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  • Our Lincoln Park Campus

    Our state-of-art facilities will inspire your children to be ambitious.

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  • Dedicated and Inspiring

    Our teachers are recruited for their ability to nurture lifelong learners and inspire each and every student

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  • Highest Quality Learning

    Our approach to learning gives each individual student the skills to thrive

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  • Love to Learn

    Our students love to learn, and our curriculum encourages inquiring minds and to always aim high

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  • Join Our Family

    We welcome you to our inclusive community. From day one, you and your child will feel at home with us

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  • Stay Connected

    Speaking directly with us is the best way to get your questions answered quickly. We look forward to hearing from you

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  • Keeping Track of Busy Lives

    Find out about the latest activities and developments in our school, including our new campus developments

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  • Lifelong Values through Skills Development

    The benefits of physical activity extend beyond the gym and work towards children’s inspiration and growth.

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Helen Cavanagh

Helen

Early Childhood Teacher

After having spent my formative years in my hometown of Springfield, IL, I moved to Chicago in 2012. My background is in directing and facilitating nonprofit afterschool programs where I've worked with children of all ages all over the city if Chicago. When not at school, I enjoy spending my free time with family, friends, and my fiancée and our cat, Cleo.

I believe in using a holistic and individualized approach to working with children, with an emphasis on play, with the aim of providing them with the skills necessary to form strong relationships and make connections to the world around them. I am proud to be part of a community that shares the same values and love of learning as I do.

Universities Attended: DePaul