Welcome to Johnson & Johnson Child Development Center

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Meet the Center Director

Larissa Maurer

M-F: 7:00 a.m. to 6:15 p.m.
Phone: (732) 524-6456

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A Bright Horizons Child Care Teacher and her Student.

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; to providing the very best care and education for young children; and to establishing a strong foundation for their success in school and life.


Our Educational Programs

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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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Where children become engaged learners who take pride in academic achievement

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Summer Program

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


Meet Our Teaching Team

Kristin R.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy spending time with my children. I get excited when they learn something new

Teaching since: 2000

Lynn Z.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: It gives me the opportunity to interact with the children. I enjoy watching them grow and reach each milestone

Teaching since: 2000

Chrisoula K.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy watching the children's faces light up and smile when they accomplish something new on their own.

Teaching since: 1997


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 Rocks

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 for all that you do for the CDC and the children. We appreciate your leadership and caring nature for the children to help them reach their full potential.”


George and Irene

“Thank you for all the work you do each and every day to support the growth and development of Sofie and all her little friends. Although the teachers are typically on the "front lines" of care, we recognize and appreciate all that you do to keep the ship sailing in the right direction. Thank you for your leadership, wisdom, and kindness each and every day to make the Center the best it can be.”


Gerry & Andrea Ockers

“Thank you for all that you do for Loukas to help him grow and learn each day. Your all soo caring and helpful to him with his school expereinces and life lessons. We appreciate all that you do!!!”


The Drakopoulos Family

“Thank you Mary for your kindness and assistance over the years. When the children walk into the school they are happy to greet you with a warm hello!!! . We appreciate all that you do!!”


The Drakopoulos Family

“Thank you for all the work you do to support the growth and development of Sofie and all her little friends. It's been so exciting and rewarding to watch Sofie as she learns so much, and it's a testament to your patience, love, and caring that you demonstrate each and every day.”


Gerry & Andrea Ockers

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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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