Welcome to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Early Childhood Program

  • The Early Childhood Pre-School Program is a developmental classroom for children ages 3 to 5 and is located at Oakwood School in Lemont, Illinois.  Utilizing a Total Communication philosophy, the program focuses on the development of all aspects of language, oral communication, auditory and speech reading skills, social interaction and school readiness skills.  Creative Curriculum and Visual Phonics are incorporated into the class.


    Absences may be called into Oakwood School at (630) 257-2286, ext. 1100.  Please include the student’s name, room number, teacher’s name and reason for absence.  Feel free to leave a message and a staff member will return your call as soon as possible.