Welcome to Bright Horizons at Portland


Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Wendy G., Daycare Center Director, Bright Horizons at Portland, Portland, ME

Meet the Center Director

Wendy Grover

M-F: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 207-550-3570

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Our Early Education Programs Offer More Than Daycare

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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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Summer Program

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


Meet Our Teaching Team

Mela S., Daycare Teacher, Bright Horizons at Portland, Portland, ME

Mela S.

I love teaching because: I love teaching because I love to see them develop new skills and see the fin ideas they come up with.

Teaching since: 1990

Natalie S., Daycare Teacher, Bright Horizons at Portland, Portland, ME

Natalie S.

I love teaching because: I enjoy seeing the wonder and surprise in a child's eyes when they experience new and exciting things.

Teaching since: 1987

Karen L., Daycare Associate Teacher, Bright Horizons at Portland, Portland, ME

Karen L.

I love teaching because: I love teaching because it is a rewarding job to see children grow and gain your love and respect.

Teaching since: 1993


Bringing Our Curriculum to Life

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Our NAEYC Accreditation

Bright Horizons is committed to 100% NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children) accreditation for all of our eligible child care centers and preschools.

Why NAEYC? Based on a multi-step process of continuous evaluation and improvement, NAEYC accreditation is the most comprehensive in the field, ensuring that our programs are informed by research and demonstrate high-quality standards.

NAEYC accreditation is our commitment to families. It is one way we provide the very best care and education for young children. Bright Horizons goes beyond what a traditional daycare would offer in order to establish a strong foundation for success in school and life.