Welcome to Bright Horizons at Mount Prospect

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

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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

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

Markeisha A.

Preschool Classroom

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

Teaching since: 2005

Jill L.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy nurturing each child to reach their fullest potential.

Teaching since: 2004

Jessica B.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I love being able to bring out the children's creativity through the different genres of art.

Teaching since: 2006

Bethany O.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I love to design the classroom activities to match the children's interests while still meeting their educational objectives

Teaching since: 2005

Veronica A.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: My youthful and energetic personality allows me to capture children's attention and guide them in their learning adventures.

Teaching since: 2010

Ann B.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy planning meaningful activities for the children to develop a life-long passion for learning.

Teaching since: 2000

Karen D.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I get to see the children grow and develop their personalities and perspectives of the world around them.

Teaching since: 2014

Kaitlyn M.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: Each child is unique in their own way and I learn from them every day.

Teaching since: 2013

Isthar M.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: As a teacher I want to make sure that the children love learning and I get to see them grow.

Teaching since: 2016

Shenita W.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: Children change everyday and are always learning something new. I enjoy being part of each child's development and growth.

Teaching since: 2009

Dayna L.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy helping children learn and grow everyday.

Teaching since: 2016

Brian P.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy preparing children for the future and seeing their progress throughout the year. Watching children succeed make me happy.

Teaching since: 2015

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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.

“Dear Ms. Bethany, Thank you for everything you do each day, and all the wonderful subjects you focus on each week. Of course, Calvin loved the Dinosaur week, but he also was really into the Outer Space week, and the Ocean week. He came home and talked about different things he learned about each subject. We appreciate your hard work and dedication to the kids. Thanks, Kelley and Ian Shorr”

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Calvin

“Thank you Miss Inge for all of the wonderful care you provide for Kayden! You are so welcoming every morning and help us to feel confident that Kayden is learning every day. Thank you for all you do! Kayden is doing awesome and we couldn't have done it without you!”

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Keith & Amy

“Thank you Miss Karen for making the infant room such a welcoming environment! Your kindness and support is greatly appreciated!”

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Keith & Amy

“Thank you Miss Jill for all of the wonderful care and support you provide for Kayden! Every day we feel confident knowing that Kayden is in a wonderful, caring environment. He has learned so much since he joined Bright Horizons at Mount Prospect in October. We cannot thank you enough for all you do! Thank you!!”

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Keith & Amy

“Ms Keisha has been absolutely the reason I am able to walk away to work after dropping off my daughter Shayna. From the very first day Shayna has been so fond of Ms Keisha and got acclimated to a whole new world outside of home with Ms Keisha's helping, loving, and caring nature. I am so grateful!”

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Jaini - Shayna's Mom

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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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