About Menotomy


Menotomy Preschool an integrated program for children ages 3 years old – kindergarten entry age with or without special needs. All children are provided with the opportunity to learn and grow in an inclusive and diverse learning environment. All classrooms are multi-age in design. Our specialized teaching staff and service providers individualize instruction to best meet the needs of each child. All children engage in developmentally appropriate activities throughout the day to promote social, language, emotional, cognitive & motor development.

We are located on the ground floor of Arlington High School, off of Mill Street.



Lead Teacher - Miss Kerrie

Miss Linda and Miss Renée

Miss Robin (OT) and Miss Danielle (PT)

Menotomy Preschool is a program overseen by the Arlington Public Schools Special Education Department. MPS provides an inclusive preschool experience for children with and without disabilities in a developmentally appropriate program and services model. MPS employs a variety of research based curricula in order to address the diverse needs of our young learners.

Highlights of programming include:

  • Preschool classrooms that meet 3-5 days per week with an organized curriculum meeting district and state standards for effective practice
  • Therapeutic interventions: PT, OT & Speech & Language therapies for students with assessed needs
  • Play and therapeutic groups led by professionals for intervention and group experience
  • AHS students learning about Child Development through the FACS Department at AHS spend time in our classrooms as part of their practical work experience

Our Teaching TeamS

CLASSROOM 1: Miss Elisabeth, Miss Meaghan, and Miss Reilly

CLASSROOM 2: Miss Sif, Miss Teresa, and Miss Kathleen

CLASSROOM 3: Miss Nancy, Miss Carol, and Miss Kim

CLASSROOM 4: Miss Valerie, Miss Jackie, Miss Mel, and Nurse Val

CLASSROOM 5: Miss Krista, Miss Anne, Miss Bella, and Miss Emily

CLASSROOM 6: Miss Taline, Miss Brenda, and Miss Dana

CLASSROOM 7: Miss Kerrie, Miss Katerina, and Miss Renata

Contact Us

Menotomy Preschool

869 Massachusetts Avenue

Arlington, MA 02459

(781) 316-3698

Please note: Menotomy Preschool is located in the back of the Arlington High School building. Take Mass Ave to Mill St. Take a left onto Mill Brook. This will take you to the back of the high school. Our Main Entrance is to the left of the courtyard.

For registration, school information or tours for the 19-20 School Year, contact:

Menotomy Preschool

(781) 316-3698

or ksimoneau@arlington.k12.ma.us

*Please note: For the 19/20 school year we have a wait list for community students.

For Preschool Special Education information contact:

Joyce Schlenger

Early Childhood Coordinator

(781) 316-3698