March 16 – Use AmazonSmile today!

AmazonSmile is having a promotion TODAY only! When you choose Playtime Nursery School, Inc as your AmazonSmile charity, Amazon will donate 5% of any purchases today (10 times the usual amount!) to

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Read all about us!

Check out this fantastic article about CCP published by! Preschool Spotlight: Campus Cooperative Preschool  

Now Enrolling!

CCP is now enrolling for the 2017-2018 school year!  Please give us a call at 217-344-1623 and ask to speak with Director Lisa Treul to get your questions answered and arrange a

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An Early Childhood Learning Community

Educating C‑U’s Young Children Since 1951

Campus Cooperative Preschool (CCP, Formerly Playtime Preschool) is a secular, not-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

Download the 2017-2018 Enrollment Application