847.864.7100 director@totalchild.org 516 Church Street, Evanston, IL 60201-4515
  • Total Child provides quality, affordable play-based early childhood education.

  • Our environment reflects a commitment to embrace and respect economic, cultural, and religious diversity as a positive value to be nurtured.

  • Total Child affirms and encourages children as they develop physically, socially, emotionally, intellectually, and spiritually.

Our Programs


Accredited program for for 5 year-olds throughout the school year.

Full Day Preschool

Full-Day Preschool is 8am - 5pm and includes classes for 2, 3, and 4 -year olds.

Half Day Preschool

Half Day Preschool is held 9:00 AM – 11:45 for 2 and 3 -year olds and 9:15 AM – 12:15 for 4-year olds.

Summer Programs

Summer Explorers: Our part-time program June-July.

Enrollment is Open

Our Philosphy

At Total Child Preschool, our educational program reflects a number of core beliefs: