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BBB Accredited Business since

Bright Start Academy

Additional Locations

Phone: (401) 949-5461 688 Putnam Pike, Greenville, RI 02828 http://brightstartri.com



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Description

Bright Start Academy specializes in teaching children from 3 through 5 years of age, as well as school aged children from 5 years through 12 years of age. Here at Bright Start Academy, we pride ourselves on small classrooms where children learn MATH, SCIENCE, ARTS, MUSIC. On a weekly basis the children have music class, sign language class, science workshop, tunes and tales. The children are part of the Feinstein Junior Scholars program, where they will take time to help the community with various workshops.


BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Bright Start Academy meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.


Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Bright Start Academy include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
  • Response to 1 complaint(s) filed against business
  • Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business

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Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details

1 complaint closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 1
Total Closed Complaints 1

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Bright Start Academy
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: May 02, 2012 Business started: 07/31/1999 in RI Business started locally: 07/31/1999
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Consumer Protection Unit
150 South Main Street, Providence RI 02903
http://www.riag.ri.gov/home/ContactUs.php
Phone Number: (401) 274-4400

Type of Entity

Sole Proprietorship

Business Management
Mrs. Kerri Lemanski, Owner
Contact Information
Principal: Mrs. Kerri Lemanski, Owner
Number of Employees

8

Business Category

CHILD CARE CENTERS CHILD CARE CONSULTANTS CHILDRENS & FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT CHILDREN`S PLAY PROGRAMS INSTRUCTION CHILD PARENT DEVELOPMENT CENTERS SCHOOLS LANGUAGE TRAINING AIDS MUSIC INSTRUCTION-INSTRUMENTAL TEACHERS AGENCIES Child Day Care Services (NAICS: 624410)

Hours of Operation
M: 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
T: 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
W: 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Th: 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
F: 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open year round
Method(s) of Payment
Cash
Check
Money Order
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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview


BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.
Details

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.