystal Lake Featured in McHenry County Living Magazine

    Apr 16, 2014

    Did you see the recent story in McHenry County Living about Kiddie Academy of Crystal Lake?… Read More

    News: Chef Kiddie Top Ten Finalists

    Dec 03, 2014

    Kiddie Academy would like to thank everyone who participated in our Chef Kiddie recipe and photo contest on Facebook. Looking through the photos of your little ones really made us smile and the recipes look absolutely delicious! We can’t wait to try them at home! Parents know the health of their children and the development of healthy habits is a top priority. All of the recipes submitted in the contest display these qualities and offer encouragement for other families to start making a change… Read More

    News: Spreading the Holiday Cheer

    Dec 01, 2014

    While you're out shopping for loved ones and bringing cheer to your families this December, remember those less fortunate. As parents, it is our responsibility to teach our children the correct spirit for the holidays…the giving spirit!… Read More

    News: Bringing the fun indoors!

    Nov 25, 2014

    Winter break is upon us which means parents are scrambling to find ways to keep their kids excess energy in check. Just because you can’t spend as much time outdoors this time of year doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice the fun! Here are a few tips to keep your kids from going stir-crazy, which will help you maintain your sanity!… Read More

    News: The makings of a safe holiday season

    Nov 17, 2014

    Between shopping, cooking, road trips, package wraps and ribbons, there are plenty of challenges for parents during the holiday season. Are you exhausted yet? But why do the holidays need to be so stressful? Truth is they don’t! It can be easy to lose sight of our own personal health and safety as we prepare for one of the busiest months of the year… Read More

    A Great Place to Make a Difference

    Are you interested in a career in child care in your community?

    Your local Kiddie Academy offers ongoing training and a professional environment, all in addition to giving you the opportunity to be surrounded by happy, eager children. At Kiddie Academy, you can truly make a difference to children and their families.