Bright Horizons at West 96th Street

Welcome to Our Center

Welcome! This is an exciting stage in your child’s early education, and our talented team of caring teachers is here to inspire learning, encourage confidence, and nurture your child's growth and development. Our World at Their Fingertips curriculum features an arts program that sparks creativity, a language program that fosters an interest in reading, a science program that stimulates curiosity, and more. There’s always something new to explore. And our convenient location, schedules that accommodate your busy workday, and an open-door policy make it easy to stay involved. Visit us and come see what we’re all about!

Amanda Brooks - Center Director

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Enrichments & Extracurricular Activities

Art Studio

Extra inspiration through mediums, styles, experimentation, and introduction to the masters

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Garden Works

Science lessons through actual digging, planting, cultivating, and growing

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Handwriting Without Tears

Tools and extra exercises to practice putting A,B,Cs into print (preschool and above)

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Movement Matters

Yoga, balance, dance, climbing and more to support physical expression, interests, and skills

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Second Language

Games, art, and songs to introduce a new language, a new culture, and a new way to see the world

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Sign Language

ASL-inspired signs for our youngest learners to communicate before verbal skills take off

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STEM

Experimenting with tomorrow’s skills in activities that go beyond our regular curriculum

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What's for Lunch?

For an additional fee, children can receive healthy meals provided by Little Green Gourmet. All of our meals provide nutritious choices and a great start for a healthy lifestyle while also meeting dietary requirements.
 

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Meet Our Center Team

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Our Community

Our families come from nearby communities, creating a close-knit environment and strong parent partnerships. Whether we’re close to home or near the office, our center is ideal for busy working families and easy to get to – for pick-up and drop-off or to stop in for a visit.

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Our Graduates

Children graduate Bright Horizons programs with the skills they need to succeed in private or public school. In surveys, kindergarten and first grade teachers report that Bright Horizons graduates are enthusiastic learners who are socially and academically ready for the years ahead.

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Health & Safety

Your child’s health and safety are our top priority. Our centers have strict guidelines for cleanliness and security and we’re proud to be recognized as a health-and-wellness model for child care centers by the Partnership for a Healthier America.

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