We are currently accepting applications for the 2017-18 school year. Click here for class descriptions, requirements and tuition rates.


  • Submit Application/Contract and $125 registration fee (through electronic application below) * Please note: If your child is offered a class space, the $125 registration fee is NOT refundable, in whole or in part.
  • Mail Xerox copy of child’s birth certificate (if child is new to WCNS) to:
    Ellen McCue Knight, Director
    Wilmette Community Nursery School
    1125 Wilmette Ave.
    Wilmette, IL 60091


January 10, 2017: All application materials/fees due

January 12, 2017: Lottery (existing & new families)


We look forward to hearing from you! Please contact:

Registrar: Ryann Olson
513-313-6526 or

Director: Ellen McCue Knight
847-256-5888 or

Still looking for a program for the 2017/18 school year?

There are limited openings for the following programs:
• Parent/Tot
• Juniors
• Seniors
• Extended Enrichment

Contact for more information.