For inquiries, call us today: 773-734-STAR (7827)

Shining Star Child Development (South Chicago Location) is a NAEYC accredited, State of the Illinois ExceleRate Illinois Gold Rated, child care facility offering high quality early learning and family support services to children and their families. We provide care to children from birth to five.

This State of the art facility is equipped with bi-lingual teachers to meet the cultural needs of the children and families in our care. We have teaching staff who are fluent in English, Spanish, and Yoruba.

excel rate logo



Tina Fields-Gogins

Our site director Tina Fields-Gogins has a passion for the fields of Early Childhood Education. Tina currently has a Bachelors in Psychology and Masters in Psychology with multiple courses in Child Development.

Tina loves to work with children and families to ensure they have all that they need to succeed. Tina is a dedicated individual who always welcomes new families to Shining Star.


Anayelli Leon

Anayelli Leon

Anayelli is the Family Support/Intake Specialist for our Shining Star location in South Chicago. Anayelli has been in the field of Early Childhood for over 15 years and is pursuing a degree in Child Development.

Anayelli gives support to families enrolled in the Shining Star Head Start program by ensuring compliance with Head Start Performance Standards in the following areas: health, family & community partnerships, nutrition, mental health and disability services.

Mrs. Leon has a passion for working with families in heling them to plan a better future. Mrs. Leon is fluent in Spanish, and English.

3010-3016 East 92nd Street
Chicago, IL 60617
773-978-STAR (7827)
773-978-0709 (FAX)

South Chicago