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We are located between 235th and 234th street right off the Henry Hudson Parkway – we are attached to the WhiteHall building on Independence Ave with a dedicated private entrance directly across from the baseball field.

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Now Open!

We're excited to announce that our center is now open! For more information on enrollment, please call us at 877-624-4532

  • What Bronx Parents are Saying

    about Bright Horizons Child Care

    "From the moment we drop off our child to the moment we pick her up we are comforted by the care, education and love you provide to her on a daily basis. With each day she is brighter, happier and a more well-rounded child."

  • Now Open!

    Bright Horizons at Riverdale

    We are excited to announce our new center, Bright Horizons at Riverdale, is now open! This new early education and preschool center is attached to the Whitehall apartment building and has its own entrance on the backside of the building. The center serves children 6 weeks to 5 years old with Infant through Kindergarten Prep programs. 

    Our center offers convenient hours for working families.

    We are now enrolling in all programs. To be eligible for an offer, please fill out our pre-enrollment registration form.

    Check out our Facebook page for updates on information and events at our center.

    To schedule a center visit, please contact us at 718-514-6974 or riverdale@brighthorizons.com. Center tours are by appointment only.

    Take a sneak peek of our center by checking out our virtual tour album
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  • What Makes Us a Unique Place to Learn?

    We're proud to be part of the Riverdale community!

    Contact us to find out more about our connections to the families of Riverdale. Our caring staff and expert educators are here to answer all of the questions you may have. 

    We're here to talk about safety, our individualized curriculum, teacher training, our learning environments, and how to feel sure our center is right for your child - so you can make your choice with confidence.

    Come find out about all of the ways we support families in your area!


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  • Grand Opening Celebration

    Join us for a morning of family fun!

    Be sure to save the date for our grand opening celebration on Sunday, July 23, from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

    There will be children's activities, live entertainment (including a performance by Preschool of Rock), and refreshments!

    More information to come! 

  • 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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