School Schedule and Cost
The Austen Riggs Nursery School 2017-2018 school year runs from September 5, 2017 through June 8, 2018. Enrollment for this school is closed, but if you are interested in being on a waiting list, please contact Director Ilana Ackerman, MSW, at  931.5288, Ilana.firstname.lastname@example.org, or fill out a waiting list form. Please email or mail the form to Ilana Ackerman.
Your child must be at least 2.9 years old to be able to attend the school. Half-day and full-day enrollments are available. We ask that your child sign up for a minimum of four half days or three full days and one half day.
In general, the Austen Riggs Nursery School follows the Lenox School District calendar. When Lenox School District closes due to inclement weather, the Austen Riggs Nursery School will be closed.
Drop off: 8:15-8:45 a.m.
Morning session: 8:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Half-day pick up: 12:15-12:45 p.m.
Afternoon session: 12:45-3:30 p.m.
Full-day pick up: 3:30-4:00 p.m.*
*Please pick up your child prior to 4:00 p.m.
$29.00/day for half-day enrollment
$39.00/day for full-day enrollment
Tuition is billed monthly for scheduled enrollment days, even if your child is absent. For any issues related to finances, please contact Donna Plankey in the Austen Riggs Center Business Office at  931.5207.
Please make checks payable to: The Austen Riggs Center, Inc.
Scholarships and fee reduction forms are available upon request.