Enrolling in GNS


Garden Nursery School is an urban school community in Cambridge, where the different perspectives, experiences, and dignity of each child, teacher, and family are respected. We welcome all applicants who are the appropriate age and whose families accept the responsibilities of a cooperative preschool.

Garden Nursery School does not evaluate applicants because we understand that children grow and develop at their own pace and we believe that all children deserve a warm, nurturing preschool experience. We are committed to maintaining a diverse student body.

Garden Nursery School does not discriminate in its employment, educational opportunities, programs, activities, or facilities on the basis of race, color, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religious beliefs, national origin, ancestry, or genetics.

Applications for the remaining spots for the 2016-2017 school year are currently open. Applications will be processed in the order in which they are received. Applications for the 2017-2018 school year can be submitted starting at the Open House, November 19, 2016. Further information regarding the application process will be posted in September.

Families are highly encouraged to attend our Open House or take a tour of our school as part of their decision-making process.

Applications should be mailed to:

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


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