Apple Tree Children's Learning Center

You plant the seeds, we help them grow.

About Us


Our Mission


At Apple Tree Children’s Learning Center our Mission is to provide a safe, nurturing, learning environment for children ages 15 months - 6 years old.  Our experienced, caring and committed teachers provide developmentally appropriate curriculum to foster children’s self confidence, creativity and social skills.  Our program is open to families of all incomes and backgrounds, where children find laughter, warmth and respect.



Our Credentials


Apple Tree Children’s Learning Center is licensed by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services and the City of Chicago.  In addition, the school is inspected and approved by the Chicago Health Department and the Chicago Fire Department.


Our Teachers

 Our staff at Apple Tree Children’s Learning Center meets the requirements of the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services and under goes a thorough background check through Springfield, including finger printing.  A physical examination, including tuberculosis test is required as well as drug testing.  Staff meetings are held regularly for the purpose of improving and evaluating the program 


Enrollment Process


  • All children must have completed the application forms, medical forms and submit the appropriate fees.
  • Only original medical forms will be accepted and these must have the child’s physician’s signature and stamp.
  • School information forms must also be completed, signed and submitted prior to your child’s first day of school.
  • No child will be denied enrollment opportunities on the basis of color, race, creed, national origin, religious persuasion, political belief, sex, or disability.  Children from all backgrounds are encouraged to attend.
  • Children do not have to be potty trained prior to enrollment.



             Apple Tree Children's Leaning Center accepts children ages                           15 months - 6 years of age. Call today for tuition rates! 

Our Mission


Apple Tree Children's Learning Center provides a developmentally appropriate program for young students. 

 Apple Tree Children's Learning Center fosters A Whole Child Approach. A Whole Child approach to education is defined by policies, practices, and relationships that ensure each child, in each school, in each community, is healthy, safe, engaged, supported and challenged.  


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Apple Tree Children's Learning Center

4065 N Elston, Chicago, IL 60618, US

(773) 442-8733


Monday - Friday: 6:30am - 6:00pm

Saturday - Sunday: Closed