A nonprofit K-9 STEM school, Acera employs assessment, Individual Learning Plans, differentiated instruction, independent projects, and flexible groupings to enable a customized learning experience for each student.
Ballet Arts Centre of Winchester was founded in 1990 with the goal of offering the Winchester area a unique, quality program of dance designed to meet the needs of a wide range of students of varying ages and levels. In the years since, the school has become an established and integral part of the community and is recognized as one of the area’s leading schools for quality dance training. In 1999 BAC performed its first "Nutcracker" ballet which continues still as a bi-annual performance, giving students of all ages the opportunity to audition and perform in a professional production.
A private, non-profit, Montessori school (the oldest Montessori primary school in New England), serving children ages two years five months to six years of age. We provide a carefully crafted, beautiful environment where children gain independence, confidence, and essential skills for life-long creative thinking and learning.
We are a proud, family owned school for children aged 6 weeks to 6 years licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education & Care. We are committed to supporting the needs of all families with inclusion our biggest priority. We love and value the diversity within our community and school. Our play-based curriculum puts the needs of children first and foremost. Every child has a unique learning pathway. We acknowledge each pathway and work to develop each child with a curriculum that addresses the whole child.
We offer classes for children ages 2.9 to 5+ years and cap our classes at 12 children. In addition, the Neighborhood Cooperative offers "Grow with Me," a program for children ages 24 - 36 months with a parent or caregiver.
We are a school of families, not just children, and all members learn and grow together within a supportive community. Parents assist in the classroom on a rotating basis, intimately sharing their children's first school experience.
A parochial school associated with St. Mary's Parish, St. Mary’s Early Learning Center is dedicated to providing opportunities for the child to develop his/her potential: spiritually, intellectually, socially, and emotionally, in a secure, caring and stimulating environment.
St. Mary's School offers:
A non-profit, non-sectarian program, owned and operated by Crawford Memorial United Methodist Church. Our curriculum mixes structure with plenty of flexibility for young active minds, taught by a highly qualified team of teachers in a happy nurturing environment. The Nursery School program (ages 3–5 years) is licensed by the Dept. of Early Education and Care of Massachusetts and is in compliance with all Health and Safety Regulations of the Town of Winchester. It is also accredited by the National Academy of Early Childhood Programs.
Winchester Cooperative Nursery School offers a positive, first-school experience for preschool children and their families. WCNS provides a welcoming and supportive community that fosters learning and development in a nurturing environment. Working together, parents and teachers create a unique relationship that enhances opportunities for families to play, grow and learn together.
Winchester School of Chinese Culture (WSCC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to teach the language and traditional culture of China through classroom instructions, the arts, and cultural events and to promote and engage in cultural exchanges and civic activities to develop and sustain community-school partnerships.