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Early Childhood Laboratory School

The Early Childhood Education Program offers:

  • Extended care preschool program for children of Harper students, faculty, staff and the community-at-large. This program offers full-day and half-day child care for children 3 through 5 years of age and operates Monday–Friday from 7:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Children may be enrolled for one day or up to five days a week. For more information on fees or registration costs, call 847.925.6262. You may also visit us at harpercollege.edu.
  • Preschool program for children of students, faculty, staff and the community-at-large who are 3 through 5 years of age. The preschool has set sessions which coincide with Harper's academic calendar. For information about the preschool, call 847.925.6262.

All programs are licensed by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services and accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children.

Early Childhood Laboratory School of Harper College has also met the eligibility requirements for the ExceleRate Illinois Gold Circle of Quality. ExceleRate Illinois is our state’s quality recognition and improvement system for early learning and development programs.

Last Updated: 11/6/19