Excellence in Early Care and Education
Sugar Plum Tree Pre-School, Inc


Sugar Plum Tree provides the best in child care and is a highly recommended facility licensed by the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS). For over 41 years, Sugar Plum Tree has been educating generations of children in the Park Ridge area. Our school was voted the Best in Park Ridge for the year 2015. Our staff is highly qualified to care for your children.

Director, Maryellen Waters, has 48 years of experience directing Early Childhood programs, an Illinois Director Credential Level III and a National Administrators Credential with a Masters in Early Education.

Co-director, Lynn Waters-Spitz, has 26 years experience teaching, a Bachelors in Elementary Education and an Early Childhood Certification.

Our staff has a combined average of 13 years working at Sugar Plum Tree.
We are also Family Friendly and have an Open Door Policy. Visit us, today!


Maryellen Waters, Director



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