Play Based Curriculum

Parent Cooperative Preschool

High Adult-to-Child Ratio

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"I know why you love my school: because it's beautiful. But I love my school because it feels like home."

Russell student to her mom

What makes us special?

Children in a sunlit room chopping vegetables for snack using safe chopping tools
We serve warm, organic whole-food based snacks, prepared daily by children and teachers
Two children using curved flat wooden shapes to construct a dome on the classroom carpet
We emphasize natural materials and simple playthings that leave scope for children’s imaginations
Two children watching intently as a teacher uses a sowing machine
We have a mixed age classroom, with a low student to teacher ratio
A child playing with wood mulch chips on a colorful wooden bench which circles around a tree
Children play outdoors in almost any weather


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Please contact us to learn more about our programs and to schedule a tour.

(617) 926-0511 or