Welcome to UChicago Child Development Center Stony Island


Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Ashley N., Daycare Center Director, UChicago Child Development Center Stony Island, Chicago, IL

Meet the Center Director

Ashley Newell

M-F: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 773-231-5837


Our Early Education Programs Offer More Than Daycare

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An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

Toddler girl in a pink coat and two pigtails looking up and smiling


An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

Preschool girl with short, brown, curly hair sitting at a table and smiling


Where curious children become inspired and ready for school

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Kindergarten Prep

Preparing children for success in kindergarten and beyond


Meet Our Teaching Team

Nancy R., Daycare Teacher, UChicago Child Development Center Stony Island, Chicago, IL

Nancy R.

I love teaching because: I like to observe each child's unique way of learning and be a part of it!

Teaching since: 2005

Vita D., Daycare Teacher, UChicago Child Development Center Stony Island, Chicago, IL

Vita D.

I love teaching because: I love to watch children explore and learn to see how the world works around them.

Teaching since: 2010

Felicia L., Daycare Teacher, UChicago Child Development Center Stony Island, Chicago, IL

Felicia L.

I love teaching because: It gives me the opportunity to grow with them and watch as their minds expand. It warms my heart to know that I taught a child something new.

Teaching since: 2019

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Our Approach to Teaching & Learning

At Bright Horizons, our Discovery Driven Learning™ approach makes early learning an adventure. Find out how we nurture your child’s natural curiosity, focus on what interests them most, encourage learning through play, and help them get ready for kindergarten.


Bringing Our Curriculum to Life

Scientific experiments for Kids | STEM activities|Safety goggles|Bright Horizons

Our NAEYC Accreditation

Bright Horizons is committed to 100% NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children) accreditation for all of our eligible child care centers and preschools.

Why NAEYC? Based on a multi-step process of continuous evaluation and improvement, NAEYC accreditation is the most comprehensive in the field, ensuring that our programs are informed by research and demonstrate high-quality standards.

NAEYC accreditation is our commitment to families. It is one way we provide the very best care and education for young children. Bright Horizons goes beyond what a traditional daycare would offer in order to establish a strong foundation for success in school and life.