Our Philosophy

Sheva. The number seven has extraordinary power in Jewish thought and practice. The core elements of Sheva are firmly rooted in the latest research on child development and are the foundation of our teaching.

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2019-20 School Year

Registration for returning families opens November 19.

Half-Day Preschool

2 year olds must be 2 by Sept 1, 2019
3 & 4 year olds must be age by Oct 31, 2019

5-Day 2s2 yrsM-F9:00am-12:00pm$620
4-Day 2s (Extended Day)2 yrsM-Th12:00-3:30pm$610
5-Day 3s3 yrsM-F9:00-1:00pm$780
4-Day 3s (Extended Day)3 yrsM-Th1:00-3:30pm$350
5-Day 4s4 yrsM-F9:00-1:00pm$780
4-Day 4s (Extended Day)4 yrsM-Th1:00-3:30pm$350

Half-Day Preschool/Camp Combos

Combo With…ProgramAgeCamp Days | EC DaysPrice/mo
Apachi Rogers Park8 Week Camp + 5-Day 4s4 yrsM-F | M-F$695
Preschool Summer Camp8 Week Camp + 5-Day 3s3 yrsM-F | M-F$669
Preschool Summer Camp8 Week Camp + 5-Day 2s2 yrsM-F | M-F$530

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directors-jcc-chicago-250-rachelwMiriam Aberman, Director

Miriam has a B.A. degree in Early Childhood Education and had the benefit of 14 years as a lead teacher at Bernard Horwich JCC before becoming director. Teachers value her commitment to professional development and classroom success. Families appreciate her hands on approach and visibility in the classrooms where she takes an interest in each child’s progress.

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For more information or to request a tour, contact us at 773.516.5881 or complete the form below.

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