Welcome to Bright Horizons at Deer Park

Meet the Center Director

Jennifer Carrier

M-F: 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 847-250-0622

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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 Camp

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

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Nicole S.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: "Growing up I have always been compassionate towards children, my young siblings, and helping out in my church service daycare."

Teaching since: 2004

Gail G.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: "The children are so eager to learn and explore and I love sharing their joy!"

Teaching since: 2005

Lauren R.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: "I love watching the children grow, and I also love building an individual relationship with each child and family."

Teaching since: 2000

John R.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: the attitudes and ideas developed at a young age greatly influence those acted on later in life.

Teaching since: 1992

Lori T.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I can be apart of their life and have an impact on their development

Teaching since: 1980

Jennifer R.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: "It is so rewarding to see the children grow, develop and learn every day".

Teaching since: 1999

Pamela A.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: "I love teaching because it is my passion to watch children grow and become our future."

Teaching since: 2002

Heather S.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy watching them grow and learn!

Teaching since: 2006

Ruth A.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: of the feeling that they learned something because of me.

Teaching since: 2006

Taya M.

Kindergarten Prep

I love teaching because: I like to interact and learn from the children

Teaching since: 2010

Tammy G.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I can bring creativity in the classroom, build positive relationships with children, and use compassion to understand the individual needs of each child.

Teaching since: 1997

Garrett A.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: The smiles and excitement they have while learning new things!

Teaching since: 2006

Dustin T.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: they are awesome to watch as they grow and learn each day.

Teaching since: 2009

Turkesha R.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: "I am inspired by watching the growth of children. Also being here for the first years of their lives brings me joy to my heart."

Teaching since: 2010

Alexandria A.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love teaching children because: "I have a passion for children and teaching them to grow and learn so many new things every day."

Teaching since: 2015

Rene S.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: They never cease to amaze me.

Teaching since: 1995

Noemi P.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: I love the smiles and joy!

Teaching since: 2013

Tayyaba I.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love to see the spark in their eyes when they learn something new. It is a most gratifying feeling!

Teaching since: 2014

Jennifer R.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: Watching children as they learn new things and develop that independence is wonderful."

Teaching since: 2014

Victoria D.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I like to witness their understanding of new information!

Teaching since: 2012

Nicole T.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I like to help them succeed

Teaching since: 2013

Sharon A.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: the little light bulb that goes off that makes childrens' eues shine when they learn something new and they realize it!

Teaching since: 2015

Lindsey B.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: I love seeing the children grow and learn each day.

Teaching since: 2013

Joanna M.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: To make a difference in children's lives and help them learn and grow! I love getting the opportunity to help them explore the world around them and discover their passions.

Teaching since: 2015

Megan C.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: I love being part of a team to help children learn and grow with positive teaching skills.

Teaching since: 2016

Paris B.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I love children, I want to make a difference in their lives by helping, teaching, caring, and inspiring them to always do better!

Teaching since: 2015

Marie G.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: Working with children also gives me the opportunity to learn from them.

Teaching since: 2016

Emily S.

Kindergarten Prep

I love teaching because: I love being able to encourage and support a child's creativity and excitement while learning new things.

Teaching since: 2016

Jessica K.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: "I love watching the children grow and learn new things!"

Teaching since: 2016

Alissa B.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: I want to help children learn and grow to their full potential, as well as help my students experience learning in an exciting and fun way!

Teaching since: 2015

Morgan M.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I get to inspire and positively impact each child in an individual manner.

Teaching since: 2017

Francesca C.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: "I love working with children and seeing them learn something new every day!"

Teaching since: 2017

Sarah R.

Support Staff

I love teaching because: I love the children's outlooks and their excitement for learning

Teaching since: 2016

Ilse M.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: """It makes me happy knowing I can help children reach their goals."""

Teaching since: 2013

Desiree C.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: """There is a joy knowing children are learning from me."""

Teaching since: 2008

Cindia S.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: "I love seeing the growth and development of the children over time."

Teaching since: 2017

Olga V.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: Children learn at a phenomenal rate. My goal is to provide a safe, comfortable, stimulating, fun and an educational environment for the children.

Teaching since: 1989

Lisa C.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: "I love watching the children learn and grow."

Teaching since: 2017

Danielle P.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I am inspired by the children's young minds and a hopeful future.

Teaching since: 2017

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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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Language Works

Literacy, language, and love of books cultivated through listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

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Science Works

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.

“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

“I am very grateful to both teachers for patiently working with my daughter and for providing appropriate challenges for her social and educational growth. Eva enjoys being in Preschool 1, and we have seen great improvements in her overall behavior and knowledge. Thank you!!!”

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Danka

“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

“Bright Horizons has created a wonderful environment for our children to grow and thrive. I am grateful knowing that my son is developing in a safe, healthy, and happy place surrounded by an outstanding staff. Your positive attitude and ability to connect with the kids makes every day better.”

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Allison Q. -Bright Horizons Parent

“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

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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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