Welcome to Bright Horizons at Elgin

Meet the Center Director

Tammy Gianneschi

M-F: 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 847-488-6700

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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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School-Aged

Where children become engaged learners who take pride in academic achievement

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Summer Camp

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

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Eileen K.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I wanted to help children to become kind, respectful people and to reach their potentials academically. They bring me a lot of joy!

Teaching since: 1992

Lindsey L.

Support Staff

I love teaching because: I want to give children a solid foundation and inspire them to be learners.

Teaching since: 2013

Emilie B.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I make a difference in children's lives!

Teaching since: 2015

Noemi A.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I just like their limitless imagination. It's always something new.

Teaching since: 2016

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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

“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

“We are so thankful for the wonderful care that our son receives from all of the amazing teachers at Bright Horizons! It makes it so much easier to go to work knowing that he is in such a loving and safe environment . We can really tell that the teachers care about all of the kids at Bright Horizons!”

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Kirsten and Matt Swanson

“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 to Noemi and Brandi for being such great teachers. It makes it so much easier to go to work knowing that our son is being so well taken care of in a loving environment. He has grown and learned so much during his time in the toddler room thanks to these amazing teachers!”

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Kirsten & Matt

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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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