• Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion, Inc. (IBA)

    630 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02118

  • IBA’s Preschool is a full day, year-round program, licensed by the Department of Early Education and Care and nationally accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. Founded in 1976, IBA’s Preschool is the first bilingual program (Spanish-English) in the State of Massachusetts.

    Our primary goal is to create a safe, nurturing educational environment for children between 2.9 and 5.5 years. We prepare children for their future schooling by developing students’ emotional, physical, and intellectual skills. IBA’s educators work in partnership with each student's family to further foster each child’s development.

    UPK Hours: 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM

    Before/After School Care: Before-school care available 7:30-8:00 AM, after-school care available 2:30-4:30 PM 

    Language of Instruction: Dual language English/Spanish

    Community Partners: Jumpstart, The Basics

    Enrichment Programs: Field trips and visits to local parks and playgrounds, museums, the aquarium, local stores, the library, etc.

    Other Qualities of Organization: We promote cultural awareness with events and activities enriched with the Hispanic culture, excursions, parent engagement, a parent committee, and workshops. 

    Enrollment Coordinator: Valerie Laboy, 617-927-1761, valerie@ibaboston.org 

    Website: https://ibaboston.org/earlyeducation/