Welcome to Bright Horizons at University Park

Meet the Center Director

Melissa Amaya

M-F: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 617-575-2656

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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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Meet Our Teaching Team

Bernadette C.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy being a part of the growth and development in children's lives. I love knowing that I am one of their first teachers.

Teaching since: 2005

Lily T.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy helping children learn and enjoy teaching them new things.

Teaching since: 2010

Leigh S.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I love being a part of their progress and witnessing the moment of realization on their face when they learn somthing new.

Teaching since: 2010

Carmen P.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching them grow and learn.

Teaching since: 1995

Jaronica B.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: It is very rewarding and exciting to be a part of each child's learning journey.

Teaching since: 2013

Chelsea W.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love children and watching them grow; they are an inspiration to me.

Teaching since: 2009

Jill B.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love being an important role model in a child's life. I enjoy being attentive, warm and comforting towards them throughout the day.

Teaching since: 2007

Tracy-Ann C.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching them grow, develop and learn.

Teaching since: 2017

Julia S.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love teaching children because I love to watch them grow.

Teaching since: 2017

Amy W.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: Because I feel like I can provide a voice for them when they are still learning and be able to accept they are learning just like us everyday.

Teaching since: 2010

Michael L.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love teaching children because I feel like all children deserve a kind and friendly mentor that will leave only a positive impact in their lives.

Teaching since: 2018

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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.

“Thank you so much for all your early morning energy and creativity to help with Raegan's drop-offs! We appreciate the extra time and attention you take to help get her interested and engaged quickly, especially when she is waking up from a nap from the long drive in! Keep up the great work!”

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Jen and Jason

“To our wonderful teachers, Thank you so much for all the nurturing care you have given Dhilan from the very beginning to now. We know he is loved and cared for with you, and has so much fun and with great lessons through the day. We appreciate everything you do more than you'll ever know!”

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Michelle and Vilas

“Thank you both for the wonderful care, guidance and daily activities you provide for Raegan! She clearly loves school (doesn't want to leave and talks about her teachers & friends). We really appreciate the time you spend taking pictures and videos to allow us a few glimpses into her day! Great job!”

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Jen and Jason

“A whole bunch of thanks to all the teachers in the toddler program. We are very appreciative of your care of Shreya. She loves her program there and misses all her teachers and friends on the weekends! Ashwin and Nitya”

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Ashwin and Nitya

“It really takes a village! Thanks to all the teachers at University Park. This year in the Twos Classroom with Lily and Catrice, Avery has grown so much! There's always exciting activities planned and she loves it. We really appreciate all the love and support. Thank you!”

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Lynn & Jeremy

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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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