Welcome to Bright Horizons at North Kennicott

Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Meet the Center Director

Sarah Torres

M-F: 6:15 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 847-398-7004

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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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Kindergarten

A place for children’s social and academic skills to flourish

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Summer Program

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

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Fanny M.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: I can engage them in developmentally-appropriate activities adapted to their interest and ability.

Teaching since: 1981

Jill P.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy learning along with them as their minds explore and take in new sights, sounds, and experiences on a daily basis.

Teaching since: 1980

Paula C.

Kindergarten Prep

I love teaching because: I know the work I do makes a difference in children's lives.

Teaching since: 1995

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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.

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Bringing Our Curriculum to Life

“Ms Carly, Ms Teresa, and Ms Phyllis are all absolutely wonderful teachers in my son's room. I enjoy all of the care they put into working with my son, as well as all of the pictures they send me to see what he is doing throughout the day. I also greatly enjoy getting updates from them at pick up!”

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Katie

“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. ”

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Christine H. -Bright Horizons Parent

“Thank you so much for all the love you give to our little one. It gives me peace of mind knowing how much you care about our baby and every baby in the room. We love to see how she hugs and smiles at you during drop offs. You guys are awesome!”

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Mercy

“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.”

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Ashley G. -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.”

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Jessica F. -Bright Horizons Parent

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Upcoming Events for Families

Full STEM Ahead

June 1 6:15am - June 5 6pm

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Design Thinking

June 8 6:15am - June 12 6pm

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Cinematography

June 15 6:15am - June 19 6pm

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Myths and Legends

June 22 6:15am - June 26 6pm

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The Art of Design

June 29 6:15am - July 3 6pm

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Game On!

July 6 6:15am - July 10 6pm

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Become a Junior Chef

July 13 6:15am - July 17 6pm

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Secret Life of Plants

July 20 6:15am - July 24 6pm

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Be a Super Scientist

July 27 6:15am - July 31 6pm

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Extreme Explorers

August 3 6:15am - August 7 6pm

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Hometown Tourist

August 10 6:15am - August 14 6pm

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Showtime: Act It Out

August 17 6:15am - August 21 6pm

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Build It!

August 24 6:15am - August 28 6pm

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Great Inventors

August 31 6:15am - September 4 6pm

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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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