Bright Stars Learning Academy

5890 Cedar Ln,
Columbia, MD, 21044-0210
     Tel: (410)730-5234
Grades: K - 2 | 66 students
Bright Stars offers a combination of technology and teaching experience necessary to provide children with a strong foundation for their social, emotional, physical and lifetime learning development.
At Bright Stars children improve their developmental skills and find learning fun and exciting in a warm and nurturing environment.
Our small classroom size, technology enhanced learning and comfortable environment promote teaching and learning that enables continuous growth with the primary emphasis of whole child development.
A child’s perception of themselves and those around them becomes clarified through the understanding and guidance of qualified adults who assist them in group experiences.
Our programs reinforce learning concepts via web-based applications, lapware, age-appropriate software, PowerPoint presentations, multimedia presentations and customized technology curricula that emphasizes holidays and other distinguished days of the month.
We provide a computer lab with wireless connection equipped with computers, software applications, educational software, supervised internet connection, printer, scanner and a LCD projector.
As part of our curriculum preschool age and school age children will participate in structured hands-on learning everyday as it relates to classroom instruction.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 2

Student Body

Total Students 66 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 86%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Bright Stars Learning Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Atholton Adventist Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbia Montessori School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hickory Ridge KinderCare (0.3 miles away)
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  • ColumbiaHickory Ridge KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    6185 Sunny Spring
    ColumbiaMD21044
    (410)730-8449
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • ColumbiaLittle Patuxent KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    10820 Little Patuxent Parkway
    ColumbiaMD21044
    (410)730-5757
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.5 mi | 46 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • ColumbiaColumbia Montessori School
    Montessori School
    10508 Marble Faun Ln
    ColumbiaMD21044
    (410)772-8353
    Montessori School
    1 mi | 23 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • ColumbiaAtholton Adventist Academy
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    6520 Martin Road
    ColumbiaMD21044
    (410)740-2425
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    1.3 mi | 213 students | Gr. PK-10                      
  • ColumbiaLornwood Day Care & Gifted Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    10453 Green Mountain Circle
    ColumbiaMD21044
    (410)992-7026
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.4 mi | 20 students | Gr. PK-K                      

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