We Value Your Kids

Our Philosopy

Brite Beginnings Early Learning & Development Center strives to provide the highest quality childcare that promotes and enhances each child’s development; while assuring our parent’s peace of mind in the care and service we render.

Brite Beginnings provides a safe, nurturing and developmentally appropriate program which fosters active learning, support for the whole child, and a child friendly environment.

Our philosophy is based on a structured, safe, and nurturing environment. Our values are family, safety, discovery, and play. Every day is planned to encourage each child to experience success, to develop a positive self-image and to help them develop the social, emotional, physical, creative and intellectual aspects of their personality.

What Parents Say

  • So thankful I found Brite Beginnings for my children!  I can focus on my work day knowing my children are safe and happy!
    Brandon Keltert
    Happy Father
  • With two children and a full time job I am thankful to have a reliable daycare provider in Brite Beginnings.  Knowing that they are eating well and with people who care for them as their own means the world to me!
    Jenifer Greene
    Mother of Two
  • Love that Brite Beginnings is always working on projects or activities with my daughter.  From challenging her to meet developmental milestones to painting, there is always something fun for her to do!
    Marci Trainer
    Clifton Park Mom

Meet Our Staff

As the new owner of Brite Beginnings, I look forward to learning more about your family.

Kim Wright

Working diligently to keep your children happy and safe throughout each day.

Hailey Murphy

Preparing delicious and healthy balanced meals for your little ones daily.

Charlie Dupuis


From the Blog


Lifetouch portraits and/or payments are due no later than Friday, December 11th.  Parents are responsible for any portraits that are not returned to the center.

Important Reminders

Please be sure your child has a hat, gloves and jacket every day — especially the school age children as they have to wait outside for the bus. As per NYS Regulations, we are not allowed to...

November Parent Reminders

November Parent Reminders The weather is getting colder, but we will still be going outside.  Please be sure your child is dressed appropriately for the weather. As per NYS Regulations, we are not...

Toys for Tots 2014

Brite Beginnings is proud to offer a collection box for Toys for Tots again this year.  Toys for Tots collects donations of brand-new toys to be given as Christmas presents to children in need. ...

Mitten & Hat Tree Fundraiser

Mitten & Hat Tree Fundraiser All Month Long We know that winter is not here yet and may not be something people are ready to even think about, but in preparation for the winter, we are asking...

October Community Connections

October Community Connections Brite Beginnings Discount Cards We would like to thank everyone that helped and to sell or bought a Brite Beginnings Discount Card!  We were able to collect a solid...
Rain, Rain, Go Away!

Rain, Rain, Go Away!

In need of a rainy day activity?  Check out this Homemade Microwave Puffy Paint !  The children love when we use puffy paint here – it’s really fun to make and cool to look at. ...

What are YOU thankful for?

Next week, the teachers and children will be talking about what it means to be thankful and what they are thankful for.  We will be encouraging the children to share what they are thankful for...

CompuChild classes to resume in October!

Children ages 3-5 will have the opportunity to participate in CompuChild classes (small group – no more than 5 children per group) lead by Ms. Mary once a week beginning in early October. ...

Valentine’s Day!

Brite Beginnings will be celebrating Valentine’s Day on Friday, February 13th.  If you would like to sign up to bring something in for your child’s party, please feel free to do so...

Welcome, New Team Members!

We’d like to give a special welcome to all of our new team members! All of us at Brite Beginnings are very happy to have these new ladies as a part of our team! We know you will be such an...

September Family of the Month: The Shippey Family

September Family of the Month: The Shippey Family The Shippey family, Jen, Will, Isabella (3), and Alexandra (1), have been a part of the Brite Beginnings community since 2011.  Ever since they...

August Employee of the Month: Stephanie Domanico

August Employee of the Month: Stephanie Domanico Stephanie Domanico has been a part of the Brite Beginnings team for the past 7 years.  She is warm and nurturing with every child in her care. ...