Gardengate Academy, 249 N Main St, Natick, Massachusetts 01760, United States


Gardengate Academy





Address & Hours

Address: Gardengate Academy

249 North Main Street, Natick, MA 01760



7:00am - 6:00pm

When are the part-time hours?


For Toddlers & Preschool enrolled in our part-time program, drop off is between 7-9am and pickup by 1pm.

What are the after school hours?

After school is picked up via our Gardengate van from BenHem, Brown, and Memorial. After arriving, children will have snack, play outside, work on their stations, and have the daily main activity. Parents typically pickup between 5:00-5:45pm

Which days is the center closed?


New Year's Day: Wednesday, January 1st

MLK Day: Monday, January 20th

President's Day: Monday, February 17th

Patriot's Day: Monday, April 20th

Memorial Day: Monday, May 25th

Independence Day (observed): Friday, July 3rd

Labor Day: Monday, September 17th

Columbus Day: Monday, October 12th

Veterans Day: Wednesday, November 11th

Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, November 26th

Day After Thanksgiving Day: Friday, November 27th

Christmas Eve: Thursday, December 24th

Christmas Day: Friday, December 25th

New Year's Eve: Thursday, December 31st

What is the age for each group?

Infants: 8 weeks to 15 months

Toddlers: 15 months to 2.9 years

Preschool: 2.9 years to 4.0 years 

Kinder-1: 4.0 years to  5+

After School: 

Primaries - K - 1st grade 

Juniors - 2nd - 5th grade

Dance: Various groups from ages 2-14

Which door should I use?

For daycare, we ask that you enter through the front door.

For after school, we ask that you enter through the back door.

This ensures that we are not disrupting other classrooms during pickup / drop off times.