Newtowne School

Newtowne School is a parent cooperative preschool serving children ages two to five. Located at First Church in Cambridge, Newtowne has four large, bright, beautifully-equipped classrooms, a spacious indoor play space and an enclosed outdoor playground, most all of which are shared with the church. Once a ministry of First Church though now an independent non-profit, Newtowne is the pre-school for several First Church families. Newtowne opens in mid-September and closes in June. Vacations generally follow the Cambridge Public School calendar. Camp is offered during the summer.

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