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From I-40 take exit 282 (Page Road). From I-40 West go straight through traffic light at bottom of the exit onto Emperor Blvd (Quintiles building will be on your left). If coming from I-40 East, take a right at bottom of exit, then a left at next stop light onto Emperor Blvd. Take first right onto Slater Rd. (The road is across from Sheraton Imperial hotel) Once you turn there will be building on your right, then a parking lot (you will take the 2nd parking lot entrance on right) and our center is on the left. If you get to an intersection with a stoplight (credit union on right and Mez restaurant, Starbucks, Jimmy Johns on left) you have gone too far.

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  • What Durham Parents are Saying

    about Bright Horizons Child Care

    "Brandis-- Thank you for all that you do at Imperial Center. We feel confident that Olivia is in good hands!"

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  • Open House Week

    February 19 - 23, 2018

    Are you trying to find the perfect fit for your child's early education? Attend our Open House to find out what sets Bright Horizons at Imperial apart from the rest.
    February 19 - 23, 2018
    9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    • Meet our engaging teachers
    • Visit our bright and beautiful classrooms including our dedicated STEM Lab and Art Studio
    • Learn about our world-class curriculum
    • Discover how your child's interests are incorporated into the classroom experiences
    • Find out how parent/teacher partnerships contribute to your child's success

    No RSVP required! We can't wait to show you around!

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  • What Makes Us a Unique Place to Learn?

    Find out on a family tour!

    Come into our center for a visit. Our caring staff and expert educators are here to answer all of the questions you have. We're here to talk about safety, our individualized curriculum, teacher training, our learning environments, and how to feel sure the center is right for your child - so you can make your choice with confidence.

    Schedule your tour of all of our great learning environments. See what we're learning today!

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  • You’re Invited to Our Open House

    4/9/2018 - 4/13/2018

    Are you looking for the perfect fit for your child’s early education? Join us for our open house to discover our world-class curriculum, meet our engaging teachers, and explore our bright, inviting classrooms. We’ll see you there!

  • About the Curriculum

    Our unique approach to education.

    Bright Horizons’ The World at Their Fingertips

    Children learn in a variety of ways and at their own pace. Our carefully planned curriculum is designed to inspire your child at every age and stage. Built around extensive research, 21st-century technology, and developmentally appropriate instruction, our curriculum introduces concepts of math, science, language, culture, environment, art and health.


  • About our Teachers

    Helping children reach their potential

    Our Teachers

    Inspired by knowledgeable child development professionals who understand the balance between nurturing developing minds and caring for tender spirits, children grow from curious infants into explorative preschoolers. Our teachers are all experienced and highly trained, meeting rigid certification requirements. They keep up with the latest techniques in early childhood curriculum and continually develop new skills to guide children on a path to lifelong learning.

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  • Health & Safety

    Because parents need peace of mind

    Well Aware and Staying Healthy

    Our center environment offers children a healthy and safe place to develop and learn. Through our Well Aware program and our Staying Healthy procedures, we set high expectations for creating healthy environments and also foster positive attitudes within children towards healthy living, physical activity, and nutrition.

    We’re proud to provide programs parents can feel good about, and to be recognized as a model for other early education programs by the Partnership for a Healthier America and First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move campaign.

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