SPECIAL DIRECTIONS: "Off Rte. 60 and Deerpath Rd." across from Condell Acute Center
ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS BUSED TO: We currently bus to and from:
Hawthorn South and North
Freemont- NO PM PICK UP
East Lake Academy
Distance from address: 0.9 miles
Distance from address: 3.0 miles
Distance from address: 3.2 miles
Distance from address: 4.7 miles
Distance from address: 6.1 miles
Distance from address: 7.2 miles
Distance from address: 7.3 miles
Distance from address: 7.9 miles
Distance from address: 8.9 miles
The teachers at our Vernon Hills KinderCare are so passionate about that they do. They walk in every morning to the children running up to them and giving them BIG hugs. Our teachers are dedicated to their careers and the children.
""I love coming to work everyday and seeing the smiling faces of all the children. Watching the children learn and grow, as well as getting to know each family through out the years is so enjoyable.""
Michelle has been with KinderCare Learning Centers since 2006. She has worked in all classrooms, making her a wonderful resource to her teachers and parents. She has been in her current role since 2011. Michelle is passionate about maintaining her center's high quality for the enrolled children and their parents. She is always available to assist her families and would love to have your child join her program.
Prior to becoming the Center Director Michelle worked as an Assistant Center Director and as a lead teacher in various classrooms.
""Working in the Early Childhood Education field is a great pleasure. I love coming into work knowing that my coworkers and I are helping shape the young children of today.""
Sierra has worked at the Phillip Road KinderCare since September of 2012, but has been in the Early Childhood Education field much longer. She was recently promoted to the Assistant director position. She completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education with a minor in Special Education in March of 2013. Sierra hopes to go for a Master's Degree in Administration and Leadership. She has been working in Early Childhood Education and childcare as a nanny, teacher, babysitter and more for the last seven years. She has taught as an Infant, Toddler and Prekindergarten teacher.
Sierra has previous experience working as a nanny, an assistant teacher, Toddler, Infant and Prekindergarten teacher.
""I love to see the children's faces when they learn something new.""
Ms. April has worked at KinderCare since 2010. She started in the Kindergarten classroom and then moved to the Infants. She has her Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education. She loves to spend time on the floor with her children and also gives them lots of one-on-one love.
Prior to joining KinderCare Ms. April worked at Peppermint Stick Preschool.
"I love seeing all the kids laugh and smile throughout the day!"
Mr. Mike recently graduated with his Bachelor's of Science in Education. His goal is to eventually become a physical education teacher with young children. He would also enjoy coaching sports teams for young children. In his spare time he enjoys playing the guitar, hunting and spending time with his family!
""I love coming to work every day and spending quality time with the children.""
Ms. Paola is married and has one son named Caleb who attends KinderCare in our Toddler classroom. She went to College of Lake County for several years to study Early Childhood Education. She has a lot of experience with children and enjoys working with them and making a difference in each child's day.
Before working at KinderCare Paola attended school and babysat frequently.
""The best part about teaching is watching your caterpillars turn into butterflies.""
Ms. Grisel has been working with KinderCare in Vernon Hills for about 4 years. She has earned her C.D.A throughout that time. Ms. Grisel is our Discovery Preschool Teacher. She enhances potty training, sharing, social and language skills in her everyday curriculum. She also loves to expand her students creativity by letting them explore that cause and effect on everything that they do, as well as creating different fun and educational crafts and activities.
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""I've always loved working with Toddlers! Everything is new and exciting and I love being a part of that. Teaching the students important skills like language and problem solving is such a fulling way to spend my day""
Ms. Emily has been with our center since 2011. She has spent time in our Infant Classroom, Waddler Classroom and now calls the Toddler Classroom her home. Ms. Emily received her Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education in May 2011 and is currently working on furthering her education in Early Childhood. In her daily activities Ms. Emily applies engaging, hands on lessons to increase language development as well as social and emotional life skills.
Ms. Emily has previous field work experience, as well as student teaching and working as a nanny.
""I love coming into work every day because the children put a smile on my face.""
Ms. Megha was born in India and came to the United States when she was about eight years old. She has a younger sister who is eighteen years old. Ms. Megha lives with her parents and sister in Gurnee. Most of her family lives in India and Australia and Ms. Megha loves visiting them when she can.
Ms. Megha has worked in the Early Childhood Education field for two years. Before joining our staff at KinderCare she worked in a group home for young adults with special needs. She has joined our Prekindergarten room and is having a blast!
"Working with my school agers is so rewarding. I enjoy being able to just spend time with them and watch them grow."
Ms. Jaclyn began working at KinderCare in our School Age room in 2014. Ms. Jaclyn is currently working towards finishing her Associates Degree with a focus in Special Education. She enjoys spending time with fiancé, Mike. She also enjoys reading and crafting, but stays very busy planning her wedding on Pinterest.
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Monday-Friday, 5AM-8PM PST
Saturday-Sunday, 9AM-6PM PST
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