Ms. Ashley is the Director at Bright Star Preschool. She has been with us since July, and was previously at our sister school for 7 years. Ms. Ashley will be graduating in May with a degree in Early Childhood Education. She has experience working with special needs children and knows some sign language. Ashley loves being able love, nurture and support the children, teachers and families in our school.
To provide an outstanding Christian preschool program with convenient extended hours, using our academic, multi-experiential curriculum in a safe, clean, nurturing environment, while developing children from 4 weeks to 12 years of age into their full potential, and providing friendly customer service to families from Tucson and Marana.
It is our philosophy that early childhood should be a time of fun, warmth, security, exploring and discovery. We will build upon each child’s interests and share the joy of their newly acquired skills, and increased awareness that comes with each day. We recognize the special uniqueness of each child and will continuously strive to nurture and encourage your child’s individual creativity and self-expression. Our goal is to offer a quality educational experience by developing the whole child: intellectually, socially, emotionally, physically, and spiritually; in a safe, clean and healthy environment. Our friendly, experienced and trained teachers understand the special responsibility in providing quality care for each child entrusted to us.
To continue to provide an outstanding early childhood program for a strong foundation so every child will be successful in kindergarten and be a lifelong learner.
Bright Star Learning Center was opened 2003 when Linda and Ron Kovacs took it over from the previous owners. Linda is the Executive Director and Owner of Bright Star Preschool along with her husband, Ron. She has been working in Early Childhood for 23 years with her start at Satori, a school for gifted children. She and her husband purchased Bright Star 12 years ago with a strong desire to create a quality program where children can grow and develop in all areas and learn from excellent and well trained teachers. Knowing how critical the birth to 6 years are, Linda strives for excellence in her programs, wanting the best for all children.