Enrollment Information

Applications are accepted after a tour of our school has been completed.

Please contact us at 617.926.0511 if you'd like to schedule a tour.

Enrollment Information

Children must turn three by September 1 of the fall they will be eligible for enrollment at Russell.  Limited enrollment spots may be available for children who are 2 years 9 months old by September 1st and are exhibiting preschool readiness.

Our admissions policy is to create classes balanced in age, gender and ethnicity.  Children range in age from three to five and may attend three, four, or five days per week.  There is a maximum enrollment of 20 children per day.

Russell Preschool provides equal opportunity for all  applicants and their families, and all employees. No person shall be subjected to unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, national origin, physical ability or physical challenge, religion, political beliefs, gender identification or expression, sexual orientation, age, family composition, marital status, disability or veteran status.

Parents of prospective students must tour the school and meet with a member of the enrollment committee before receiving an application.  Tours are scheduled individually beginning in October. To request a tour, e-mail info@russellpreschool.org or call (617) 926-0511.


The tuition rate for the 2022-2023 school year is $2,865 per day and annual tuition is based on the number of days per week your child attends school.

Annual Tuition 2022-2023:

3 days / week - $8,595
4 days / week - $11,460
5 days / week - $14,325

Application Procedure

Due to current health and safety concerns we have modified our application process.  Please contact us directly for details.

E-mail us at info@russellpreschool.org or call the school at (617) 926-0511 to arrange a tour.  Optionally, as a time saver, feel free to fill out our inquiry form instead and someone from our staff will get in touch with you as soon as possible.

Please note:  If Russell School enrollment is filled during the fall enrollment period winter applications will continue to be taken for waiting pool status.