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Preschoolers learning together

Ages and Schedule Options

Bright children can’t wait. To figure it out themselves. To find a better way. To share their new discoveries. 

In these important preschool years, The Avery Coonley School builds the foundation for eager learning. Through exploration and discovery, we help learners develop a positive self-image so their natural curiosity grows seamlessly into critical thinking, collaboration, communication, and creativity. 

This structured program is designed for bright and curious learners ages 3 to 5 years old.


Our Approach

We nurture children emotionally, socially, and academically to achieve their potential and feel valued as learners. Our faculty’s creative, research-based approach to teaching inspires and engages students through authentic, multi sensory learning experiences and real-life applications of concepts.


For children turning 3 by Sept. 1

Morning Program 
8:30 - 11:15
Monday - Friday 


For children turning 4 by Sept. 1

Morning Program  Full Day Program
8:20 - 11:15  am         8:20 - 2:45 pm
Monday - Friday    Monday - Friday

Room To Play

The beautiful, 11-acre ACS campus is adjacent to a 40-acre forest preserve. Opportunities abound indoors and out to explore art, movement, technology, and cooperative play.

Students in class learning together


Preschool classes have a 8:1 student–teacher ratio.


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