The preschool operates September through May for a total of 32 weeks, Monday through Friday from 8 am until 4 pm during the fall and spring academic terms. Early drop off at 7:30 am and late pick up at 5:30 pm are determined at registration each semester and are subject to change. Enrollment is on a semester-by-semester basis. The program is licensed for children ages 2.9 to five years of age.  

A six week summer nature program is also available. This program operates Monday - Friday from 8 am to 1 pm.

Children of full-time Salem State students receive first priority. Faculty, staff and community children are accepted thereafter. Average weekly enrollment is between 25 and 35 children, most attend on a part-time basis.

  • Children are required to attend a minimum of two days for six hours a week
  • Mornings, afternoons and full days are available

Children must arrive by 9 am to be a part of the morning program.

Download the enrollment application here.