Welcome to Sharon L. Hostler Child Development Center

Meet the Center Director

Susan Flemmons
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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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School-Aged

Where children become engaged learners who take pride in academic achievement

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Summer Camp

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

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Meghan E.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching children grow and learn while they are in my class.

Teaching since: 2007

Ashley H.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching the kids grow and expand their education with new and exciting things!

Teaching since: 2009

Mariah H.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: It helps me shape the minds of the future.

Teaching since: 2012

Emma S.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching them learn and grow. When I see a kid having a good day it makes my day better!

Teaching since: 2014

Ashley A.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: No two days are ever the same!

Teaching since: 2005

Crystal H.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: I love being about having a positive presence in a child's life!

Teaching since: 2014

Jessica P.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy watching them grow and empowering them to be life-long learners.

Teaching since: 2007

Tiffany L.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: It is awesome to watch them learn and grow. They are funny and a joy to be around.

Teaching since: 2017

Thomasina T.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love to watch their minds learn and grow and know that I am guiding them to a love of education.

Teaching since: 2011

Gequetta D.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: Everyday is a chance to make a difference. We influence each other!

Teaching since: 2017

Linda H.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy watching them learn new things.

Teaching since: 2009

Stefanie B.

Twos Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching them learn and grow.

Teaching since: 2017

Ashley N.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy watching them grow and learn new things. Also I love being a positive influence on their life

Teaching since: 2011

Sasha B.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I love being a role model to the little ones and I love making a difference.

Teaching since: 2013

Rachel F.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: It is so rewarding to see them understand and master a new skill or concept.

Teaching since: 2017

Tanae A.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: you get to share experiences with them and help them achieve their best.

Teaching since: 2016

Annie J.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: It's always a new adventure everyday! And they teach you so much more than you'd think!

Teaching since: 2018

Dominique J.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I can help children achieve thier best.

Teaching since: 2015

Madison V.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I enjoy watching them grow, learn, and discover new things and have new experiences.

Teaching since: 2016

Kathline G.

Infant Classroom

I love teaching because: It is my passion to create life long learners and to make each child a successful learner

Teaching since: 1987

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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.

“It brings so much peace of mind knowing our daughter loves going to school. Bright Horizons welcomed her into their Toddler classroom with open arms, and ever since, she has flourished mentally and physically.”

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Ashley G. -Bright Horizons Parent

“Bright Horizons has created a wonderful environment for our children to grow and thrive. I am grateful knowing that my son is developing in a safe, healthy, and happy place surrounded by an outstanding staff. Your positive attitude and ability to connect with the kids makes every day better.”

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Allison Q. -Bright Horizons Parent

“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

“My appreciation for the teachers at Bright Horizons goes beyond the words that I can express. They extend themselves daily to our children's learning. Both of my sons were more than prepared to move forward in Kindergarten, thanks to Bright Horizons.”

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Jessica F. -Bright Horizons Parent

“Hi Teachers! I visited your center briefly on Tuesday, May 8th, and I was so impressed by the friendly faces and greetings that you had for me - and you probably didn't even know who I was! Thank you for your dedication to Bright Horizons!”

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Shannon Bouzidi, Talent Acquisition Advisor

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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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