Welcome to BeKare Child Development Center

Meet the Center Director

Kimberly Thompson

M-F: 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 205-967-4089

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Our Educational Programs

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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


Meet Our Teaching Team

Pamela G.

Kindergarten Prep

I love teaching because: I know that what I do will have an impact on the children for years to come.

Teaching since: 1993

Faith C.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I get to be apart of an awesome journey in a child's life

Teaching since: 2005

Joy H.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: Children are a joy to teach. They are loving and happy little people. I enjoy the interaction we share.

Teaching since: 2012

Janice W.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I see the toddlers grow from being dependent to becoming quite capable of doing many things for themselves and become more sociable with others.

Teaching since: 2006

Melissia L.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: watching them develop and learn new things every day brings me joy.

Teaching since: 2011

Aja W.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy seeing them grow and continuously learn as they get older

Teaching since: 2014

Jennifer M.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I have always had a passion for working with children. Also, you never have the same day twice.

Teaching since: 2013

Astardii M.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: children are out future and we must teach and guide them how we want the world to be

Teaching since: 2016

Jennifer H.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy working with, encouraging, and investing time in children. Education has always been my passion

Teaching since: 2010

Karolie H.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I want to help shape the minds of the future. Helping them learn and grow is rewarding!

Teaching since: 2012

Kewane G.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love sharing knowledge and I am passionate about teaching. I love reaching children in different ways and watching their progress over time.

Teaching since: 2015

Nicole M.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching children grow and being a part of it. No matter how bad your day may seem, the children always make you laugh.

Teaching since: 2013

Emily A.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love when they ask questions because it shows they're learning and growing.

Teaching since: 2017

Rachel Y.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching the children grow and develop in language and social skills. They are the future generation and I love taking part in this vital stage

Teaching since: 2016

Tarsha O.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I like to observe the children as they learn and master different developmental skills that will help them grow throughout their lives.

Teaching since: 1999

Jamesha G.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: I get to be a part of their most developmental years and influence the shaping of their character.

Teaching since: 2018

Pamela S.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I can continue to learn and it allows me to be creative. Also, there is no better feeling than making a difference in the life of a child.

Teaching since: 2004


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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Language Works

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

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Science Works

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.

“Thank you so much for taking care of our baby girl. She always smiles when she sees you at drop off and we can tell she is happy. We appreciate that more than we can put into words. ”


Christine H. -Bright Horizons Parent

“It brings so much peace of mind knowing our daughter loves going to school. Bright Horizons welcomed her into their Toddler classroom with open arms, and ever since, she has flourished mentally and physically.”


Ashley G. -Bright Horizons Parent

“Bright Horizons has created a wonderful environment for our children to grow and thrive. I am grateful knowing that my son is developing in a safe, healthy, and happy place surrounded by an outstanding staff. Your positive attitude and ability to connect with the kids makes every day better.”


Allison Q. -Bright Horizons Parent

“My appreciation for the teachers at Bright Horizons goes beyond the words that I can express. They extend themselves daily to our children's learning. Both of my sons were more than prepared to move forward in Kindergarten, thanks to Bright Horizons.”


Jessica F. -Bright Horizons Parent

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Healthy Food for Growing Children

Healthy food is part of children’s development. Our menus align with our wellness commitment to Partnership for Healthier America. By eating family-style and serving themselves, children learn about making healthy choices and the connection between food and community.

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