School Schedule and Cost

Austen Riggs Nursery School campus in Stockbridge, MAThe School Year for September 2015-2016. The School opens on Monday, August 31, 2015 and extends through Friday, June 10, 2016. Enrollment for this year is closed, but if you are interested in being on a waiting list, please contact Illana Ackerman, Director at (413) 931-5288 or Ilana.Ackerman@AustenRiggs.net.

Your child must be at least  2 years 9 months old to be able to attend the school. Half-day and full-day enrollment is available. We ask that your child sign up for a minimum of 3 half days.

In general, our school calendar will follow that of the Lenox School District calendar. When Lenox School District closes due to inclement weather, the Austen Riggs Nursery School will also be closed.


Drop off:                 8:15am-8:45am *
Half-day pick up:   12:15pm-12:45pm
Afternoon session 12:45pm-4:00pm
Full-day pick up:     3:30pm-4:00pm*

* Please note: 8:00am drop off can be requested
  The school will be closed by 4:00pm, so pick up prior to 4:00pm would be helpful

Tuition: $27 half-day session
             $37 full-day session

Payment Schedule:  Monthly billing
                                 Billed for scheduled days, even if absent
                                 Scholarship Assistance may be available, if you are qualified. Forms are available
                                 upon request from the Business Office.

All other issues are to be arranged with the Business Office (413) 931-5221

Checks Payable to: The Austen Riggs Center, Inc.
Scholarships and fee reduction forms are available upon request.