Welcome to Bright Horizons at West 72nd


Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Chandra W., Daycare Center Director, Bright Horizons at West 72nd, New York, NY

Meet the Center Director

Chandra Wright

M-F: 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: +1 646-979-9771


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


Meet Our Teaching Team

Reyna C., Daycare Pre-K Teacher - UPK, Bright Horizons at West 72nd, New York, NY

Reyna C.

I love teaching because: Kids deserve a safe place to learn, grow, and find love and support. I have the best job and am happy to spend each day with my students.

Teaching since: 2015

Yolenny M., Daycare Teacher, Bright Horizons at West 72nd, New York, NY

Yolenny M.

I love teaching because: I enjoy expanding their curiosity, imagination and giving them the proper tools to expands those developments.

Teaching since: 2005

Nilda T., Daycare Associate Pre-K Teacher - UPK, Bright Horizons at West 72nd, New York, NY

Nilda T.

I love teaching because: I value the opportunity to provide the pathways for children to further explore education.

Teaching since: 2017

A young child learns about a sun flower with a magnifying glass at daycare

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

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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.