Now Enrolling for the FCNS Summer Extension Program

June 17th through August 23rd!

Toddler Program starting at 2.0 years (24 months)

with part-time and full-time openings

Some limited preschool/pre-k openings for 2024/2025

Child-directed play is at the heart of FCNS.

We are a leading nature-based preschool in the Metrowest area, providing quality education and care for children aged 2.0 to 5 years old.

New Hours for 2024/2025

Before-School care starting at 8:00 AM and After-School care until 5:00 PM!

Sets of hands working together.

Nature-based education

We believe in the importance of providing children with opportunities to explore and investigate the natural world around them.

Toddler, Preschool & Pre-K classes

School year programming for children starting at 2.0 (24 months), Preschool age (3-year-olds) and Pre-K (4 and up). Toilet training NOT required.

School year and Summer programs

School Year is September through June and the Summer Extension Program is June, July & August.

Play-based emergent curriculum

Emergent curriculum that meets the needs of individual children with a focus on nature education.

Kids by the stream

Class schedules

We offer 9am to 1pm and 9am to 3pm classes, Tuesday/Thursday (2-days), Monday/Wednesday/Friday (3-days) and Monday through Friday (5-days) options.

Dedicated staff

Warm, experienced and nurturing staff with diverse experiences and backgrounds. We have low teacher: student ratios.

2024/2025 enrollment

We are touring for the 2024/2025 school year. Tours are scheduled between 10am and 12pm so that parents can see the school in action. Use the “Contact Us” form below to inquire about setting up a time to come visit. You can take a look at our virtual tours on our website.

Contact Us

Framingham Centre Nursery School

24 Vernon St, Framingham, MA 01701 | Phone: 508-875-8260 | [email protected]

If you have questions about our preschool program or would like to set up a tour, feel free to send us a message or give us a call at 508-875-8260. We will get back to you as soon as possible. 


Licenses and Certifications

ERAFANS Certified Educator

Completed the Nature-based Teacher Certification, Level 1, with the Eastern Region Association of Forest and Nature Schools (ERAFANS)