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From I-40 to Highway 147 N: Take Ellis Road - Exit 8. Turn left at the stoplight. Go past the GlaxoSmithKline entrance on the left. Go through one stoplight. The center is the first driveway on the left.

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  • What Durham Parents are Saying

    about Bright Horizons Child Care

    "We love Ms. Chew, she is the best daycare teacher. She gave us our tour when we were so nervous to leave our 4 month old at daycare, but she loves our son and takes great care of him. We always know Owen is in good hands when he's with Ms. Chew. She is so sweet and positive!"

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  • Steps for Relief

    Bidding Begins Sept. 18th

    Please join us for our Art Auction benefiting Hurricane Harvey Victims; “Steps for Relief,” the week of September 18th - 22nd. Each program has painted their own step stool to be auctioned off to the families at RTP! All proceeds will be donated to the Foundation, where each dollar amount will be matched and donated to the victims of Hurricane Harvey. 
    In addition, if you choose not to bid on “Steps for Relief,” RTP will be accepting monetary donations for the Harvey victims throughout the week.
    For more information about the Bright Horizons Foundation for Children, click here. You can view the "Steps for Relief" stools by clicking on "Read More" below.
    Thank you for joining us to help support the victims of Hurricane Harvey.
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  • What Makes Us a Unique Place to Learn?

    Exploring creativity

    The center has an amazing ArtSmart program with 2 dedicated Art Studios (both inside and out) and a dedicated art teacher with a background in art. The art program offers children in every age group (including infants) unique and natural art supplies to develop group and individual a-typical art projects that are handsomely displayed throughout the building. People often comment how the center feels much like an art gallery with various sculptures, large and small canvases, paintings, and natural outdoor elements.

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  • Looking for a Child Care Solution?

    Now Enrolling in Infants!

    If you're looking for a childcare solution, look no further! Bright Horizons at RTP is now enrolling in our Infant program. Click on "Read More" to see our "Great Place for Babies" brochure. Call to schedule your tour today - we hope to see you soon!

  • 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.

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  • 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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