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About the center

  • Logo The YMCA
  • The McGaw YMCA Children’s Center believes that the values and skills learned early on are vital building blocks for quality of life and future success.
  • Serves children 6 weeks to 6 years of age in full day preschoolpart day preschool. There is an after school program for school-age children, as well as various summer camp options.
  • Play-based curriculum.
  • Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • NAEYC accredited.

For Northwestern families

Northwestern University Office of Human Resources does not endorse or recommend any particular school or childcare center, and encourages all parents to carefully evaluate any provider they are considering to care for their child.