An educational daycare center in Darien, IL that will exceed your expectations.

Visit our Darien, IL Academy, meet our staff, see our classrooms and play on our playgrounds. 

We provide educational daycare in the greater Darien, IL area that focuses on days filled with learning and fun, the key ingredients of our Life Essentials® educational philosophy. The smiles you’ll see on our children’s faces as they learn, share family style meals with other children, and grow socially will delight you. The words from our children’s parents about our program, safety and facility will impress you.

We realize the tremendous level of trust you place in a childcare provider. You want your child to thrive in an environment that's as clean, safe and nurturing as your home. Kiddie Academy is more than daycare. We set the standards for safety, education and trust. Just ask the Kiddie Academy parents of Darien, IL — they are our best references.

What Kiddie Academy Parents are Saying

Educational foundation that kids learn all concepts - Dana B. on 04/17/2018

I love how much my child has developed. She’s counting, singing songs from school, learning how to spell her name-just incredible. I love the themed weeks to engage children’s educational interest makes learning fun for the kids. I love that they take the children outside when it’s nice-so important to get them outside (even if… - Anne S. on 03/03/2018

I like how patient the teachers are with all the kids. I like how my granddaughter has learn alot been in your care services.... The staff is very amazing. - Lakesha S. on 02/21/2018

Pleasent environment - Indika E. on 02/10/2018

Educational,fun,friendly staff and a clean environment - R. Josh S. on 02/06/2018

Enjoy the teachers, there has been little/no turnover in our classroom - Meghan S. on 01/15/2018

The staff is very friendly and helpful. I never feel like my son is not taken care of. I love the app for communication throughout the day! - Alexandra G. on 12/28/2017

I love that the education is fun for the kids and that you keep us informed of what they are learning each day in the app so we can help at home also. Plus it’s fun to see the pictures of their day. - Karen S. on 12/05/2017

I’m so impressed with Kiddie Academy. We signed my daughter up vs. going to preschool through the park district and some other options due to the fact the hours didn’t match my demanding work schedule. I knew Kiddie Academy was reputable but I wasn’t sure what to expect. I had an image of it being… - Anne S. on 11/27/2017

Sign language Art and crafts Teacher child interactions - Lita N. on 11/23/2017

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CHILDREN + STEM + FUN = STEM Adventures

Join us on Saturday, April 28 at 10am for our STEM Adventures event!

We are inviting all children and parents to Kiddie Academy where we’ll explore the world of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math through age-appropriate and fun activities.

No skills required.

This event is FREE and open to everyone — bring a friend or two. 


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