Exciting news!  You can now support Campus Cooperative Preschool by shopping on AmazonSmile!  (We are known as Playtime Nursery School, Inc. on AmazonSmile).  Follow this link to learn more:

Annual CCP Rummage Sale!

It’s that time again – the Annual CCP Rummage Sale!  Over 40 families participate donating tons of kids’ stuff, and much much more!  All proceeds benefit the children of Campus Cooperative Preschool.

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Open House

All current CCP families are invited to attend our Open House on Thursday, October 9 from 6 to 7 pm.  Let your child be your tour guide as you explore the classroom

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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