Tuition is subsidized by the Tracy Family Foundation to make the rates comparable to those in neighboring communities. The rates are based upon your child’s age and YMCA membership status. Families may be eligible for tuition assistance through the Illinois Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP).

AgesYMCA Member RateNon-member Rate
(6wks – 15mos)
$200 per week$215 per week
(15mos – 23mos)
$190 per week$205 per week
2 Years$180 per week$195 per week
PreK B
(3 years)
$170 per week$185 per week
(4-5 years)
$160 per week$175 per week
(After school)
$60 per week$70 per week
*While we do our best to keep the classroom pipeline open and advance children to the next classroom when they turn the appropriate age, this isn’t always immediately available. Tuition rates are based on which classroom the student occupies, not their current age.

Your family may be eligible for the Illinois Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP).

Scholarship funds are also available to those who qualify. Please contact Connie Ward for more information at [email protected].

The Brown County Early Learning Center is an equal opportunity organization and will not allow discrimination based upon age, ethnicity, ancestry, gender, national origin, disability, race, size, religion, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, or any other status prohibited by applicable law.