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About BJE Wilmette

BJE-Wilmette offers half day and full day options for busy working families. We provide programs for children as young as 6 weeks to 5 years old. Our Wilmette site is conveniently located off of Interstate 94 at 3220 Big Tree Lane. 

Contact us today to see how to kickstart your child’s learning journey at BJE.

BJE Wilmette Class Programs by Age

Camp BJE


  6 weeks – Kindergarten (entering Kindergarten in the fall)

Camp BJE is a summer camp program that will challenge children to wonder, investigate and grow while having fun outdoors.

Our campers will be busy with multisensory activities using nature as their backdrop. Children splish-splash during our water play, sing songs, and dig into exciting explorations. 



6 weeks +

Children in our Infants class thrive with our nurturing staff and self-guided programming. Our teachers work with each family to help develop a routine that suits your child while helping them reach their developmental milestones. BJE-ECC provides a stimulating classroom environment. Every infant receives love and care.  


15 months by September 1 

Our Toddler program provides a nurturing class  environment that revolves around building strong connections with teachers and peers. The children learn to thrive in a group living environment. The Toddler program emphasizes social, emotional, and physical development, utilizing sensory and large motor exploration. We integrate Jewish values, holidays and experiences throughout the program. 


Two Year Old Program (2's)

2 years old by September 1 

Children in our Two Year Old Program work on the skills necessary to achieve increasing independence and take further steps toward living as a community. The Two Year Old program emphasizes social development, sensory explorations and building their Jewish identity.


Three Year Old Program

3 years old by September 1 

The Three Year Old Program is an in-depth, engaging, well-balanced journey, which blends social, cognitive, creative and individual and group activities. The children are exposed to and work on all the necessary skills prepare them for educational success. We continue to embrace our love of Judaism. 

Four Year Old Program (Pre-K)

4 years old by September 1 

Children in our Pre-K Program delve deeper into the exploration of themselves, their classroom community, and the larger community of which they are a part. Combined with our multi-faceted early literacy and pre-math program, our school ensures that the children are fully prepared for their future academic and Jewish journey.