Welcome to Bright Horizons at Rockville

Meet the Center Director

Julie Margel

M-F: 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 301-230-6584

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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

Shobhana P.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love children. I like to help in finding them a proper way of life. I also love discovering new things with the children.

Teaching since: 2004

Paulette A.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: """I enjoy creating relationships with parents and children""."

Teaching since: 2007

Lesley B.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: """It is very rewarding watching the individual growth of each child""."

Teaching since: 2011

Lynci Q.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: """children bring excitement into the environment""."

Teaching since: 2014

Wendy C.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: """I want to make a difference in children's lives and know that I am creating a great educational foundation to their future"". "

Teaching since: 2014

Courtney D.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: """I love children and enjoy their curious spirit."""

Teaching since: 2012

Bruna G.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: """teaching is a very enriching and rewarding job. It feels great knowing that teachers can make such an impact in a child's life."" "

Teaching since: 2013

Kelsey M.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: to see the lightbulb go on when a child has learned something new.

Teaching since: 2016

Jennifer S.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: """I enjoy seeing the smiles on their faces. I enjoy watching children grow and enjoy new experiences."""

Teaching since: 2010

Julia C.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: "what I teach the children helps them grow and develop to reach their true potential."""

Teaching since: 2013

Heymi L.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love to teach children and learn from them.

Teaching since: 2016

Victoria L.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: it is very rewarding. Although, it is very hard work, it doesn't feel like a job. I love seeing the children grow and reach developmental milestones. I also enjoy all they have to teach me.

Teaching since: 2011

Flora A.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love to see children learn new things and explore their environment.

Teaching since: 2012

Amy B.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: watching children grow and learn is a special experience.

Teaching since: 2017

Jeanne E.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: There is laughter every day. It is my joy to support and witness the children's unique personalities as they develop.

Teaching since: 2014

Ameeta S.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: teaching new things to the curious minds of children is very satisfying to me.

Teaching since: 1993

Teresa G.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love children and they are the future of this generation.

Teaching since: 2010

Asha H.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy making a difference in their life and watching them learn and grow.

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.

“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

“Thank you, Ms. Acacia, for making sure our son is always cared for and loved. He has so much fun playing with you, and it makes such a huge difference in our lives to know he is in such wonderful hands! We appreciate all you do for our family!”

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Sarah and Doug

“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

“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, Ms. Sara, for making sure our son is always cared for and loved. We can tell he loves his teachers and classmates when we pick him up happy every day -- and it makes such a huge difference in our lives to know he is in such wonderful hands!”

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Sarah and Doug

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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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