For seventy years, LNS, a a Reggio-inspired partnership of teachers, parents and children, has created a meaningful and reflective school, establishing a foundation for lifelong learning. Our location at the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum broadens our experiences and sense of community.

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2018-19 Enrollment

Children's ages range from 2.9 - K
and our community ranges across 10 towns

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Pre-K / Kindergarten

In response to years of parents asking, “Why don’t you have a Kindergarten program?” we developed a PreK/K in the pedagogy of Lincoln Nursery School!

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Read on for a sampling of recent blog posts from inside the studios...

Reading Tools

  We have found the concept of tools to be a wonderful way to engage children in their own learning processes. Tools of the mind,

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deCordova Partnership & Professional Development

Lincoln Nursery School and deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum are pleased to offer their shared site and experience as professional development for individuals, schools, museums, or other educational institutions. 

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