About Us

Circles of Learning is a not-for-profit, non-sectarian social service agency licensed by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services.

Building on roots of tradition that trace back more than a quarter century, Circles of Learning is recognized as a not-for-profit, state-licensed child care facility with a long and distinguished record of support to local families. Among the services we offer are:

  • Enhanced preschool services in partnership with the Rockford Public School’s Early Childhood Program.
  • Infant/toddler care
  • Before and after-school child care
  • School-age summer and holiday care
  • Nutritional services
  • A comprehensive family support system

The Circles of Learning staff welcome you as a partner in your child’s care and education. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.

Circles of Learning does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion/creed, sex, national origin, disability or citizenship.


Circles of Learning is open year round, Monday through Friday. Hours of operation are 6:00 am to 5:30 pm

*Temporary hours of 7:00 am to 5:00 pm currently in place due to pandemic

Fee Structure

A sliding fee scale is available based on family size and income

Current Openings

Please contact us for current openings (815) 226-8715