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About Us

Brightside Academy – 48th & Brown is an accredited Philadelphia child care and school readiness provider. We service children from 6-weeks- to 12-years-old and are conveniently located near Dollar General and Mill Creek Recreation Center. Our caring staff provides nurturing care in a safe, modern, state-of-the-art learning environment. We proudly accept CCIS and offer the Head Start quality program.

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Our Program


Brightside Academy childChildren are born eager to learn. Brightside Academy’s curriculum helps lead children to their full potential and prepares them for success in school and beyond.

Our kindergarten readiness programs teach age-appropriate lessons that encourage development in a safe and nurturing environment. Trained and experienced teachers care for and educate infants, toddlers, and preschoolers in the areas of reading, math, communication and exploration daily.

Kids enrolled at Brightside Academy – 48th & Brown receive FREE diapers, training pants, and wipes while attending the academy!

School-age children benefit from before- and after-school care in a supervised and enriching environment and from a fun summer camp program when school is not in session.

Brightside Academy 48th & Brown is open from 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday to Friday. Families benefit from our diapers program, and the quality free formula and meals available to enrolled children. We have an outdoor playground and are convenient to families living in the public housing and apartment building across the street. Public transit serve the area: train 46th and market stop is close to the academy; on the 64 bus, the closes stop is on 48th and Brown.

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Hours of Operation


Monday6:30 am
6:00 pm
Tuesday6:30 am
6:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am
6:00 pm
Thursday6:30 am
6:00 pm
Friday6:30 am
6:00 pm

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Convenient Payment Options


For your convenience Brightside Academy accepts various forms of payment including government voucher/subsidy programs like CCIS and Head Start. We also accept cash, money orders, and credit cards.

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