Welcome to Bright Horizons at Inova Mount Vernon

Meet the Center Director

Julia Diaz

M-F: 6:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 703-664-7270

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Our Educational Programs

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Infants

An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

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Toddler/Twos

An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

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Preschool

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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Summer Camp

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

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Darnella S.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: they bring so much joy into my life

Teaching since: 1996

Shakila G.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: The early years are the most important time of a child's life. I watn to make those years as enjoyable as possible for them.

Teaching since: 1987

Maricel A.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love their innocence. Teaching children allows me to feel youthful. I enjoy teaching them while they are young and ready to explore.

Teaching since: 2013

Charlotte A.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: they are honest and genuine open books.

Teaching since: 2004

Connie C.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: It brings me joy to know that I can make a difference in a child's life

Teaching since: 1993

Jetavia H.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy working with children to help them grow up to be prosperous young adults

Teaching since: 2010

Theresa W.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: "• I enjoy teaching young children because of what they can do and how they learn. "

Teaching since: 1992

Cheri R.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love teaching because I believe that children are our future and I want to be a part of their educational journey. Most of all, I love children.

Teaching since: 2008

Sharnicka M.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love teaching children because it allows me to tap into my creative side, I think of myself as a big kid at heart.

Teaching since: 2008

Christine T.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I love teaching children because it allows me the chance to tap into my inner child; I love laughing, being silly but most of all being someone that a child can depend on

Teaching since: 2006

Amani H.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching them develop into their own person with their own personality.

Teaching since: 2014

Erin C.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy seeing their personalities develop.

Teaching since: 2012

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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 Works

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 so much for taking care of our baby girl. She always smiles when she sees you at drop off and we can tell she is happy. We appreciate that more than we can put into words. ”

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Christine H. -Bright Horizons Parent

“We can’t thank you enough for all the love & attention you pour into Max! His confidence had greatly improved & he is more social around the neighborhood!! Thank you much for all that you do!!! Guada & Antonio”

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Guada & Antonio

“Thank you all for creating such a fun learning environment for Ezra. We can tell how invested you all are in the development of all the kids and in providing creative ways for them to learn and think. We appreciate all you do.”

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Nadia & Rick

“Thank you all so much for providing such a nurturing environment for George. He loves being around all his teachers and friends and we know that he is developing in a safe, fun, and warm environment.”

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Nadia & Rick

“Thank you, thank you, thank you! For your positive attitudes, energy, smiles and helping me grow! xo, Owen & Laura”

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Owen

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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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