Welcome to Gettysburg's Growing Place

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Meet the Center Director

Sherry Yingling

M-F: 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Phone: (717) 337-8211

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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

Donna I.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: it gives me pleasure to invest in the lives of children

Teaching since: 2007

Lindsay G.

School Age

I love teaching because: I like to inspire children to learn and grow

Teaching since: 2011

Diane H.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching the infants grow and learn under my care

Teaching since: 2007


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.

“Dear Ms. Brianna, Ms. Jamie, and staff, Thank you for pouring love into our kids each day! Your smiles light up Preschool C! My daughter has grown tremendously under your guidance and teaching. Know that you are appreciated all year long! Smiles, Justina”



“Thank you Ms. Jamie for being the loving, caring, creative and smart teacher that you are! We are so grateful for you! You rock! Jen & Sophia”


Jennifer (daughter Sophia)

“Thank you Ms. Brianna for all you do for Soph and her classmates! You are wonderful, loving, caring and smart and we are so grateful for you! You Rock! Jen & Sophia”


Jennifer (daughter Sophia)

“Ms Diane and Ms Donna have made Lane's transition into daycare (and mom's transition back to work!) so much easier. Dad enjoys chatting at drop off and pick up, and always reports that Lane seems so happy any time he is there! THANK YOU for taking such great care of all the little ones, everyday!”


Laurel Miller

“Happy Teacher's Appreciation Day !!!”



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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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