BrightPath Lancaster Child Care Center

"Excellent care and communication; highly recommend for top-notch child care." - Angela Wilson

BrightPath Lancaster Child Care, previously EduKids, has been a staple in the community since 1995. Located near the corner of Transit Road and Como Park Blvd, our dynamically interactive suites and classrooms have helped thousands of children and their families grow with prestigious early childhood development programs. This prestigious center was the first child care facility in the area to receive the highly coveted NAEYC Accreditation. The center features cozy learning environments and safe play areas. BrightPath continues to pride itself on being an integral part of the Lancaster community.


Center Programs



Our program nurtures recognition of familiar figures, motor skill development, and sensory exploration, among other enriching experiences.



Our program encourages exploration, physical development, and communication to foster independence and emotional growth.



We nurture preschoolers with theme-based, interactive learning and cultivate creativity, problem-solving, and independence through hands-on experiences.

Before & After
School Care

Before & After
School Care

Our before & after-school program blends guided activities with self-play, fostering fun, learning, and growth with supportive staff and dedicated spaces.

Tuition and Openings at BrightPath Lancaster

Center Offerings

Healthy Meals & Snacks
Qualified Educators
Dance & Movement
Natural Playground

Our Center Directors can provide more information regarding financial assistance and they can assist you with the process as well.

Our music program offers a researched, systematic approach to nurturing children's social skills and musical development, including singing in tune and rhythmic coordination.

Conveniently nestled amidst ample parking, our center ensures stress-free drop-offs and pickups for our valued families.

All BrightPath centers are completely nut-free, and we work with families with children who have other food sensitivities and allergies to ensure their safety and well-being.

Our Educators are passionate about delivering early years education that empowers and inspires children to create their futures.

Our Yoga program enriches our preschool curriculum, fostering young minds and bodies for lifelong mental and physical well-being through fun, themed sessions.

Our dance programs blend solid technique with fun and creative choreography, fostering both technical skill and expressive, individualistic style in our little ones.

Explore and learn with our natural playgrounds, where adventure meets education in a landscape of fun.

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Center Director

Ashley Howard attended SUNY Fredonia and received her Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education, with a concentration in Spanish. She speaks a little bit of Spanish, and was even able to study abroad in Oaxaca, Mexico. She has a lot of pride in working for BrightPath Kids, formerly known as EduKids, and even attended the original Orchard Park location for pre-school! She has a passion for child care, and her daughter has attended BrightPath since she was a baby. She has been with
Portrait of the BrightPath Lancaster  Director
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