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About Us

Brightside Academy-East Liberty, near Bakery Square, is a recognized and accredited child care and school readiness provider. Located close to local businesses Rainbow Kidspot, Bats Barbers, and Family Eye Vision, we offer nurturing care in a safe environment. We service children from 6-weeks- to 12-years-old and are proud to offer quality preschool programs PA Pre-K Counts and Head Start.

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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.

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 East Liberty is open until 10pm. We are convenient to families living along Larimer Avenue, in Garfield Commons, Woodside Village or New Pennley among other neighborhoods. Nearby bus stops service routes 71C, P1, 86, 88, 82, 77, 71A, 87S, 87M, 71B, 74, and 89.

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Hours of Operation


Monday6:30 am
6:30 pm
Tuesday6:30 am
6:30 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am
6:30 pm
Thursday6:30 am
6:30 pm
Friday6:30 am
6:30 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. This location participates in the PA Pre-K Counts and Head Start programs. We also accept cash, money orders, and credit cards.

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