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Jewish Council for Youth Services

JCYS Northwest Family Center

1700 Weiland Road
Buffalo Grove, IL  60089
(847) 279-0900

Help your child build a strong foundation for the future at the Northwest Family Center. Our developmentally appropriate, play-based curriculum encourages children’s creativity, fosters self-esteem and socialization, and establishes a love of learning. Through our Infant & Toddler Care, Preschool, Before & After School Programs, and Horner Grove Summer Day Camp, JCYS serves families of all backgrounds and is here to provide your children with the quality care and education they deserve.

JCYS George W. Lutz Family Center
800 Clavey Road
Highland Park, IL 60035
(847) 433-6001

If you are looking for a preschool that treats you and your child like family, you’ve found it at the JCYS George W. Lutz Family Center. Our experienced and passionate teachers create a developmentally appropriate, nurturing early childhood experience that meets each child where they’re at, tailoring our play-based curriculum to meet your child’s needs and interests; fostering social emotional, cognitive, and physical development. Our bright, spacious classrooms, full-sized gymnasium, and multiple age-specific outdoor playgrounds, set the stage for new discoveries each day. We are equally committed to our parents’ experience and offer many opportunities for families to connect and develop a strong sense of community.

JCYS Michael R. Lutz Family Center – Lakeview
957 W. Grace Street
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 281-2533

At JCYS we believe in celebrating life with each unique child, inspiring a love of learning and embracing their family in order to make the JCYS community and the world a more wonderful and joyful place. We offer year-round care to children ages 15 months – 5 years. The Lakeview Family Center is located at the corner of Grace and Sheffield, just two blocks from both the Addison and Sheridan red line stops. JCYS is an all-inclusive preschool that welcomes families of all faiths and backgrounds. We pride ourselves on a play based curriculum this is challenging, creative, exciting and fun. We celebrate Jewish culture and traditions every day and throughout the year by observing the holidays and Shabbat on Fridays.

JCYS Michael R. Lutz Family Center – Wicker Park
2129 W. North Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647
(872) 315-2300

JCYS Wicker Park provides high-quality early childhood education for children ages 15 months to 5 years old, focusing on all aspects of children’s development: social, emotional, intellectual, and physical. Our Reggio-inspired classrooms are child-centered and play-based, allowing children to develop a lifelong love of learning. Our center offers toddler care, preschool, and summer camp; all programs have half-day and full-day options available, as well as 2-day, 3-day, and 5-day program options. We believe in the importance of nurturing the whole child, celebrating their interests, and creating a warm and loving environment for all families.



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