Welcome to MercyOne Child Development Center

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Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Michelle M., Daycare Center Director, MercyOne Child Development Center, Des Moines, IA

Meet the Center Director

Michelle Meusburger

M-F: 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 515-330-3960


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

Kindergarten boy wearing a plaid shirt and striped hat outside

Kindergarten Prep

Preparing children for success in kindergarten and beyond


Meet Our Teaching Team

Jamie M., Daycare Lead Teacher, MercyOne Child Development Center, Des Moines, IA

Jamie M.

I love teaching because: My favorite quote is from Ben Franklin, "Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I understand."

Teaching since: 2009

Lori E., Daycare Teacher, MercyOne Child Development Center, Des Moines, IA

Lori E.

I love teaching because: It's wonderful to watch them grow and flourish.

Teaching since: 1984

Barbara R., Daycare Lead Teacher, MercyOne Child Development Center, Des Moines, IA

Barbara R.

I love teaching because: I love seeing the child's face when they realize they've learned something new.

Teaching since: 1999


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.


Upcoming Events for Families

Summer Explorations

June 30 | 8am-6pm

Join us for an action-packed summer! Rolling enrollment starts in March.