Full Day Toddler & Preschool

Nature-immersive program for ages 15 months through Kindergarten 

UPDATE (1/18/21): The full-day program will open in April and all spots are filled.  Please see our half-day program.


11 Delford Street 

Roslindale, MA 02131

Drop-off is at the arboretum and we will spend much of our time there.


Age Eligibility

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

This program will operate year-round.

Our hours will be Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

Daily Rhythm

8:30 - 9:00 a.m.: Drop-off outdoors at the arboretum

9 a.m.: Morning circle, hike, explore, play, and learn 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 



This is a 5 day/week program.  (Children may attend 4 days/week for the same cost).

Preschool tuition: $1,400/month

Toddler tuition: $1,700/month

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 complete our brief interest form here.  We will follow up with you by phone or email.

Please feel free to reach out to Admissions@bopn.org.

We look forward to meeting you!

Please note that while BOPN has a friendly relationship with the Arboretum and MassHort, all are separate organizations and the Arboretum or MassHort are not involved with organizing or operating BOPN's programs.

Nondiscrimination statement:

Boston Outdoor Preschool Network admits students of any race to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at BOPN and does not discriminate on the basis of race in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship programs, and other school-administered programs.