Why choose Bright Stars?

Finding the right care for your child can seem very overwhelming.  As a parent, you need assurance that your child is safe and happy in a child care environment that is fun, educational and nurturing.Bright Stars is located in a beautiful large,spacious detached premises with off road parking.We are a graduate led nursery with staff having a degree specific to the care and education of children (B.A. Early Childhood Studies - Stranmillis  University). We are a local family doing what we love, working with children for 30+ years in the childcare/education sector. We assure you, your little one will experience a superb start in life.

Bright Stars offer :




We have a keypad entry system which secures front and back doors.

We also have monitored C.C.T.V. within the nursery to further enhance security.

Every staff member is trained in fire & safety risk assessment.


All staff are qualified with a minimum level 3 in childcare and    education.

Staff qualified in first aid, child protection and child behaviour.

Our staff are friendly approachable professionals.


Bright Stars is approved and monitored my Social Services and other  professionals such as the Northern Ireland Early Years Team.

Our staff are dedicated to carrying out daily observations to establish how to further the learning and development of the children in their care.

Our premises are regularly checked by other professionals such as Health  and Safety experts, Environmental Health, Fire Authorities     etc.








Enjoying the company of other boys and girls encourages children's    social   skills such as taking turns and sharing etc. Children also learn  essential skills   through repetitive play.

We pride ourselves on our welcoming, friendly atmosphere where your  little one is nurtured in a home from home environment.

We follow guidelines from the Early Years Team and the Northern  Ireland Preschool curriculum.

We provide a vast range of age appropriate activities to cover all areas of  development.

We offer top quality equipment, educational toys and learning resources.

All furniture and resources are of a high standard and quality.

Policies and procedures are in place and strictly adhered to thus  protecting and safeguarding all children.


Convenient location on approach roads to Portadown town centre ,Craigavon, Armagh, Tandragee and many surrounding rural areas.

We open for your convenience from 7-30am.

We offer school pick ups for those who need it.

We have a very successful settling in policy and parents are most  welcome to phone at any time to check on progress.


At Bright Stars we have a fully qualified approved Chef.

All food is fresh and cooked on the premises in our 5 star kitchen.

We cater for all dietary requirements.


Peace of mind ( priceless ) knowing that your little one is safe, warm and  loved in a homely caring professional environment.

We strive to keep our prices as competitive as possible whilst maintaining  high standards.

We offer a 10% discount for the first month whilst your little one is settling  in.

We offer a discount for two or more children within the same family.

Bright Stars is on Facebook where you can check out all the latest information, photos and comments from families happy with the service we provide.

Contact us

Bright Stars

24 Mahon Road


BT62 3EF

028 38989096


Opening times

Monday to Friday :7.30am - 6pm

Saturday :Closed

Sunday :Closed