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From Red Line-Exit Davis Square Station to Holland Street. Head west on Alewife Linear Park/Somerville Community Path towards Buena Vista Road. Continue on the Somerville Community Path until you reach Mass Ave. Take a right onto Mass Ave., and continue until you pass NTB Tire and Valvoline on your left. The center is on the left side of the road. The center is a brick building with windows along front.

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  • What Cambridge Parents are Saying

    about Bright Horizons Child Care

    "Many thanks for all you do everyday for Advithi! Advithi simply LOVES her 'Phonia" and always runs to her with a warm smile every morning. We appreciate all the creative tasks that you lay out for her everyday. We particularly love your positive energy and gentle way of disciplining toddlers!"

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    Parenting Resources for Your Growing Family

    Written by early childhood education experts, e-family news is a free weekly email providing advice, strategies, tips, resources, and news about current parenting issues you may be facing. From making the most of your baby’s first year to potty training your toddler, and from helping your preschooler make friends to fitness and recipes for the whole family - we can help.

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  • What Makes Us a Unique Place to Learn?

    We’re proud of our connections to our North Cambridge Families!

    Accessible via Route 2, or MBTA bus, Bright Horizons at Mass Ave is dedicated to your child’s success.

    Stop by our center when our Preschool and Kindergarten Prep classes are learning soccer, or when children of all ages are learning an appreciation of music. We also have an Art Studio and Movement Matters Zone, so there’s something new to learn every day! 

    Want to come see what we’re learning today?

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  • Join Us for an Open House

    3/27/2017 - 3/31/2017

    Come explore our classrooms and curriculum!

    Are you looking for the perfect fit for your child’s early education? Join us for our open house to discover our world-class curriculum, meet our engaging teachers, and explore our bright, inviting classrooms. We’ll see you there!

    Experience Bright Horizons® for yourself -- no RSVP necessary.

  • 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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