Garden Nursery School Preschool Programs

By Garden Nursery School

Our preschool classrooms are open to children ages 2.9 to 5 years old.

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Monday through Friday.

2022-2023 Class Schedule -

  • 2-Day Program (Tuesday and Thursday),

  • 3-Day Program (Monday, Wednesday, Friday)

  • 5-Day Program (M-F)

  • Additional options include 8:30-9:00 am Early Bird drop-off as well as 1:00-3:00 pm Extended Day.

Ages: 2 to 5.

Grades Preschool through Kindergarten.

We welcome all applicants who are the appropriate age and whose families accept the responsibilities of a cooperative preschool.

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Tracilee Tracy
Administrative Director

Application required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Garden Nursery School Application Form.

Applying for School Year 2023-2024

Our application is available online and a $55 application fee can be paid via a PayPal link embedded in the application.

Garden Nursery School, P.O. Box 382310, Cambridge, MA 02238-2310.


Tuition is paid in three installments. Below you will find current tuition rates. Rates for the upcoming school year are finalized in early May. Please note that, based on budget projections for the following school year, there can be 0-10% increase in rates each year. 2022-2023 Tuition yearly rates are:

  • 2 day/week: $6,300
  • 3 day/week: $8,760
  • 5 day/week: $14,140
  • The cost of Extended Play (1-3PM every day) for the 2022-2023 school year is $40/day.
  • The cost of Early Birds (8:30-9 AM) for the 2021-2022 school year is $12/day.
  • Financial Aid and/or Scholarship Available

Families seeking financial assistance should contact us at


  • In-person only.

24A Farwell Place
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

Neighborhood 9 and West Cambridge

Additional information

Our program options include an early-bird drop-off time and some children stay on for an optional extended day program which includes a quiet time and small group play.