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Welcome to Bright Horizons at Northbrook

A child care and preschool where children can learn, discover and grow.

At Bright Horizons at Northbrook, we recognize how important beginnings are in each child's development, and to each family. We provide a safe, nurturing and engaging environment where your child can learn and develop to their full potential. 

Conveniently located on Techny Road across from the Crate & Barrel headquarters, we serve families in Northbrook, Northfield, Glenview, Winnetka, and other surrounding communities.  We would love to meet your family!

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What Parents are Saying

Our greatest advocates are also our closest friends.

"By far the best food I have ever seen served at a day care. My kids are always going on about how much they love his food. Healthy nutritious meals each and every day."

Our Center Programs & Services

Here are a few of our best features.

Full- and part-time early education and preschool, Inclement weather care, Drop-in / emergency-care, Summer camp

Featured Parent Webinar

Quality Early Education: Choosing What's Best for Your Child

We talk to education experts from the National Association for the Education for Young Children (NAEYC) to get insider tips on what to look for in a quality early childhood education program. You’ll hear how NAEYC sets standards and how to select the option best suited to your child’s unique needs.

Bright Horizons Parent Community

Helping dad when mom goes back to workThe Bright Horizons Parent Community is a great place for parents and educators to share ideas, get perspectives and ask questions. Looking for info on potty training your toddler or how to get your preschooler started with chores? This is the place for you.

Bright Spaces Help Children in Crisis

Bright Horizons Foundation for ChildrenBright Spaces - special places for children in homeless and domestic violence shelters and other agencies - help children experiencing trauma. Bright Horizons teachers and employees help create Bright Spaces, support them through volunteering, and make a difference across hundreds of communities and serve thousands of children each year. To learn more, including how you could be involved, visit Making Connections Through Bright Spaces, a digital magazine celebrating the impact our programs make in people's lives.


Healthy snacks, breakfast, and lunch using whole grains and fresh fruits & vegetables provided daily

Get involved in our Enrichment Activities

Because knowledge is more than just the ABC's.

  • Handwriting Without Tears: Preschool and Kindergarten Prep
  • Everyday Math: Preschool and Kindergarten Prep
  • Weekly Reader: Preschool and Kindergarten Prep
  • Growing Readers: Infant - Kindergarten Prep
  • READY for SCHOOL: Preschool and Kindergarten Prep
  • Movement Matters: Infant - Kindergarten Prep
  • Chess at Three:  Preschool and Kindergarten Prep
  • Art Smart: Artistic Kreations with Ms. Krys Young Preschool-Kindergarten Prep
  • Gymnastics and Movement with Ms. Becca Toddler-Kindergarten Prep    

From our Photo Albums

See what we've been up to!

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    Summer Camp Art Show 6/22/2017
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    Science Rocks at Bright Horizons at Northbrook! 4/19/2017
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