Since 1978, our Child Development Center (CDC) has provided Round Lake and the surrounding communities with high-quality child care programs for ages 2 through 12. We are a full-service facility offering full-day and part-time care, including before and after school programs, for several area school districts.

Our program is NAEYC accredited and licensed by the DCFS. We've have also received the Gold Circle of Excellence from ExceleRate Illinois. Let us care for your child in a recreation-based environment and offer you peace of mind while you work.

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Little Kids/Big Futures Scholarship Program

The B.E.S.T. Kindergarten Readiness Committee received funds from the United Way of Lake County & Women's Leadership Council to provide a scholarship program for ages 4-5 years. Scholarships will be awarded based on financial need and the availability of scholarship funds at the time of application. Any questions should be directed to Joan Ellis at 847-546-8558, ext. 5085.

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