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

Open House –  November 11th 10am-12pm

Thanksgiving Feasts – Monday & Tuesday November 20 & 21

Closed for Thanksgiving November 23rd & 24th

Happy Thanksgiving!

Holiday Sing –  Thursday December 7th


Spring Avenue

Thanksgiving Feast – Monday & Tuesday November 20 & 21st.

Closed for Thanksgiving November 23rd & 24th

Happy Thanksgiving!

Holiday Sing – Friday December 22nd

Spring Avenue Preschool spots are still open!  Offering MWF morning PreK, and T Th 3’s turning 4 classes.  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

Open House – November 11th 10am-12pm

Thanksgiving Feast – Monday November 20th

Closed for Thanksgiving November 23rd & 24th

Happy Thanksgiving!

Holiday Sing – Friday December 15th

2’s are Grand Holiday Sing – Thursday December 21st

7th Avenue

Up to 5th grade before/after school care available.  We offer reduced rates for part-time scheduling. 

    Please call Kathy or Jennifer for more information at 708-352-2890.


Language Stars Immersion Spanish – Spanish classes have started but you can still sign up.   Call 708 246-2270 for more information. 


Grand Avenue Preschools will host open houses at their Western Springs and La Grange Highlands locations on Saturday, November 11 from 10am-Noon.  The open house gives parents the opportunity to meet teachers, tour the large, sunny classrooms and learn more about the curriculum.  Grand Avenue’s program focuses on the development of the whole child, fully preparing them academically, socially and emotionally for their elementary education years.
Few spots still left for 20127-2018 school year
Enrollment for 2018-2019 starts November 11th
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.