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From I-55: Exit 273A - S. Cass Avenue. Continue on Cass Avenue. (You will enter the Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve and continue past the Argonne National Lab entry.) The center is approximately 1.5 miles from the I-55 exit on the left (in the Argonne Park area). You will see a parking lot at the entrance. Continue through the gate and you will see two buildings as well as another parking area. The Administration offices are located in the larger building on the left.

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  • What Lemont Parents are Saying

    about Bright Horizons Child Care

    "Thank you, Talia, for being so good with Leo. We appreciate everything you do for him. We trust that he is well taken care of while we are away."

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  • SchoolsOUT Program

    Discovery Days at Argonne Child Development Center

    What will your school-aged child do when school is closed for holidays or inclement weather?  Bright Horizons at Argonne can help!  Join us for our Discovery Days program. We have an energetic and fun loving teacher who will be on site during school vacations and cancellations to provide a fun and educational program for your child in a safe, clean environment.
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  • Parent Teacher Partnerships: The Keys to Successful Collaboration

    A Family Matters parenting webinar.

    Creating optimal parent teacher partnerships takes skill and know-how; you need to understand the goals, your responsibilities, and the line between advocating and over-involvement. Watch this webinar to hear from Bright Horizons education experts Ruth and Melanie about getting the best out of the relationships with your children’s teachers.

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  • Jumpstart's

    Read for the Record

    What are you doing on October 22? How does breaking a world reading record while raising awareness about America’s achievement gap sound?

    Join us as we participate in Jumpstart’s Read for the Record®— a national campaign that mobilizes adults and children to close the early education achievement gap by setting a reading world record.
    This annual campaign allows Americans to demand that all children receive the quality early education they deserve. On October 22, 2015, more than 2 million voices will call for an end to America’s early education achievement gap by reading Not Norman: A Goldfish Story by Kelly Bennett – setting a world record in the process!

  • 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.


  • 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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