Acorn Center for Early Education & Care provides working families full-day, dual language, Chinese and English, early education and care for children ages 15 months to 6 years. The center is licensed by the state of Massachusetts and accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). *Boston Only.

We are proud to announce that BCNC will be one of the BPS Pre-K classrooms starting September 2019, building off of the success of our national accredited Acorn Center for Early Education and Care.

Program Highlights

  • NAEYC accredited dual language (Chinese/English) program housed in a green building with two playgrounds

  • Nutritious breakfast, lunch, and snack provided daily according to Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) guidelines

  • Free high-quality education and care for 15 months to 5 year old children who reside in Boston

  • Experienced teachers with early education certification

  • Year-round programming Monday to Friday 7:30AM—5:30PM, with optional before and after school care

  • Conveniently located next to Tufts Medical Center

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a Boston resident

  • Child must turn 4 by September 1, 2019

For more information, contact Kathy Choi at 617-635-5129 x1033.

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愛群幼兒教育中⼼獲得 NAEYC 國家認可;從2019年9⽉, 本中⼼將會開設波⼠頓公⽴學校幼兒園学前班。計劃重點

  • NAEYC認可的雙語(中⽂/英⽂)課程

  • 幼兒教育中⼼是環保建築設計,並有2個兒童遊樂場。

  • 根據 CACFP 指引, 提供營養早、午餐和⼩吃。

  • 為住在波⼠頓4歲兒童提供免費的⾼質量教育和照顧。

  • 教師經驗豐富,並獲得波⼠頓公校焦點教學和積⽊課程培訓。

  • 学前班時間:週⼀⾄週五上午8:30⾄下午4:30,全年開放。

  • 我們可提供課前和課後照顧。


  • 必須是波⼠頓居⺠

  • 孩⼦必須在2019年9⽉1⽇之前滿4歲

報名或查訊,請聯繫 蔡⼩姐 Kathy Choi 或 617-635-5129 分機 1033.


Private/full fee slots and subsidized slots are available. For information about enrollment, contact Kathy Choi at 617-635-5129 x1033.

Full Free Application Form

Subsidized Application Form

Child Care Component Fact Sheet

Open Enrollment Form

I really liked the program when I was young, and the way that we all seemed like family here. I knew my kids would be in good hands.
— Sheila Wong