Family Picnic

It looks like we will have fantastic weather for our family picnic this evening.  We can’t wait to see all of our CCP families and have a great time playing in the

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Welcome to another great year at CCP!  As we kick off this year, we have CCP t-shirts for sale.  They are available in kid sizes XS & S for $8, and adult

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Parent Orientation

We are excited to kick off the new school year!  Please join us for the parent orientation meeting on Monday, August 18th, at 7 pm.  The President of the Board of Directors

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An Early Childhood Learning Community

Educating C‑U’s Young Children for Over 60 Years

Campus Cooperative Preschool (CCP, Formerly Playtime Preschool) is a secular non-for-profit, parent owned and operated early childhood education program. Our mission is to provide a creative and intimate learning environment that allows children to feel valued while developing the cognitive, social, and emotional foundations for future learning success.

Campus Cooperative Preschool

What does CCP offer?

  • Accredited teaching staff
  • Research-based, high-quality, early childhood program
  • Low student/teacher ratios
  • Veteran teachers using Nurtured Heart TM approach to promote classroom success
  • Family-oriented community
  • Central C-U location on the U of I campus
  • Program Licensed by DCFS
  • Enhanced Creative Arts Program
  • Hands-on early literacy & math promoted through:
    • Phonics You Can Feel
    • Math Club
    • E2:Exciting Experiments