Welcome to Cornell University Child Care Center

' '

Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Katie W., Daycare Center Director, Cornell University Child Care Center, Ithaca, NY

Meet the Center Director

Katie Weber

150 Pleasant Grove Road
Ithaca, NY 14850

M-F: 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Phone: +1 607-255-1010

NAEYC logo

Our Early Education Programs Offer More Than Daycare

Infant boy crawling and smiling


An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

Toddler girl in a pink coat and two pigtails looking up and smiling


An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

Preschool girl with short, brown, curly hair sitting at a table and smiling


Where curious children become inspired and ready for school

Preschool girl holding a big beach ball outside

Summer Program

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


Meet Our Teaching Team

Heather P., Daycare Lead Teacher, Cornell University Child Care Center, Ithaca, NY

Heather P.

I love teaching because: Knowing that I played a part in children learning brightens my day.

Teaching since: 2001

Serina C., Daycare Teacher, Cornell University Child Care Center, Ithaca, NY

Serina C.

I love teaching because: I like knowing I help build the building blocks of the fundamentals that will help a child grow into a confident, successful adult.

Teaching since: 2000

Courtney B., Daycare Lead Teacher, Cornell University Child Care Center, Ithaca, NY

Courtney B.

I love teaching because: I love working with children because they like to learn new things and try new things

Teaching since: 2014


Bringing Our Curriculum to Life

Scientific experiments for Kids | STEM activities|Safety goggles|Bright Horizons

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.