Welcome to Little Wheelz Childcare Center


Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Samantha L., Daycare Center Director, Little Wheelz Childcare Center, Estero, FL

Meet the Center Director

Samantha Lightle

M-F: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Phone: +1 239-301-6400


Our Early Education Programs Offer More Than Daycare

Infant boy crawling and smiling


An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

Toddler girl in a pink coat and two pigtails looking up and smiling


An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

Preschool girl with short, brown, curly hair sitting at a table and smiling


Where curious children become inspired and ready for school


Meet Our Teaching Team

Jelena M., Daycare Kindergarten Prep Teacher, Little Wheelz Childcare Center, Estero, FL

Jelena M.

I love teaching because: I enjoy spending time with children and helping them find answers to all the questions they have. Also, I enjoy all of the stories that my job provides. My job is never ever boring.

Teaching since: 1997

Sabrina L., Daycare Teacher, Little Wheelz Childcare Center, Estero, FL

Sabrina L.

I love teaching because: I love seeing children develop and learn every day. It is a wonder to be able to see them start to remember new things and hit their milestones.

Teaching since: 2011

Astara R., Daycare Associate Teacher, Little Wheelz Childcare Center, Estero, FL

Astara R.

I love teaching because: of the children's motivation and excitement with new experiences.

Teaching since: 2021

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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

Scientific experiments for Kids | STEM activities|Safety goggles|Bright Horizons

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.