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

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

How patient and friendly the staff are with the kids and the parents of them kids.... The staff explain things to the parents and i love that about this child care service. - Lakesha S. on 11/19/2017

The teachers are fantastic- patient and creative. I love the artwork that takes place. I love that there is reading time. - Kristina S. on 10/30/2017

The teachers and staff are wonderful - Tanya L. on 10/29/2017

We love our experience with kiddie academy! Teachers and admin are great! I feel confident he's in great hands! - Jennifer K. on 10/28/2017

your lady bugs teachers!!!! - Amanda P. on 10/23/2017

Great facilities; caring, loving, and nurturing teachers. - Piriya M. on 10/21/2017

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It's Time for Our DanceParty!

Join us on Saturday, January 27 at 10am for our annual DanceParty!

We are inviting all children and parents to Kiddie Academy for a free community event - come and move with us at DanceParty!

No skills required.

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


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