From the North: via Rte. 128/I-95: Take exit 32B, Middlesex Tpk. At the end of the ramp turn left at the light. At the third stoplight (0.5 miles), turn right onto Adams Street. Go about 1 mile and turn right onto Coolidge Ave. The school is on the right, on the first floor of Pilgrim Congregational Church. Please park to the left of the building and enter the school through … [Read more...]

Contact Us

55 Coolidge Avenue Lexington, MA 02420 781-861-8853 … [Read more...]

About PNS

Pilgrim Nursery School (PNS) is a nonsectarian, non-profit preschool. We have served Lexington and surrounding towns since 1967. We are located on the first floor of the Pilgrim Congregational Church UCC, which is situated in a quiet residential neighborhood. PNS facilities include three classrooms and a spacious indoor gross motor room. We also have a kitchen used by the … [Read more...]

Parent Participation

Parents are always welcome in the classroom, but not required. If you would like to share a skill, do a special project, read a story or just spend some time in your child’s classroom please speak to your child’s teacher! Parents can also volunteer to be a Parent Representative. Parent Reps. help with Open Houses & fundraising. Please see the Director if you’re interested. … [Read more...]

The Daily Schedule

The following schedule is a flexible outline which may be modified as needed. 9:00-10:30am - free choice, activity time & art 10:30-10:45am - clean up, bathroom/hand washing & snack time 10:45-11:30am - journal time, group time (stories, songs, games, etc.) 11:30-12:00pm - gross motor time either outdoors or inside 12:00pm- pick up time Optional Lunch … [Read more...]

Parent-Teacher Conferences

Conferences will be held in mid-December. Sign-up sheets will be available well in advance.  Written progress reports are also done in May and will be distributed to each family. Any child that is on an Individual Educational Plan will also have an additional progress report written & distributed in March. Also, at anytime teachers are available to schedule an individual … [Read more...]

Weather Cancellations

Pilgrim Nursery School will always cancel if the Lexington Public Schools are delayed or closed due to the weather. If the driving conditions are judged to be too hazardous, PNS also reserves the right to cancel school, even if Lexington Public hasn’t cancelled. Always check the school’s answering machine for an up-to-the-date announcement @ 781-861-8853. Please note that any … [Read more...]