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 & day care.

On-site owner management ensures that quality is a habit that is reinforced and managed each and every day.  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.

 All Day Programs – Ages 3 – 5 years. (Must be toilet-trained.)

School-Age Programs  – K – 5th grades for before & after school and summers.

Preschool Programs – Ages 2 – 5 years.

          Tax ID – 36-3244029

Grand Avenue Preschools are state-licensed and nationally-accredited.  Tell me more.

Upcoming Events

LaGrange Highlands (Preschool & S/A programs)

Monday, August 26th and Tuesday, August 27th preschool begins! We will see you at the time specified on your blue letter.

Kindergarten families!  Sign up has gone out electronically for the first week.  Please follow your submitted schedules.

School-age before & after school begins on Wednesday, August 21st.

Phone number: 708-579-1103

Western Springs (Preschool & S/A programs)

First Day of School (Orientation) – Monday,  August 26th & Tuesday, August 27th

Parent “Meet & Greet”- Thursday, August 29th

First Day of Kindergarten Enrichment – Tuesday, September 3rd

GAP Gathering – Thursday and Friday, September 26th & 27th

Conversation Time – Thursday, October 10th

Picture Days – October 11th & 17th

Phone number: 708-246-2270

Grand Avenue LaGrange Highlands and Western Springs are NECPA certified since 2006.  NECPA is an independent early childhood accrediting organization to recognize and encourage quality and excellence in early childhood programs.



Call 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.

Welcome Back Families to the 2019-2020 School Year.  We hope you had a happy and safe summer.  Our summer camps went great, our kids had a ball.   We are looking forward to seeing you at Orientation.  This is going to be a great year!


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

gaplgh@gmail.com  Fax 708-588-0464

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

gappreschool@gmail.com  Fax 708-246-2129

Excellence in Early Learning Since 1981.