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Early Arrival & Early Bird Program

Early Arrival (Basic Supervision)

Early morning care from 7:00am - 7:30am is available to all students. The times available for arrival are 7:00am - 7:30am (Fee Based) or 7:30am - 7:55am (No Fee).  Please note that the option to register for 7:00am - 7:30am on a regular schedule is now available at a discounted annual rate.  Early morning drop-in is available on an as needed basis without registering for a $5 daily rate.  CHS faculty and interns provide morning supervision. Financial aid is available for registered families who have two or more children enrolled.  Financial aid is not available for occasional drop-ins.

Early Bird Programs

The Chestnut Hill School offers fee-based specialty classes throughout the year for students in Grade 1 through Grade 6. These classes meet before school once a minimum enrollment is met. Classes are offered for the full academic year and are taught by Rosie Sweeney, CHS Art and Science teacher. Registration is online only.


The following class is available from 7:20am – 7:50am.

The fee for this program is $325 per student annually.

Fibertastics – Meets every Thursday until June 8, 2018 
Join in for fun with beads, feathers, fleece, yarn and more! We knit, paint fabric, dye yarns and make felt from sheep’s fleece. You will take home a beautiful craft bag full of creative projects.


Registration Information

Although it’s best to start at the beginning of the program, we welcome new students even after the program has begun. Requests for changes in enrollment should be submitted to Please note classes meet only on days that school is in session, and only once a minimum enrollment of 5 students is met.

Program Questions: Rosie Sweeney,       

Registration/Billing Questions: Christine Lucey, Registrar,