They are Brilliant!

The Young Scholars Child Care Center appreciates our Educators.
They make our educational programs a success!

Please submit a nomination for a teacher you have witnessed doing an outstanding job!
Nominations are tallied monthly and the employee with the most nominations is recognized throughout
the center and rewarded with the “Employee of the Month” parking spot!

Meet Our Wonderful Staff:

Miss Alice

Since 2023


Miss Angelina

Since 2023


Miss Cailee

Since 2023


Miss Caitlin

Since 2020

Einstein Classroom


Miss Chanda

Since 1999

Shakespeare Classroom

I have over 20 years’ experience working with children and have my CDA Preschool, ECE Level I certificates in child care . 

Miss Dominique

Since 2022

Galileo Classroom

Miss Elizabeth

Since 2021

Mozart Classroom

Miss Michele

Since 2022

Miss Jeannine

Since 2001

Shakespeare Classroom, Book Fair Coordinator

CDA Certificate, Inf/Todd Level II, ECE Level II

Miss Jo

Since 2012

Picasso Classroom

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education with Early Childhood Education, ECE Level 5, Inf/Todd Level 5, SAYD Level I

Miss Kelly

Since 2022

Mozart Classroom

Miss Kim

Since 2022

Mozart Classroom

Miss Larren

Since 2018

Einstein Classroom

Associates Degree General Education, ECE Level I

Miss Makayla

Since 2023


Mr Mark

Since 2023


Miss Savannah

Since 2022

Picasso Classroom


Ms Kristen since 2001 Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education

Ms Chrys since 2011 Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education with Early Childhood Education

Ms Kora since 1997 Associates in Applied Science; Illinois Registered Nurse

Maintenance Staff:

Mr Greg since 2006

Kora Smith

Owner, Director of Finance, and Registered Nurse