Welcome to Sound Start Child Care Center

Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Meet the Center Director

Anna Russo

M-F: 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Phone: +1 267-466-1600

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Our Early Education Programs Offer More Than Daycare

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Infants

An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

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Toddler/Twos

An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

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Preschool

Where curious children become inspired and ready for school

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Summer Program

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

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Kimberly L., Daycare PreK Counts Assistant Teacher 10-10 NE, Sound Start Child Care Center, Philadelphia, PA

Kimberly L.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: Children are excited about everything! It makes me excited to be a part of that and see their excitement about learning things around them.

Teaching since: 2013

Jada H., Daycare PreK Counts Assistant Teacher 10-10 NE, Sound Start Child Care Center, Philadelphia, PA

Jada H.

I love teaching because: I enjoy interacting with the children, it's great hearing them share their stories.

Teaching since: 2014

Caleb M., Daycare Resource Teacher, Sound Start Child Care Center, Philadelphia, PA

Caleb M.

I love teaching because: I enjoy seeing them smile because they overcame an obstacle or created something new and exciting!

Teaching since: 2016

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The World at Their Fingertips

Our own World at Their Fingertips® curriculum is based on the research of the most renowned education experts. Designed by our education team, it’s created to support these important early years, to inspire children to be bold explorers today and joyful, confident learners for life.

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Literacy, language, and love of books cultivated through listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

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Science Rocks

Spurring a sense of wonder through observations and experiments in which we ask questions and form, record, and describe conclusions.

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Art Smart

Fostering an interest and appreciation of art, music, theater and dance, while encouraging individual talents and artistic expression.

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Math Counts

Early math concepts experienced through counting, sorting, patterning, one-on-one correspondence, and problem solving.

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Well Aware

Healthy living developed through physical activity, good nutrition, and healthful habits incorporated into every day routines.

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Towards a Better World

Experiences and activities designed to help children learn to respect our world, its diverse people, and the environment we live in.

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Caring Matters

Support for important social skills including compromise, self-regulation, negotiating with peers, and forming positive relationships.

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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.

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Notice of Nondiscriminatory Policy as to Students

Sound Start Child Care admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.