Brightside Academy Ohio 
Harrisburg Pike Columbus, Ohio

When it comes to preparing your child for grade school and beyond, it’s critical that they get the attention and preparation they need. That’s why the Brightside Academy offers daycare for infants and toddlers, preschool programs, and after school programs for children up to the age of 12.

The Brightside Academy Ohio’s Harrisburg Pike location is a renowned and accredited child care and school readiness provider, located in the Hilltop community. We service children from six weeks to 12-years-old and are located near Imagine Harrisburg Pike Community School, Bridgescape, Tim Hortons, Family Dollar and McDonalds. Our caring staff provides nurturing care in a safe environment and we proudly accept Title XX and private pay.

Meet Our Director

Jill joined Brightside Academy Ohio in 2018 as a preschool teacher and has since worked every role leading up to director. With a passion for early childhood, she has been in childcare for 23 years. She has made it her goal to make sure every child receives the best care and love that WE ALL deserve. Jill aims to continue growing as a professional and to give children at Brightside Academy Ohio the best possible learning experiences that will help them develop in all aspects of life.

Jill has three lovely children: Allie, Memphis and Cruz. She is a proud breast cancer survivor and is involved in many charities related to the cause.

Jill can be reached at

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660 Harrisburg Pike Columbus, OH 43223 | 614-227-0652

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday | 6:00am – 5:30pm 


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Children are born eager to learn. Brightside Academy Ohio’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 – Harrisburg Like receive FREE diapers 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 Ohio-Harrisburg Pike is open from 6:00 am to 5:30 pm and offers state-of-the-art learning facilities for children. Our location is convenient to families living in Woodbury Commons, Franklin Manor, and Canonby Court among other apartment buildings and neighborhoods. Bus lines 3 and 15 have stops right in front of the academy.

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For your convenience Brightside Academy Ohio accepts various forms of payment including government programs like Title XX. We also accept cash, money orders, and credit cards.