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Lighthouse Academy Yorkville Programs

Infants (6 weeks - 15 months)

Your baby will be nurtured in a warm, clean, and stimulating environment. The teachers will cater to your child’s specific needs and develop a personal daily routine. Activities will include story telling, singing songs, cuddling, and interacting with other children. An Infant curriculum with daily lessons and activities will assist your child in discovering their world.

Toddlers (15-24 months)

Toddlers will enjoy activities as a class to promote social development as well as individual discovery and play time. Daily activities will incorporate circle time with stories and songs, dramatic play, art, nature, sensory, language skills, and gross motor development. Toddlers will sit at a table with their friends for meals and learn to drink from a cup. Consistent daily routines assist in the child’s development of security and autonomy.

Twos (24-36 months)

Our two year old rooms are bursting with discovery and new milestones being met. Language skills are exploding and kids are potty training. The curriculum is full of exciting activities using art, literature, math, science, and music. The daily schedule is made of a variety of short activities toaccommodate short attention spans and keep children engaged.

Preschool (3-4 years)

Preschool and Pre-K classrooms are designed to provide an environment for your child to learn through individual discovery and play, group activities, and structured lesson plans. The teachers use a formal curriculum to guide children into the world of reading, writing, math and science. Phonics and whole language methods are used in teaching literacy. The academic activities continue throughout the entire day to fuel children’s excitement for learning.

Lil Scholars (3-5 years)

Our Preschool classrooms are designed to providean environment for your child to learn throughdiscovery and play with group activities, andstructured lessons. Your child will be engaged incenters, arts and crafts, basic math and early literacy activities. Classes meet for 2-3 hours depending on the location.


Our Private Kindergarten class is designed specifically to prepare children to successfully enter the first grade in public or private schools. The kindergarten class will also participate in many unique learning experiences in the form of field trips, special visitors, and so on. A Scholastic curriculum is used to teach reading, writing, math, science and social studies. The program is full-day. Instruction begins at 9am and ends at 3pm. Before and after school care is included in tuition, making this program perfect for working families.

After School

Some parents need help at the beginning and end of each day. Our before and after school program offers transportation to local schools. Drop your kids off on your way to work. Pick them up afterward. We’ll get them to school and help them with their homework.

Lighthouse Academy

Yorkville - (630) 553-6300