Arts in the Garden School is open Monday through Friday with a rolling admission process. 

Programming is offered for either 3, 4 or 5 day schedules for children ages 2.9 – 5


Morning Program               8:30am – 12:20 pm

Full Day Program                8:30am – 3:30 pm

Afternoon Program            12:40 – 4:30 pm

Extended Day                      8:30am – 4:30 pm


Early Care                            8:00 – 8:30 am

After Care                            4:30 – 5:00 pm




8:30:  Free play with engaging materials including nature and block constructions,

sensory materials,  social interactions, games and discoveries in the garden 

9:15: Snack offered

9:30: Group gathering time

10:00:  Small group work time including art studio activities, project work, 

science and math integrated projects, literacy and writing projects, 

animal interactions, carpentry, cooking, music studio for singing,

multicultural instruments, creative movement and dance,

story songs, dramatic play.

11:30 ~  Clean-up, set table, lunch, story time and storytelling

12:20 ~ Morning children depart



12:40-1:30 ~ stories, journal writing & rest time, napping children in playroom; free play, group gathering
1:30-2:30 ~   focused activity project work, art studio, music, yoga, gardening, animal interactions
2:15-2:45 ~   snack may include children’s food prep/cooking;  
3:30               full day children  depart 
3:30-4:30 ~  focused activity, free play; afternoon program children depart
4:30-5:00 ~ after care


We are closed on federal holidays, winter, spring and summer breaks

and teacher workdays.

We are licensed for 12  children ages 2.9 – 5 plus 2 school-age children

Our teacher/child ratio is between 1:4 and 1:6