Children’s Learning Center Registration
2022-2023 School Year

Welcome to the Gorton Children’s Learning Center. The Children’s Learning Center serves children 6 weeks through 5 years. We are licensed by the State of Illinois and meet or exceed their standards in addition to providing a warm, caring and educational atmosphere for your children.


Gorton Community Center
400 E. Illinois Road
Lake Forest , IL 60045


Enrollment for the 2022-2023 school year is now open! Early bird enrollment fee if $175 for a single child and $230 for two of more children. Early bird pricing ends at 11:59pm on August 12, 2022.

Pay the enrollment fee for ONE child

Pay the enrollment fee for TWO or MORE children


New rates of 9/7/21:

$15 per hour 0-24 months

$12.50 per hour 2 yrs

$11.50  per hour for 3 and up

half price for older sibling when attending simultaneously

All CLC registration forms, medical forms including lead questionnaire, and birth certificate copy must be turned in before your child’s first reservation.  Please contact JoAnn at if you have questions regarding enrollment.

1. Parent Handbook

2. 2022-2023 Registration Packet

3. Please print and have your pediatrician fill out the Certificate of Child Health

4. Please print the Lead Risk Questionnaire and have your pediatrician sign

5. Please print and sign the Assumption of the Risk and Waiver of Liability

Please read the DCFS Summary of Licensing Standards.


Please save a copy of our 2022-2023 CLC Calendar as well!