Cambridge Preschools & Daycare Centers

This preschool guide is created jointly with Backyard Cambridge to help out Cambridge families.
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Number of spots available as of July 2018
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Bright Horizons At University Park
Cambridgeport
129 FRANKLIN STREET
(617) 575-2656

Not exact # of spots open, can change weekly.

None (Not accepting applications)

Cambridge Family YMCA - A Child's Place
Central Square
820 Massachusetts Ave
617-661-9622

None (Placed on waiting list)

Nurtury
Central Square
243 HARVARD STREET
617-492-3935

None (Placed on waiting list)

Unable to determine at this time.

Aster Montessori
East Cambridge
883 Cambridge St
857-285-6916

Rock ‘n Roll Daycare East Cambridge
East Cambridge
527 Cambridge Street
(857)-259-6890

None (Placed on waiting list)

Whitehead Institute @ Bright Horizons
East Cambridge
1 ROGERS ST ,Cambridge,MA, 02142

Not exact # of spots open, can change weekly.

Garden Nursery School
Harvard Square
24A FARWELL PLACE
(617) 354-4229

One spot open for 3 day class and one spot open for 5 day class... ages 3.9-5 years old. Numerous spots for 2019-2020 school year ages 2.9-5 years. (2, 3, 5 day programs 9am-1pm with early bird and extended day options.)

Newtowne School
Harvard Square
11 Garden Street
(617) 354-0919

1 spot open for 4-5 yr old program (Others placed on waiting list).

Sacramento Street Preschool
Harvard Square
20 Sacramento Street
617.349.6287 x28

5-10 spots open depending on the day

Kiddie Academy
Inman Square
299 Prospect Street
(617) 945-0021

Around 10 spots open. (Others placed on waiting list)

2 spots open for toddler program as of 8/14/18

Bright Horizons at Biogen Idec
Kendall Square
10 Cambridge Ctr. Broadway #9
(617) 621-3383

Not exact # of spots open, can change weekly.

Bright Horizons at Kendall Square
Kendall Square
286 CARDINAL MEDEIROS AVENUE
(617) 577-9532

Not exact # of spots open, can change weekly.

Cambridge Ellis
Mid Cambridge
80 TROWBRIDGE ST
617-354-0014

2 spots open (Others placed on waiting list).

Rock ‘n Roll Daycare Broadway
Mid Cambridge
366 Broadway Street
(857) 259-5211

A couple of spots open (Others placed on waiting list)

Wild Flower Montessori
Mid Cambridge
364A Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02139
617.876.0757

Currently running on a waitlist. Please submit an application if you would like to be added to our waitlist for September 2018.

Bright Horizons at Mass Ave
North Cambridge
2465 Massachusetts Ave
(617) 349-3635

Not exact # of spots open, can change weekly.

Cambridge Montessori
North Cambridge
161 Garden Street
(617) 492-3410

Some spots available for full day and half day for preschools & toddlers

Cambridge Nursery School
North Cambridge
6 Hillside Place
(617) 547-7288

1 or 2 spots open for entire program (Others placed on waiting list).

Wild Rose Montessori
North Cambridge
2284 Massachusetts Ave
(804) 855-8739

None (Placed on waiting list).

Opening this fall.

Pine Village
Porter Square
2067 MASS AVE
(617) 547-4700

Not exact # of spots open, depends on when you enroll.

Children's Village
West Cambridge
15 Bay State Road
(617) 492-1990

A few for 2-3 day programs, none for full week (Placed on waiting list).

Parents' Nursery School
West Cambridge
117 CUSHING STREET
(617) 864-3913

None (Placed on waiting list).

This preschool guide is created jointly with Backyard Cambridge.
Questions / feedback? Let Oliver know!