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Beacon Hill Nursery School has Interim Executive Director

As the newly named interim executive-director of Beacon Hill Nursery School, Chad Small is looking forward to September with great enthusiasm. “New school years are a really cool, wonderful time,” Small said. “September is really when the action starts. When all the kids and teachers get back, that’s when it gets exciting.” Small was raised [...]

Beacon Hill Nursery School Dedicates ‘Menino Chair’

Beacon Hill Nursery School (BHNS) held the official dedication for its “Menino chair” on Wednesday in memory of the former Boston mayor. Carved from a tree trunk, the 40-inch wide wooden chair is among the elements of the nursery school’s front playground. It honors Thomas M. Menino, who visited the school on several occasions during [...]

Beacon Hill Nursery School to Open Front Playspace

To mark its 60th anniversary, the Beacon Hill Nursery School will open a newly renovated front play-space on its Joy Street campus in mid-September. Acton landscape architect Holly Ben-Joseph designed the playground that features educational elements for children ages 2 to 6, including a discovery/science center, as well as a full-body length slate board, mirror [...]

Stanley Cup Visits Beacon Hill Nursery School

Andrew Ference, defenseman for Boston Bruins and father of BHNS students, started his day with the cup off at BHNS. The school welcomed nearly 300 people for coffee, smoothies, and pastries on their front playground and photos with Andrew and the Stanley Cup on the back playscape. Beacon Hill TImes, September 5, 2011

A Celebration Through the Ages at Beacon Hill Nursery School

On May 5th and 6th, Beacon Hill Nursery School hosted over 150 grandparents and special friends, including 5 of 6 legacy families, at the school for its annual “Grandparents and Special Friends Day”. In its third year, Grandparents and Special Friends Day is designed to showcase the school’s phenomenal facilities and exceptional programs to grandparents [...]

Beacon Hill Nursery Hosts Bi-Annual Art Show

Beacon Hill Nursery hosted their bi-annual art show on April 28th, 2011, acknowledging the importance of artwork in children’s lives. The artwork featured by the students in this year’s event, titled “Art, Naturally”, was inspired by nature and the schools’ new natural playscape. Current students, as well as alumnae, contributed to the show. Parents of [...]

Beacon Hill Nursery School Celebrates 55th Anniversary at Auction

Beacon Hill Nursery School (BHNS) celebrated its 55th anniversary on Saturday, April 9, at its annual auction, “Toast of the Town”. The event, which took place at the Fairmont Copley Plaza in the Grand Ballroom, was a wonderful celebration of old and new, drawing inspiration for the décor and prizes from an elegant 1950s themed [...]

Beacon Hill Nursery Announces Summer Programming

Beacon Hill Nursery School announces their annual summer programming for 2011, packed with creative learning adventures for children aged 2 to 6 years old. The school’s unique summer program offers a valuable mixed age group experience, open to all children, with EEC qualified teachers in a stimulating and nurturing environment. The facilities of BHNS, including [...]

Natural Playscape opens at Beacon Hill Nursery School

This year, the first day of school at the Beacon Hill Nursery School was also the first day children could enjoy the newly completed natural playscape in the school’s back yard. The renovation was just as much a philosophical one as it was physical. “We have taken a city playground and brought it back to [...]