Welcome to the Pine Manor College Child Study Center

The Ann Pappajohn Vassiliou Child Study Center (CSC) is a preschool for children from the age of two years and nine months up to Kindergarten age. Named for an alumna and former trustee, the CSC was established in 1974. The program’s purpose is to provide a high-quality education for preschoolers in the Chestnut Hill area and to offer a unique learning experience for Pine Manor College students. The preschoolers benefit from interaction with and the care of college students majoring in Early Childhood Education. This quality preschool program is licensed by the Commonwealth’s Department of Early Education and Care (EEC). Open 5 days per week, 7:30 am until 6:00 pm, we offer part-time and full-time schedules for families September through June with the option of enrolling for the summer. A comprehensive curriculum is presented each day with the primary focus on nurturing the young children and exposing them to a variety of materials to expand their knowledge. The Child Study Center offers a summer program. To learn more and register please click here: www.pmc.edu/csc-summer-program 

A Brookline Preschool and Newton Preschool and Beyond

Due to our convenient location just off of Route 9, our preschool, which borders Brookline and Newton in Chestnut Hill, MA, is a great option for parents driving into Boston for work. We have had families from Waban, Jamaica Plain, West Roxbury, Roslindale and many other communities within the Greater Boston Area send their children to our daycare, preschool and pre-k programs. We find the children thrive on the diversity that comes with having families from different areas and cultural backgrounds. If our program sounds like it could be a fit for your child, please give us a call!

To visit the program please contact our Director:
 Lynne Love
 email: llove@pmc.edu

Pine Manor College Child Study Center
400 Heath Street
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467-2332

Looking for fun things to do with your preschoolers in Brookline?

Here are some local favorites:

Chestnut Hill preschool open house

Saturday, November 3, 2018
 9:30 am to 11:30 am
 Pine Manor College
 400 Heath Street, Chestnut Hill, MA

We offer a high quality and rich curriculum for preschoolers ages 2.9 to 5 years in a warm, caring environment. Our location on the beautiful campus of Pine Manor College is just minutes off of Route 9 in Chestnut Hill.

  • Meet the Director and Staff  
  • Tour our classroom and playground facilities
  • Learn about our enrollment options  
  • Refreshments will be served

For more information, contact
Lynne Love, Director, at 617-731-7039

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Chestnut Hill
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