Primrose School of Riverwoods


Welcome to
Primrose Schools®

Our teachers and caregivers are chosen for their passion for helping children achieve their full potential. We invite you to visit and see our Balanced Learning® approach in action.

Our Vision

Primrose Students
Tend to Outperform
Their Peers.

Find out how our time-tested Balanced Learning approach makes the difference.

Franchise Owners

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Kimberly and David Wilson

Latest News

  • October Apple Of Our Eye

    We are excited to announce this month's "Apple of Our Eye" is Ms. Abigail Head! She has been a wonderful asset to Primrose and loves working in our Young Infant classroom! The sweet babies she works with cannot get enough of her outgoing personality and tender heart! She is truly a joy to work with!

  • October Family Of The Month

    Hello! We are the Jernigans, Brad, Stacey, and Mackenzie (6). Brad and Stacey met at the University of Alabama in 1999. We moved to Helena in 2007. Brad works as a sales manager for a manufacturing company, and Stacey is office manager for a printing company in Birmingham. Mackenzie joined the family in 2010 and has attended Primrose since she was 16 weeks old. Our time with Primrose has been excellent. David, Kim, Heather, and all the staff have helped us raise or treasure into the beautiful kindergartener she is today. Our free time is spent as a family, where we enjoy camping, biking and spending time with friends.

  • Prep Step #3: Pack a Disaster Supplies Kit

    Regardless of the type of disaster or emergency, there are essential items and supplies that your family will need to have easy access to. Learn more about creating an emergency supplies kit.

  • Trunk or Treat / Parade of Costumes

    Please join us for the parade of costumes on 10/28 starting at 2:45pm, Trunk or Treat will immediately follow in the parking lot. Please sign up at the front desk to participate in the Trunk or Treat. Space is limited.

  • Prep Step #2: Create a Family Emergency Plan

    Preparation is key when it comes to navigating emergencies – it’s important that each family member knows exactly what to do if a scary situation occurs. Use this "Spot the Difference" activity to begin the discussion with your child.

  • Prep Step #1: Know Your Emergency Contacts

    Learn how an ICE card Teach your child the importance of having an ICE card (In Case of Emergency) with this fun activity.

  • Simple Steps to Teach Your Preschooler Safety Skills

    ​Safety is a top priority at Primrose. Helping young children understand emergencies and how to be prepared for them is extremely important. That’s why we’ve teamed up with national partner Save the Children®, the national leader in child-focused emergency preparedness and response, again this year to promote its Get Ready. Get Safe. initiative.

  • Why Balanced Learning® Works

    It's a fact: children learn better when they are engaged. That's why purposeful play and nurturing guidance from teachers are key components of Balanced Learning. See how this time-tested approach with a strong emphasis on life skills and character development can help your child develop and excel.

We'd love for your family to meet ours.