Welcome to Grand Avenue Preschools a private, nationally accredited early childhood center. Our schools have provided care and education in the western suburbs of Western Springs, LaGrange Highlands and LaGrange since 1981. Grand Avenue is a family owned and operated preschool. On-site management from the ownership group ensures that quality, is a habit, that is reinforced and managed each and every day. We hope you will spend a moment visiting our web pages and to schedule a visit to one of our schools. We have an open door policy, your family and children are always welcome.

Tell me more about Grand Avenue Preschools, a nationally accredited and certified preschool.

Upcoming Events

LaGrange Highlands

Halloween Parades & Parties – October 27th & October 31st

Open House –  November 11th 10am-12pm


Spring Avenue

Fall 2017  –  First Day of Preschool August 28

Our 7th Avenue preschool classroom has moved to Spring Avenue School!  We offer MWF morning PreK, and T Th 3’s turning 4 classes. During the summer, Director Kathy Pastwa can be reached by emailing her at grandave7@yahoo.com for enrollment information.  Preschool: 708-482-2710 x 1700.  School Age: 708-352-2890

Western Springs

Fall Family Social – Sunday October 15th 3-5pm

Pizza Party for After School Care – October 12th 4-6pm

Conversation Time – October 19th

Halloween Parades & Parties – October 30th

*2’s are Grand – October 31st*

Open House – November 11th 10am-12pm


Language Stars Immersion Spanish – Spanish is offered on Mondays starting September 11th for 3 to 5 year olds.  Flyers will be in your child’s Welcome Packet.  Call 708 246-2270 if you have any questions.


 Enrollment for Fall is on-going – Only a few spots are still available.
Click on the “Forms” link located at the top and bottom of the Home page and mail, fax or email your application.  You can also call our schools to make an appointment for you and your child to take a tour of one of our facilities.

Hours of Operation & Phone

M-F   7:00 am – 6:00 pm – LaGrange Highlands  708-579-1103

M-F   6:30 am-6:00 pm – Western Springs  708-246-2270

M-F   8:30 am -11:30 am – Spring Avenue (Preschool) 708-482-2710 x 1700

M-F   7-8:30 am & 2:00 pm-6:00 pm – Spring Avenue  708-352-2890 & Seventh Avenue (S/A Care) 708-352-1425


Grand Avenue opened it’s doors in 1981 so we will be celebrating our 35th Year of Educating and Caring for Children in our communities.