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We are located one (1) mile West of College Ave on the North West corner of Horsetooth Rd and Shields St., East of Urgent Care on Richmond Drive. Driving from I-25 North Bound: Take the Harmony Rd exit 265 westbound. Drive seven (5.4) miles through town, to in intersection of Harmony Rd and Shields St. Turn North, continue on Shields St for one (1) mile to Horsetooth Rd. Turn left (West) on to Horsetooth Rd, take the next right (North) onto Richmond Drive. We are the first building east of Urgent Care. Driving from I-25 Southbound: Take the Prospect Rd exit 268 westbound. Drive (5) miles through town to the Intersection of Prospect Rd and Shields St. Turn left (South) onto Shields St. Drive just shy of two (miles). Turn right (West) onto Richmond Dr (one block north of Horsetooth Rd.) We are the third building on the left, next to Urgent Care. You may call 970-229-0300 if you need more specific driving directions.

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  • What Fort Collins Parents are Saying

    about Bright Horizons Child Care

    "Thank you Ms.Kerry for helping Owen potty train. He is doing so well! He loves coming to school and askswhy we can't come on Saturdays. Thank you for making school fun."

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  • Fall Open House

    See how we prepare children for academic success.

    We are opening our doors to the community to learn more about Bright Horizons and how we prepare children for academic success.  Bright Horizons has partnered with 9NEWS for a school supply drive.  Donate today and receive a free gift at any participating Bright Horizons location.


    Monday August 1-Friday August 5 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.  Meet the teachers, see the classroom in action, reserve your spot for fall!

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  • Music Your Whole Family Will Love!

    Bright Horizons Radio on Pandora

    Music positively impacts child development – but finding great children’s music can be a challenge. Tune in to Bright Horizons® Radio on Pandora® to hear popular artists play songs your kids will love, and be sure to explore our variety of NEW at-home music activities, too.

    Kitchen Band: Fun with Pots and Pans
    Suitable for: Infants and Toddlers

    Recycled Materials Family Band
    Suitable for: Preschool

    Drawing to the Sensations of Music
    Suitable for: School-age Children

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  • Now Enrolling in Preschool!

    Discover The Joys of Learning!

    In our early education programs, children grow from curious toddlers into explorative preschoolers, guided by knowledgeable child development professionals who understand the balance between nurturing developing minds and caring for tender spirits. Parents go to work knowing their children are happy, safe and well cared for, and children move to the elementary years socially prepared, excited to learn, and well versed in the language, math and science skills they’ll need to succeed.

                    Current Openings
    Young Preschool- Openings Available
    Preschool- Limited Availability
    Kindergarten Prep- Very Limited Availability



  • About the Curriculum

    Our unique approach to education.

    Bright Horizons’ The World at Their Fingertips

    Children learn in a variety of ways and at their own pace. Our carefully planned curriculum is designed to inspire your child at every age and stage. Built around extensive research, 21st-century technology, and developmentally appropriate instruction, our curriculum introduces concepts of math, science, language, culture, environment, art and health.

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  • About our Teachers

    Helping children reach their potential

    Our Teachers

    Inspired by knowledgeable child development professionals who understand the balance between nurturing developing minds and caring for tender spirits, children grow from curious infants into explorative preschoolers. Our teachers are all experienced and highly trained, meeting rigid certification requirements. They keep up with the latest techniques in early childhood curriculum and continually develop new skills to guide children on a path to lifelong learning.

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  • Health & Safety

    Because parents need peace of mind

    Well Aware and Staying Healthy

    Our center environment offers children a healthy and safe place to develop and learn. Through our Well Aware program and our Staying Healthy procedures, we set high expectations for creating healthy environments and also foster positive attitudes within children towards healthy living, physical activity, and nutrition.

    We’re proud to provide programs parents can feel good about, and to be recognized as a model for other early education programs by the Partnership for a Healthier America and First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move campaign.

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