Full Day Toddler & Preschool
Nature-immersive program for ages 15 months through Kindergarten
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 spring 2020.
Anticipated start date for toddler class: May 1
Anticipated start date for preschool class: June 1
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 waitlist!
Please schedule a visit to see our program in action!
If your child is 2.9 - 6 years of age, either register for half-day preschool (we have current openings), or put your name on the waitlist for full-day preschool. Children who are age 0 through 2.9 will be put on the waitlist for the toddler program.
Update: We currently have one full-day preschool opening from June 1 through September 26 (it is unusual for us to have short-term openings like this).