Programs and Classes

Learn about our parent-child and cooperative programs for the school year and summer camp.

The information below is for our 2022-2023 school year. To inquire about openings in the current school year, please email membership@mvpns.org.

Note about Covid-19: We are committed to keeping our students and community safe and healthy during this pandemic. Our program is currently held in our large outdoor learning environment, unless in heavy rain. We require everyone on campus over age 2 to be masked. All adults entering our gates must be fully vaccinated and boosted by April 18, 2022. To see our 2021-2022 Covid-19 rules and protocols, click here.


Parent and Child Program

Parents attend class with their child once a week. The child must be of age by September 1st to attend. The school year runs from September through May.

Children reading a book together

Toddlers (15 months old by 9/1 and walking: child’s birthdate falls between 9/2/2020 - 6/1/2021)

The Toddler program allows parents to share in their child’s first school experience.

Toddler TUE 3:00-5:00 PM

Toddler's Program Details »

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Cooperative Programs

Parents participate in the classroom about one day per week. MVPNS offers monthly events including socials and educational lectures covering topics ranging from early childhood development to parenting strategies to kindergarten preparedness. Families take on roles and attend events that benefit the community. The child must be of age by September 1st to attend. The school year runs from September through May.

children playing in school garden

Twos / Young Threes

(2 years old by 9/1 child’s birthdate falls between 9/2/2019 - 9/1/2020) *Birthdate must be before 3/1/2020 to join optional 3rd day

A warm and inviting start to nursery school, children begin exploring a new environment and build cornerstones of social-emotional development.

2-3 years MON/WED 8:55-11:25 AM
2-3 years TUE/THU 8:55-11:25 AM
2.5-4 years FRI 8:55-11:25 AM (optional 3rd day)

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Threes / Young Fours

(2 years and 9 months old by 9/1 child’s birthdate falls between 9/2/2018 - 12/1/2019) *Birthdate must be before 3/1/2020 to join optional 3rd day

Children have a safe and supportive environment where they can develop a sense of trust with teachers (and other adults) and be with other children.

3-4 years TUE/THU 8:55-11:45 AM
2.5-4 years FRI 8:55-11:25 AM (optional 3rd day)

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Three and a Half to Fives

(3 years and 6 months old by 9/1: child’s birthdate falls between 9/2/2017 - 3/1/2019)

Children build on the foundation from prior preschool years. Play remains a focus, but curiosity about writing, letters, and counting start to take root.

3.5-5 years MON/WED/FRI 8:55-11:45 AM
3.5-5 years MON/WED/THU 12:40-3:30 PM
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Summer Camp

Every June, we hold four weekly sessions of summer camp for current students after the school year ends. (3 days per week)

child enjoying water play