Welcome to Bright Horizons at Poughkeepsie

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Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Erica D., Daycare Center Director, Bright Horizons at Poughkeepsie, Poughkeepsie, NY

Meet the Center Director

Erica Davis

M-F: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 845-686-9936

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Our Early Education Programs Offer More Than Daycare

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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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Kindergarten Prep

Preparing children for success in kindergarten and beyond

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A place for children’s social and academic skills to flourish

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Summer Program

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


Meet Our Teaching Team

Cynthia S., Daycare Teacher, Bright Horizons at Poughkeepsie, Poughkeepsie, NY

Cynthia S.

I love teaching because: I love working with babies. I feel like it's my calling in life to be a part of their lives, help parents, and meet nice families.

Teaching since: 2005

Kristen L., Daycare Teacher, Bright Horizons at Poughkeepsie, Poughkeepsie, NY

Kristen L.

I love teaching because: When they get something for the first time, their delight is pure and genuine.

Teaching since: 2005

Sherri O., Daycare Lead Teacher, Bright Horizons at Poughkeepsie, Poughkeepsie, NY

Sherri O.

I love teaching because: It gives me great satisfaction know that I have helped a child reach their milestone.

Teaching since: 2001


Bringing Our Curriculum to Life

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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.


Upcoming Events for Families

1st Day of Kindergarten

September 3 | 9am-3pm

Let's Kick off the 2024/2025 School Year as your child's educational journey begins! Now enrolling for the fall!