1400 West August Blvd, Chicago, IL 60642
773-969-5512
nortiz@nush.org

Our Approach and Philosophy

Our Approach

We integrate responsive care into a research-based curriculum known as the “Creative Curriculum,” which is aimed at developing Social-Emotional, Physical, Cognition, Language, Literacy, Mathematics, Science and Technology, Social Studies, The Arts, and English Language Acquisition skills.
Our balance of learning and play prepares children for preschool, kindergarten and beyond.

Our Philosophy

Goals and Expectations

Our goal is to prepare children and families for academic success through a comprehensive school readiness plan that was created in conjunction with kindergarten teachers.

Curriculum

We provide a variety of activities that support our school readiness goals which include Language, Literacy and Physical development. Children are assessed quarterly and individualized goals are created for each child.

Social/Emotional

Children are guided by a strength based approach to self awareness, establishing and sustaining positive relationships.