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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: American Education Week

    Nov 05, 2014

    Quality education is a pivotal ingredient to development and success later in life. Each of us has a role to play in helping our communities thrive, especially when it comes to education, which is why it’s important to recognize those who help foster a love of learning… Read More

    News: From Seed to Table

    Oct 28, 2014

    Wondering what to do with all those leftover pumpkins from Halloween? Turn them into a lesson about harvest of course! Harvest time usually happens in the fall. It is a time to celebrate a year of hard work and signifies a time to rest (winter) before planting again in the spring. In fact, people from various cultures all over the world celebrate the gathering of the harvest… Read More

    News: Family Literacy

    Oct 21, 2014

    Literacy is everywhere: reading labels on shelves, reading a story to your child, writing or scribbling in journals, pointing out letters that are visible in the world around you. There are many things that you do every day, probably without even thinking about them, which promote early literacy at home… Read More

    News: Chef Kiddie!

    Oct 14, 2014

    Kiddie Academy is hosting a Recipe Photo Contest on Facebook that promotes healthy eating and we need your help! Share your favorite healthy, family-friendly recipe and a photo of your child on the Kiddie Academy Facebook page for a chance to win $1,000!… 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.