Preschool Class

The Preschool Class is full.
We are enrolling for September 2018
Please contact the Program Office for information
Minimum Enrollment is 2 days/week
**"Part-time" indicates fewer than 5 days/week.
The Preschool Room does not have partial-day enrollment

Contact us for a tour!

The GraceWorks Early Childcare Program is licensed by the Department of Early Education for Children (DEEC) to provide year-round care for a combined count of 53 children/day for our toddler, preschool and pre-kindergarten programs. 
In our Preschool Class children ages 2.9 to 4 years old enjoy a stimulating, learning environment.  The children are exposed to activities which promote school readiness skills. They have the opportunity to play, create and explore inside and outdoors everyday.  Children go on a few field trips each year, mainly during the summer months.

The Preschool curriculum follows guidelines approved by the Department of Early Education and Care (DEEC).
GraceWorks has a transition plan in place when acclimating new preschoolers to the classroom.  Please click here to see the Preschool Transition Plan.

Sonia R. , Makayla P. , Maddie G. and  Melissa D. teach in the Preschool Room, which is licensed for 17 children/day. 

Click here to view the preschool daily schedule.

 Families provide lunch.  GraceWorks provides morning and afternoon snacks and extra drinks.
Please: NO NUT PRODUCTS or foods processed in factories which process nuts

As of January 2, 2018
Cost is $64/day (vouchers accepted)

Drop-in days (for enrolled children only) are $69/day

If you would like to tour GraceWorks, please call 781-306-0060 and speak with
Diane Harrington, Director or Laurie Marr, Assistant Director


Preschool Room Staff  

Sonia R.  came to GraceWorks in October 2016, and has reached the level of Director II in DEEC certifications.   She has her Associates Degree in Education.  As Lead Teacher in the Preschool room Sonia brings years of varied experience and skill development in the field of Early Childhood Education.  
Makayla P.  came to GraceWorks in November 2014, while she was still in high school.   She has now graduated from the Medford Vocational High School with a specialization of  Early Childhood Education   She is DEEC certified as an Toddler/Preschool teacher.   Makayla has had lots of experience working in day care and afterschool settings and also was a cheerleader coaching assistant for children.
Melissa D. has worked at GraceWorks on and off since 2011.  She is DEEC certified as an Infant/Toddler and Preschool teacher, and also certified as Director I and Director II level.  She currently works in the Medford Public School Afterschool Program in addition to working part-time at GraceWorks.  Melissa has her B.A. degree.
Maddie G. joined the GraceWorks teaching team in February 2018.  She has her B.A. in Theater Arts.  She is currently studying for her Masters degree in Early Education.