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Directions from I-540 leaving the RTP/airport area. Take Exit 11, Six Forks Rd. Turn right onto Six Forks Rd. Turn right at Chick fila on to Forum Drive. Take 1st left onto Old Lead Mine Road. Center is on the left. Directions from I-440 Head North on I-440. Take exit 7 for Glenwood Avenue towards Crabtree Valley Mall. Left on Glenwood Ave. Take 1st right onto Lead Mine Road. Turn right on Old Lead Mine Road just past the Saw Mill Tap Room. Center is on the right.

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  • What Raleigh Parents are Saying

    about Bright Horizons Child Care

    "Fannia is everywhere at Bright Horizons! I love how she knows my child individually, she teaches her Spanish, she helps her transition, and she always seems excited to start a new day! Thanks for being such a positive influence in Ashton's life."

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  • Bright Horizons Fits Your Lifestyle

    Find Out About Our Convenient Options

    Bright Horizons® makes child care easy: early learning and care you can feel great about; with a schedule and convenient location that fits your life. At Bright Horizons you’ll find:

    • Nurturing care for your child
    • Care and education in one place
    • Convenient locations serving ages six weeks to six years
    • Flexible hours and schedules  
    • Back-up care options available
    • Daily updates via the My Bright Day app
    • Enriching on-site activities
    • Parenting and child development resources
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  • What Makes Us a Unique Place to Learn?

    Great Places to Learn and Play

    With deep roots in the North Raleigh community, our five-star-rated center will make your family feel at home. We have a strong parent group, support local organizations like Helping Hands, and take pride in our variety of enriching activities. 

    Unique to our community, our Garden Works program will help your child learn about care and growth – and our cook even uses some of the vegetables in our weekly menu! We also offer music, art, a media center, movement, and Spanish, all included in tuition and designed to enhance what your child is learning each day.

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  • What's Happening at The Forum?

    There's lots going on!

    *November 22nd: Harvest Feast 11:30am-1pm; Please sign up to bring a side dish and join us for a delicious feast on Wednesday afternoon.

    *November 23rd & 24th: Center Closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday

    *December 13th: Kindergarten Registration Workshop 5-6pm

    *December 25th & 26th: Center Closed for Winter Break

  • 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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