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Bright Horizons Columbus Circle is located on Ninth Avenue between West 58th and West 59th Streets on the east side of the street (watch for a green awning over the front door).

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Welcome to Bright Horizons at Columbus Circle

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

Bright Horizons at Columbus Circle is an early education and child development center offering quality child care for children ranging in age from
6 weeks - 6 years.

Our faculty at Columbus Circle will lead your child's learning experience by implementing The World at Their Fingertips curriculum, which creates a developmentally appropriate environment through the use of a variety of learning elements.
Children make Independent and guided choices and experience the joys of childhood which will empower them to become confident, successful, and life long learners.

For more information about our individual programs:


What Parents are Saying

Our greatest advocates are also our closest friends.

"Janice is our son Camilo's teacher. She is always with a big smile and she is kind and loving. Thank you Janice so much for you dedication! Muchas gracias!!!"

Our Center Programs & Services

Here are a few of our best features.

Full- and part-time early education and preschool, Drop-in / emergency-care, School holiday - vacation care, Inclement weather care, Before- or after-school 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.


Nutritious snacks provided daily

Get involved in our Enrichment Activities

Because knowledge is more than just the ABC's.

In addition to the curriculum’s learning elements in math, science, language, art, social responsibility and health and wellness, we are proud to incorporate these curriculum features into your child’s daily experience in our program:

Handwriting Without Tears: Preschool
Everyday Math: Preschool
Weekly Reader: Preschool
READY for SCHOOL: Preschool
Growing Readers: Infant - Preschool
Toward a Better World: Infant – Preschool
Art Smart: Infant - Preschool
Movement Matters: Infant – Preschool

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    Spring Celebration 2016 3/28/2016
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    Growing Readers Challenge 10/1/2015
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