Child Enrollment

Our goal is to provide every child with a caring and positive atmosphere to learn and grow. We provide care for children ages 6 weeks to 12 years at our 2 locations in Carterville, Illinois and Marion, Illinois.

Steps for Enrollment

  1. Fill out & sign Contract Agreement with $50 Enrollment Fee
  2. Fill out & sign Parent Handbook & Policy Agreement
  3. Fill out and sign Child Information Packet
  4. Fill out and sign any additional Forms (if applicable)
  5. Fill out and sign State Medical Form
  6. Bring in the above forms, along with Birth Certificate & Shot Records to complete enrollment.
  7. Pay Non-refundable Deposit of 1 week’s tuition.
    This can be divided over 5 weeks.
    It will be your last week of tuition with a 2 week notice.

Contact a Robins Nest Location

Carterville Location:
Marion Location:

Child Enrollment Package

1) Contract Agreement Form

Please fill out our online Contract Agreement Form and pay the $50 Enrollment Fee. This will ensure your child does not loose their spot.
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2) Parent Handbook & Policy Agreement

Parent Handbook

Please reference our parent handbook below. Parent Handbook PDF


  • Center Handbook Contract Agreement
  • Rates Sheet
  • Sick Policy
  • 2-Week Notice Policy
  • Drop Off Policy
  • COVID Policy
  • Parent Orientation Check List
  • Family Questions
  • Download PDF

3) Child Information Packet


  • Welcome Letter
  • Parent Check List
  • Tuition Express
  • MyProcare
  • Parent Orientation Check List
  • Consent to Day Care Providers
  • Child Pickup
  • State of IL Certification of Child Health Exam
  • Parent Letter For Child Care Center
  • IL State Board of Education Annual Enrollment form
  • Child & Adult Care Food Program
  • Enrollment Record
  • Classroom Information & Verification of Receipt
  • Authorization to Pickup
  • Emergency Medical Release
  • Feeding Agreement & Infant Schedule
  • Potty Training Agreement
  • Download PDF


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

Summer Camp

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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.