Welcome to The Early Childhood Education Center

Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Meet the Center Director

Caterina Pannarale

M-F: 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 847-598-1999

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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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School-Aged

Where children become engaged learners who take pride in academic achievement

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Summer Program

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

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Nancy M.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: As a teacher, I am inspired by watching children learn.

Teaching since: 2003

Daiva W.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love building relationships with the children and their families.

Teaching since: 2007

Iordanka R.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love teaching because learning is the beginning of a lifelong journey.

Teaching since: 1980

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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.

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Bringing Our Curriculum to Life

“Ms Dedre (and Miss Ruchika, Maly, Brenda, Mimi and all others), thank you so much for taking so much care of Sasha. You always welcome her with open arms and really make her feel loved and comfortable. I am very thankful for everything you do for her and for our family! TY and love from Mom and Dad!”

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Natasha Duttaroy

“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

“Ms. Rozina is such a special teacher. She’s always very helpful and kind. My son loves to tell me about his day and it’s always about Ms. Rozina being there, guiding him through projects. We’re very happy to have her in his classroom. She’s so positive and friendly. Thank you for all that you do.”

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Alyaa

“My son loves going to school because Mr. T.J. Makes it so fun to be there. He’s got great skills when dealing with young kids. You can really tell that he pays attention to his students in the way he deals with them.My family is so thankful for Mr. TJ, thank you for catering to our little ones needs”

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Alyaa

“Thank you for ALL that you do!!! We appreciate you - You are amazing!!!!”

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Beverly

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Upcoming Events for Families

Mother's Day Tea

May 7 | 7:30-9:30am

We love our Mom's...it's time to celebrate all the do for us!

KP End of Year

May 21 | 4:30-5:30pm

Join us to celebrate the end of our year together in Kindergarten Prep

Kindergarten Graduation

May 22 | 4:30-5:30pm

Our kindergartners have worked hard all year. Time to celebrate them before they move on to first grade.

The Art of Kindness

June 1 6:30am - June 5 6:30pm

Children from preschool - pre-k can join us for this action-packed week that’s both fun and educational!

Heart & Hands

June 1 6:30am - June 5 6:30pm

Join us for this engaging topic sure to capture your school-age child's interests!

Become a Junior Chef

June 8 6:30am - June 12 6:30pm

Join us for this engaging topic sure to capture your school-age child's interests!

The Great Outdoors

June 8 6:30am - June 12 6:30pm

Children from preschool - pre-k can join us for this action-packed week that’s both fun and educational!

Dad's Pizza at Pickup

June 11 | 4-6pm

Join us to celebrate dad's and all the great things they do for us each day with some pizza!

Fun with Physics

June 15 6:30am - June 19 6:30pm

Children from preschool - pre-k can join us for this action-packed week that’s both fun and educational!

Great Inventors

June 15 6:30am - June 19 6:30pm

Join us for this engaging topic sure to capture your school-age child's interests!

Solstice Popsicle Party

June 19 | 4:30am-6pm

We are ready to celebrate the beginning of summer! Join us for popsicles on the front lawn.

Full STEM Ahead

June 22 6:30am - June 26 6:30pm

Children from preschool - pre-k can join us for this action-packed week that’s both fun and educational!

Full STEM Ahead

June 22 6:30am - June 26 6:30pm

Join us for this engaging topic sure to capture your school-age child's interests!

Chemistry for Kids

June 29 6:30am - July 3 6:30pm

Children from preschool - pre-k can join us for this action-packed week that’s both fun and educational!

Be a Super Scientist

June 29 6:30am - July 3 6:30pm

Join us for this engaging topic sure to capture your school-age child's interests!

Adventures in the Arts

July 6 6:30am - July 10 6:30pm

Children from preschool - pre-k can join us for this action-packed week that’s both fun and educational!

The Art of Design

July 6 6:30am - July 10 6:30pm

Join us for this engaging topic sure to capture your school-age child's interests!

Imagine It!

July 13 6:30am - July 17 6:30pm

Children from preschool - pre-k can join us for this action-packed week that’s both fun and educational!

Showtime: Act It Out

July 13 6:30am - July 17 6:30pm

Join us for this engaging topic sure to capture your school-age child's interests!

Yoga in the Park

July 16 | 4:30-6pm

Join us for teacher lead yoga on the front lawn and a salad bar dinner.

Move & Groove

July 20 6:30am - July 24 6:30pm

Children from preschool - pre-k can join us for this action-packed week that’s both fun and educational!

Myths and Legends

July 20 6:30am - July 24 6:30pm

Join us for this engaging topic sure to capture your school-age child's interests!

Game On!

July 27 6:30am - July 31 6:30pm

Join us for this engaging topic sure to capture your school-age child's interests!

Get In The Game

July 27 6:30am - July 31 6:30pm

Children from preschool - pre-k can join us for this action-packed week that’s both fun and educational!

Spaghetti Dinner to Go

July 29 | 4-6pm

Don't worry about cooking dinner tonight. We will make spaghetti for the whole family.

Dollars and Sense

August 3 6:30am - August 7 6:30pm

Join us for this engaging topic sure to capture your school-age child's interests!

Around the World

August 3 6:30am - August 7 6:30pm

Children from preschool - pre-k can join us for this action-packed week that’s both fun and educational!

Extreme Explorers

August 10 6:30am - August 14 6:30pm

Join us for this engaging topic sure to capture your school-age child's interests!

Ecosystem Explorers

August 10 6:30am - August 14 6:30pm

Children from preschool - pre-k can join us for this action-packed week that’s both fun and educational!

Soil: Can You Dig It?

August 17 6:30am - August 21 6:30pm

Children from preschool - pre-k can join us for this action-packed week that’s both fun and educational!

First Day Of School

August 24 | 6:30am-6:30pm

Welcome! It is the first official day of our new school year!

Grandparents Event

September 4 | 4:30-6pm

We invite our center Grandparents to join us for a special event!

Curriculum Night

September 22 | 4:30-6pm

Join us to learn all about the curriculum in our center for the new school year.

Fall Fest

September 30 | 4:30-6pm

We will celebrate the arrival of Fall with pumpkin games and activities and a special dinner on the front lawn.

Art Auction

October 15 | 4:30-6pm

We will be auctioning off works of art created by the children to benefit the Bright Horizons Foundation.

Trunk or Treat

October 25 | 10am-12pm

Decorate a trunk and get some yummy treats!

Halloween Parade

October 30 | 10-11:30am

Join us as we parade through Roosevelt University in our Halloween costumes.

Harvest Snack

November 13 | 4:30-6pm

Make a snack bag and a craft with your child at pick up time.

Holiday Celebration

December 10 | 4:30-6pm

Join us as we learn about how people around the world celebrate holidays and what holidays they celebrate.

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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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