Yearly Archives: 2019

Alumni Spotlight: One Student’s journey from a preschooler at Pine Village to coming back as a summer job

We love to stay in touch with all of our students and it’s especially easy when your mom works at the school! This summer, we are lucky enough to have Pine Village alum, Lucy Doyle back at the school working with us this summer along side her Mom, Jen Doyle, Senior Director, Communications and Enrollment…. Read more »

Please Join us at the Boston Pride Parade

We hope you will join PVP co-founder Emma LaVecchia, PVP Brighton Director Denise Barcelo, and other PVP staff and families–current and alumni–at this year’s Boston Pride Parade! The parade is scheduled for June 8, 2019, at 12 noon, rain or shine. The parade begins in Copley Square and ends in Government Center. We are usually one of… Read more »

WBZ Feature: Spanish Immersion – A Growing And Popular Trend

Recently, we sat down with WBZ’s Yadires Nova-Salcedo to discuss the popularity of Spanish immersion and why it’s so important to learn Spanish in today’s world. Our co-founder Brid Martin discusses this on the English version and you can listen to our Emotional Coach Peggy Kuhs on the Spanish version. Watch the segment on WBZ

Pine Village and Walk for Hunger: Project Bread

1 in 10 households and 1 in 8 children here in MA do not have enough food to eat. This has long term implications for the health and future of our communities. Project Bread is a statewide anti-hunger nonprofit working to end hunger throughout the state. Project Bread meets people where they are – in… Read more »

Boston Parents Paper 2019 Family Favorites

Thank you to everyone who took a few minutes to nominate Pine Village Preschool as a Boston Parents Paper Family Favorite for 2019! We’ve been fortunate enough to have secured our spot as a Family Favorite since 2014 and would be honored to be chosen again in 2019. Currently, the Final Voting Is Now Open… Read more »

Pine Village Preschool Focus on Curriculum

We want to share more on our learning and educational philosophies, so today….we’re sharing info about the Pine Village Preschool Curriculum Your child’s teacher is a master at her trade. She has learned about your child specifically.  She knows just how to welcome every child in the morning, she knows their favorite toys, what time they get… Read more »

Staff Spotlight: Support Staff

Introduction To Some Behind the Scenes Support Staff We’re so glad you’ve enjoyed seeing some of the behind-the-scenes folks at Pine Village! This month’s installment introduces you to two of the women in our Enrollment and Finance area: Christine Williams and Christine Fritts. (Yes, there are two Christine’s, which sometimes causes a bit of confusion…. Read more »

Spring 2019 Information Sessions

Join us at one or more of our Pine Village Preschool locations to learn about our Spanish immersion programs and tour the classrooms. Hear from our directors and teachers about developmentally appropriate practices and our social/emotional curriculum. RSVP at http://bit.ly/pvpInfoSession All information sessions start promptly at 6:30pm   Brighton: Wed. April 10, 2019 402 Western… Read more »

Learn More About Our Staff Development

At Pine Village, we are very involved in making sure that our teachers get opportunities for staff development within their requirements from the Dept of Early Education and Care. We wanted to share a little bit more about what Pine Village offers to our staff and teachers and some insight into how we’ve helped our… Read more »

Staff Spotlight: Cynthia Henriquez

We are very proud to introduce Cynthia Henriquez to you. Cynthia was recently promoted to the director position in our South End school after serving families for seven years in our Kendall Square location as a classroom teacher. Cynthia embodies the values of Pine Village every day in her role as Director, and we are… Read more »