Welcome to Bright Horizons at Mount Prospect

Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Meet the Center Director

Betty Hall

M-F: 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 847-754-4895


Our Educational Programs

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An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

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An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

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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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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


Meet Our Teaching Team

Pamela G.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: Children are my passion and I enjoy giving them the positive learning experiences they need.

Teaching since: 1988

Lindsey B.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love teaching because I am able to relate to children and provide them with the individual learning opportunities they need to be successful.

Teaching since: 2003

Markeisha A.

Kindergarten Prep

I love teaching because: I love being able to see children grow and develop their skills at their own pace.

Teaching since: 2005


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 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 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. ”


Christine H. -Bright Horizons Parent

“Thank you for working with Hudson and taking the time and care to make him feel comfortable in the transition to the room. Thank you to all team members who are included in this! We know how you all work together and make it a successful experience!”


Hudson, Dawn and Brian

“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.”


Jessica F. -Bright Horizons Parent

“Thank you so much for taking care of our little angel Siya.Bright Horizons welcomed her into their classroom with open arms.She always smiles when Siya sees you at drop off and we can tell she is happy and will enjoy the day. It brings so much peace of mind knowing our daughter loves going to school”


Drishya(Siya) Sahoo

“Thank you for all your hard work in helping Hudson grow. We see how much you care about our child and really make him feel special. Thank you for all your hard work! We truly appreciate it.”


Hudson, Dawn and Brian


Upcoming Events for Families

Open House week

April 13 9am - April 17 5pm

Come and celebrate The Week of the Young Child and see our center in action during our Open House Week!

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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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