Innovative Preschool Learning Spaces

Below are photos of classroom spaces at The Compass School of Warrenville, IL, whose programs utilize Reggio Emilia-inspired methodologies.  Classroom spaces and provocations are designed to invite active exploration.  Learning environments are routinely being reinvented to keep children interested and engaged.  Thank you for your interest in our school, and please feel free to contact us at

Nature Center
Nature Center Preschool/PreK classroom
Gross Motor
Inventor’s Workshop classroom, set up for active indoor gross motor play and exploration
World Markets
World Markets Preschool/PreK classroom – mung bean provocation shown
Art Studio
Art Studio classroom
Another view of the Art Studio classroom.
Sound Stage
Sound Stage Toddler classroom
Twos Classroom
Trailblazers Two’s classroom – sea shell provocation shown
Infant Classroom
Explorers Infant classroom


Over the bridge we go – the playground awaits!


Preschool Playground
Our preschool playground
Our Lobby, please stop by for a tour – we would love to show you around!