Preschool in Cambridge, MA
Kids find meaning and joy through play. Our dedication to this essential truth is seen in our rich, developmentally appropriate play-based curriculum. Inspired by the progressive education tradition, our classroom environments are carefully designed to promote a sense of wonder, inquiry, and human connection. We trust that the environment is a teacher; our bright spacious classrooms offer quiet spaces for kids to work in tiny groups, cozy corners for being comfortable or alone, and engaging play structures at varying heights and angles for active gross motor and dramatic play.
read moreNewtowne benefits from a richly talented and experienced faculty. The Newtowne School's close knit faculty embraces professionalism that is empowered by communication, collaboration. At Newtowne, we offer programs for children ages 22 months to 5 years. Our core program is available for 3 or 5 days per week and we also offer options for extended day, remote learning, and summer. We invite you to take the following virtual tour to learn more about the learning environments that Newtowne School offers.
read moreWe are committed to providing an enriching educational environment built on relationships and playful exploration. We believe in advancing social justice and that by focusing on children's strengths we promote their inherent capacities to construct knowledge and develop positive social identities. Drawing inspiration from the Reggio Emilia schools in Italy, we use emergent and inquiry-based approaches to curriculum design, where topics emerge from the interests and questions children bring with them into the classroom.
read moreFinancial aid is available based on families' needs and circumstances, including subsidized slots for our Yellow Gulls program. Please contact the director (firstname.lastname@example.org) or the enrollment team (email@example.com) with any questions about applying for financial aid.