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The center is located at 411 Carlyle Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314

Directions from Maryland:
Take 495 South, Merge onto Telegraph Rd/VA-241 exit 176B toward Eisenhower Ave, Merge onto Duke St/VA-236, Turn right onto John Carlyle Street.

Directions from Virginia:
Take 495 E/Capital Beltway East towards 1-95 N/Baltimore, Merge onto Telegraph Rd/VA-241 exit 176B toward Eisenhower Ave, Merge onto Duke St/VA-236, Turn right onto John Carlyle Street.

The center has 10 drop off spaces in the parking garage located at The garage entrance address is 1925 Ballinger Ave, Alexandria, VA

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  • What Alexandria Parents are Saying

    about Bright Horizons Child Care

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  • Bright Horizons Fits Your Lifestyle

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    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?

    Find out on a family tour!

    Come into our center for a visit. Our caring staff and expert educators are here to answer all of the questions you have. We're here to talk about safety, our individualized curriculum, teacher training, our learning environments, and how to feel sure the center is right for your child - so you can make your choice with confidence.

    Schedule your tour of all of our great learning environments. See what we're learning today!

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  • You’re Invited to Our Open House

    4/16/2018 - 4/20/2018

    Are you looking for the perfect fit for your child’s early education? Join us for our open house to discover our world-class curriculum, meet our engaging teachers, and explore our bright, inviting classrooms. We’ll see you there!

  • 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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