Full Day Toddler & Preschool
Nature-immersive program for ages 15 months through Kindergarten
UPDATE (7/1/20): We will open as soon as we get the required city and state inspections, which are being delayed by covid-19. Please reach out to learn more and join our waitlist!
Newly-built shopfront one block from the arboretum:
4006 Washington Street
Roslindale, MA 02131
We will spend much of our time outdoors at the Arboretum.
Preschool: 2 years and 9 months through age 6 (end of Kindergarten year)
Toddler: 15 months through 2 years and 9 months
Hours and Schedule
The full-day programs will open in summer 2020.
This is a year-round program.
Our regular hours are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Before school: 8 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
After school: 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
8 - 9 a.m.: Drop-off outdoors at the arboretum
9 a.m.: Morning circle, hike, explore, play, and learn in nature at the arboretum
12 p.m.: Lunch indoors
12:40 p.m.: Nap/quiet time
2 p.m.: Either indoors or outdoors. Read-aloud, shared reading, art, music, social studies, gardening, science, blocks, math, etc.
3:30 p.m.: Pick-up
3:30 - 5:30: After School: Either indoors or outdoors. Free-play, read stories, explore nature, art, blocks, etc.
This is a 5 day/week program. If you wish for your child to attend 4 days/week that is fine but the cost will remain the same.
Preschool tuition (9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.): $1,200/month
Toddler tuition (9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.): $1,500/month
Before School (8 - 9 a.m.): $210/month ($10/hour)
3:30 - 4:30: $210/month ($10/hour)
4:30 - 5:30: $210/month ($10/hour)
There is a $1,000 deposit due at acceptance which will be applied toward your child's last month at BOPN.
How to Apply
Please contact us to add your name to our waiting list.
If your child is ages 2.9 through 6, please consider applying to our half-day programs in Wellesley or the North End. If your child is ages 4 through 6, please consider applying for our half-day afternoon program at the Arboretum.
If you just so happen to know of any suitable real estate for rent next to a beautiful natural area, please let us know.