Welcome to Bright Horizons at Christiana

Meet the Center Director

Jen Tyer

M-F: 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 302-533-6896

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Our Educational Programs

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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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Kindergarten Prep

Preparing children for success in kindergarten and beyond

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Summer Camp

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

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Shelly C.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I love to see when children make a connection to what you are teaching and celebrating their successes each step of the way.

Teaching since: 1995

Bothina M.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching them grow.

Teaching since: 1993

Yvonne W.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I believe that the earlier people are taught the more they retain.

Teaching since: 2001

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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.

“Dear Susan, We hope you know how much we appreciate you and your amazing care and teaching. It's such a joy to see how much Olivia loves you, and how much she is learning . We can't imagine leaving Olivia (or Rylee!) with anyone else for their first year, and will always be grateful! -the Duffalos”

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Lynnae, Chad and Olivia

“Thank you Ms. Marissa for being such a great teacher to Amelia. She is learning so much, she even teaches us new songs that she learned in class. Thanks for everything!”

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Larry & Joanne

“Cassie & Kathleen, Thank you so much for your patience and hard work everyday. We appreciate everything you do for Justin and his friends in Room 15. Justin loves you both and talks about you all the time! We are so lucky to have you as his teachers.”

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Kelly & Jeff

“Dear Lyndi, Thank you for your endless patience with and caring for Rylee and her class. She is learning so much with you, both academically and socially. She looks forward to seeing you and is sad when she has to say goodbye. She really loves being in class with you and when at home regularly instructs us to follow your rules so we can all be more like you :) Thank you! -the Duffalos”

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Lynnae, Chad and Rylee

“Dear Susan, It brightens our day to see your unfailing smile in the morning. You are always cheerful and welcoming, and Rylee saves up every exciting thing she can think of to tell you because Susan you make her feel important. Thank you for your many thoughtful gifs, and your smiles and your care for Rylee -The Duffalos”

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Lynnae, Chad and Rylee

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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.

Early Education Awards & Partnerships

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