Top Preschool & Child Care in Warrenville, IL OliviaEllis-south

The Compass School of Warrenville opened in 2018, building on the strong reputation of its two sister schools, The Compass School of Naperville (North) and The Compass School of Naperville (South).  Our program proudly serves families seeking high-quality care and early education in Warrenville, Naperville, Lisle, Wheaton and the surrounding communities. We are convenient to several major employers in Cantera as well as the Diehl Road/I-88 business corridor.

Reggio-Inspired Daycare & Early Education in Warrenville, IL

In order to best serve the needs of our community, we offer a variety of full-time and part-time programs for children from six weeks to twelve years of age. Details about each of our preschool and childcare programs in Warrenville can be viewed on their dedicated program pages: InfantsToddlers & TwosPreschool & Pre-KBefore & After School, and Summer Camp.

What does it mean to be Reggio-Inspired?  Our philosophy is rooted in a strong image of children as capable, rich in potential, and full of interests and ideas about the world around them.  Our teachers seek to inspire learning by encouraging creative exploration and collaboration between children in a welcoming, community-based school environment.   For more information on our Reggio-Inspired preschool and daycare programs in Warrenville, please contact us to schedule your tour today!

Meet Our Administrators

Brynn Carrell, Executive Director

Brynn 4Brynn holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Education (with a teaching certification) from Columbia College in Chicago. She was fortunate to have had the opportunity to visit Reggio Emilia, Italy as part of a student-professor international study tour while attending college. She started her Compass career in 2010, and has served in a variety of capacities, including Executive Director, Administrative Director, Curriculum Coordinator, teacher, and her favorite title, Facilitator of Positive Outcomes.



Brittany Zakerski, Assistant Director

Brittany went to Central Michigan University and earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology and Child Development. She started at The Compass School in 2014 as a preschool teacher and became the Assistant Director when the Warrenville school opened in 2018.  Brittany loves that Compass can offer children a balance of structure and unique learning experiences. Her favorite part of the job is building connections with families at the school.


Virtual Tour of Our School

At The Compass School, we firmly believe our child-centered philosophy, outstanding teachers, and unparalleled level of communication will provide you and your child with the best possible early education and child care experience.  Please click here for videos about the dynamic programs we offer.

Additionally, you can view photos of our classrooms, by clicking here.

Health and Safety at The Compass School

The Compass School of Warrenville views the health and safety of all children, staff, and parents who visit our school as one of our highest priorities. Knowing that everyone who walks through our doors will be safe in a clean environment is a top goal.  To help ensure this goal is met, in addition to our normal cleaning routines, additional protocols have been put in place to ensure those who rely on us for childcare in Warrenville can feel at ease.  If you have any questions about our cleaning protocols, please call us at 630-791-9525.

Afterschool & Summer Camp

We offer enriching Before & After School programs for school age children throughout the school year .  Please inquire if you have transportation needs to or from select Warrenville District 200 and Naperville District 203 schools, including: Bower, Johnson, Madison, Wiesbrook, Beebe, and Mill Street Elementary Schools.

During the summer months, our Summer Camp program is full of engaging activities and fun field trips that offer the right mix of learning and fun.  Our active camp schedule is filled with arts and crafts, events, visits to the swimming pool, and great field trips related to the theme-of-the-week.