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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: Toddler Halloween – Choosing the right costume

    Oct 01, 2014

    Halloween will be celebrated in record numbers in 2014. The National Retail Federation says the “total spending for the holiday on costumes, decorations, candy and more is estimated at $7.4 billion.” That’s insane (and completely unnecessary if you’re a parent)!… Read More

    News: The Grime on Staying Healthy

    Sep 22, 2014

    By now you’ve probably heard about the mystery illness that’s been sweeping the nation, otherwise known as Enterovirus D68. Between back to school germs and flu season, kids are especially susceptible to getting sick this time of year… Read More

    News: The Leaves, They Are A-Changing

    Sep 15, 2014

    October is the time of year when the weather begins to cool and the leaves begin to change colors and fall off the trees. Toddlers need opportunities to learn about their world through their senses and autumn is a great opportunity to explore!… Read More

    News: Music and Math

    Sep 08, 2014

    Did you know young children are unknowingly learning math as they participate in early childhood music and movement classes? According to the National Association for the Education of Young Children, music is a highly social, natural and developmentally appropriate way to engage even the youngest child in math learning. Music and movement instruction improves children’s memory, cognitive development, learning skills and expressive ability… 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.