Welcome to UChicago Child Development Center Stony Island

Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Meet the Center Director

Candice Armour
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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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Meet Our Teaching Team

Shenika R.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: every moment with children is an awesome and rewarding experience!

Teaching since: 1994

Nancy R.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I like to observe each child's unique way of learning and be a part of it!

Teaching since: 2005

Sonita P.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: the children that I come in contact with will impact the world and in turn my future and future generations of children that will come after them!

Teaching since: 1986

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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.

“Thank you so much for the great care you show Smith. He has learned and matured so much and I know that this is because he has awesome teachers that love him. You all are invaluable.”

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Marvie

“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 both for being amazing teachers. You both do a wonderful job taking care of a large classroom of eager 4 and 5 year olds. I have been blown away by the attention and care you have provided Akhil and Laila while the transitioned into your class. Thank you for all you do!”

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Nima Merchant

“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

“Thank you so much for your patience and care for Smith! He really loves you guys.”

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Marvie

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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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Early Education Awards & Partnerships

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