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School Readiness Ctr

430 S River Rd
Naperville, IL 60540

(630) 355-9141


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School Readiness Center (est. 1981) offers preschool for children ages 2 1/2 to 5 years old. Our goal is to provide a postive first school experience and to prepare children for kindergarten.

Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Teacher-Led

From the Director:

We offer many opportunities for children to explore, discover, interact, learn and create. Also, we have a new introduction to Spanish program.

Curriculum & Teaching Approach

Learning Philosophy & Tools

  Play- based mostly teacher led not formally in curriculum conducive environment
Oral language  
Nursery rhymes, poems, songs  
Storybook reading  
Emerging literacy skills  
Cognitive development
Math & number sense
Time & space
Sci. reasoning/physical world
Visual arts
Physical activity
Other subjects taught We offer introduction to Spanish.

From the Director:

We offer a child centered and teacher directed program.

Quality of Teaching

Individualized Teaching: From the Director

Our certified teachers are trained and experienced to work with all children and their various learning styles.

Day in the Life

General School Mission

Our school was established in 1981. We've been providing educational excellence in Naperville for over 30 years.

Home-School Connection

Home-School Connection: From the Director

We view the school and parents as partners in the child's education. The more communication...the better. Our teachers are professional and view their role in the child's life very seriously.

Parents Say They are Encouraged to:

  • Are able to visit the school anytime we want
  • Receive newsletters

Modes of Communication

  • Notes
  • Phone Calls
  • Email
  • Drop-Off
  • Pick-Up
  • Regular newsletter/printed updates circulated to the whole school


Separation is Handled through:

  • Pre-entry meetings with parents at school
  • Small group sessions
  • Extra staff dedicated to handle separation

Handling Separation: From the Director

Our staff is skilled in helping children transition from home to school with patience and kindness.