About Us

Robin's Nest Il offers the largest infant & toddler program in Southern Illinois. Our 3 locations include Carbondale, Carterville and Marion. Each room has been newly remodeled with paint, carpet & book themed paintings in each class.

RNIL offers an academic program starting at infancy. Robin's Nest is accredited through NAC (National Accreditation Commission) and Excelerate Gold Through INCRRA of Illinois. Robin's Nest focuses on a child's self-esteem while learning. Your child will feel accomplished in our program because we move children through our academic classrooms based on skill, not age. Most kids leave our Pre-K program and are at the First Grade level in reading and math.

RNIL offer and academic school age before, after & summer camp program. We offer field trips, reading club, homework tutoring, fun science & cooking projects.

RNIL has a 3,000 square foot indoor gymnasium that has both basketball and an indoor play area for inclement weather. The indoor gym can also be rented for parties and community functions.

We are accredited through NAC Nation accreditation Commission.


Robins Nest Learning Center offers the largest infant & toddler program in Southern Illinois. Our 2 locations include Carterville and Marion.

Summer Camp

It's time to plan for this year's summer camp - “Welcome to the Jungle!” Click the button below to download the 2024 Summer Camp Reservation Form. Space is limited. Don't miss out.

Rates & Enrollment

See Robins Nest Learning Center rates as well as helpful information about requirements, age restrictions and what will be needed for your child to attend our facility.