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

Spring Break March 26th – 30th

Preschool Resumes Monday, April 2nd

Spring Avenue

Donuts for Dad’s/Grandpa’s  – April 26th & 27th

Mother’s Day Teas May – 9th & 10th

Graduation Sing – May 23rd

Last Day of Preschool – May 24th


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

Spring Break March 26th – 30th.  Preschool Closed.  School Age and Extended Day Open

GAP Closed Friday, March 30th for Good Friday

Preschool Resumes Monday, April 2nd

Dad’s Day Saturday, April 14th 10-11 a.m. Dads, join us for coffee and donut holes!

7th Avenue

Up to 6th grade before/after school care available.  We offer reduced rates for part-time scheduling. 

    Please call Kathy or Jennifer for more information at 708-352-1425.



Call each school for prices or questions on enrollment.
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

Lagrange Highlands – gaplgh@yahoo.com

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

Western Springs – gappreschool@gmail.com

          M-F   8:30 am -11:30 am – Spring Avenue (Preschool)

708-482-2710 x 1700

Spring Avenue – grandavespring@yahoo.com

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

                                            7th Avenue –  grandave7@yahoo.com

Excellence in Early Learning Since 1981.