Welcome to Bright Horizons at East 46th

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Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Meet the Center Director

Cara Carley

M-F: 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: +1 646-348-9011


Our Early Education Programs Offer More Than Daycare

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An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

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An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

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Where curious children become inspired and ready for school

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Kindergarten Prep

Preparing children for success in kindergarten and beyond

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Summer Program

A welcoming place for age-appropriate fun, friendships, and exploration

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3-K & Pre-K for All

A partnership with NYC DOE to provide free, high-quality early childhood education for children 3 and 4 years old


Meet Our Teaching Team

Yanina P., Daycare Associate Teacher, Bright Horizons at East 46th, New York, NY

Yanina P.

I love teaching because: every single day makes a difference in someone's life.

Teaching since: 2005

Sashana H., Daycare Lead Pre-K Teacher - UPK (NYC), Bright Horizons at East 46th, New York, NY

Sashana H.

I love teaching because: I wanted to try and make a difference in young peoples lives & hopefully to inspire the same passion and interest in my subject that I'm interested in

Teaching since: 2015

Kemecka D., Daycare Teacher, Bright Horizons at East 46th, New York, NY

Kemecka D.

I love teaching because: this career not only gives me the opportunity to build and explore the world with the students but it also allows me to be a better person.

Teaching since: 2012


Bringing Our Curriculum to Life

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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.


Upcoming Events for Families

Summer Explorations

June 30 | 8am-6pm

Join us for an action-packed summer! Rolling enrollment starts in March.