Northwest Family Center – Buffalo Grove
Parent Corner

You and your family are invited to become part of our community!  Through weekly Shabbat celebrations, classroom  birthday parties, and school-wide programs throughout the year – become involved and spend time with other families.

Parents are encouraged to participate in the Parent Committee to help plan family events and fundraising opportunities as well as discuss ways to improve programs and meet the needs of the community. Contact Center Director, Naomi Samuels at to see how you can become more involved!


Parent Handbook & School Calendar

Please take a moment to look over our Parent Handbook to learn more about the processes and procedures at JCYS. Print our School Calendars to stay up-to-date on Center-wide activities!

2016-17 (Fall) Calendar

Intake Packet & Online Parent Portal

Before your child can attend his or her first day of school at JCYS Northwest Family Center you must have all enrollment paperwork filled out and signed.  Please visit our Online Parent Portal to update your child’s enrollment forms, and then print and sign the below forms.

All forms are required in order to attend JCYS as regulated by the Department of Child & Family Services.