Cold Spring School

57 South Main Street
                       Belchertown, MA 01007                      

Office Phone: (413) 323-0428, ext.4   Principal: 323-0428
Fax: (413) 323-0493   Guidance: 323-0428, ext. 7

Absentee Call-in: (413) 323-0428, ext. 5

  Nurse: 323-0428, ext. 6

Grades: Kindergarten & Pre-Kindergarten
Main Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Full-Day Kindergarten: 8:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Integrated Pre-school AM Session: 8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Integrated Pre-school PM Session: 12:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Andrea Mastalerz, Director of Early Childhood, e-mail:

Jenna Evans, Guidance Counselor, e-mail:

Louise Tommila, School Year Administrative Assistant, Ext. 200, e-mail:

Anne Leblond, School Year Administrative Assistant, Ext. 201, e-mail:

COVID-19 Update





All registrations for Belchertown Public Schools are processed at our Central Office

Please reference the Belchertown Public Schools Enrollment Page for additional information regarding Cold Spring School Kindergarten and Preschool registrations.

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Open enrollment for Kindergarten registration has begun.

Residents with a child who will be five (5) years of age on or before September 1 are eligible to enroll.  

Please contact Christina Aponte, via email: or 413-323-0423 Ext. 100 to request a registration packet. 


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2022-2023 School Year 

                       Cold Spring Early Childhood Center                         Kindergarten Transition Timeline


Screening Appointments

Families will be contacted to schedule screening appointments to be held in late August.  (see below Kindergarten Screening for specific dates).  


Kindergarten Classroom Placement

Check your mailbox for packets containing your student’s classroom placement, teacher letter, Visiting/Bus Orientation schedule, staggered entrance date (see below) and 2022-2023 school year calendar.


Tuesday, August 30

Wednesday, August 31

Thursday, September 1


Kindergarten Screening

Appointments (approximately 60 minutes) will be scheduled in  June.  Kindergarten screening is a brief series of readiness assessments.

Friday,  September 2

Visiting Day/Bus Orientation

Kindergartners will meet their teacher, visit their classroom and have an opportunity to take a short bus ride.

Tuesday, September 6

Wednesday, September 7

Staggered Entrance Days

Check your placement packet for your student’s start date.

Thursday, September 8

ALL Kindergarten students report for school


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The peer model registration for the Integrated Early Childhood Program at Cold Spring School is now closed for the 2022-2023 school year. If you have already completed the Notice of Interest Google Form, you will be hearing from the office on or before May 11th in regards to your child's enrollment for the Fall. 



We are committed to student achievement and individual success for each learner. The students are our primary concern and we take all aspects of their growth and development very seriously.  We aspire to provide a quality education for all students while addressing individual needs, strengths, challenges, and unique learning styles so that they may reach their fullest potential.  Our early childhood learning environment fosters an appreciation of individuality, diversity, and citizenship.  It is our hope that our students will develop a desire to become life-long learners, contributing members of society, and that they will pursue academic excellence as they begin their educational journey with us at Cold Spring School. 



                                            2021-2022 SY Upcoming Important Dates

6/10/22 Field Day K Students Only
6/10/22 Last Day for Preschool Last Day for Preschool Students
6/13/22 Pre-School Step-Up-Day Preschool to K Transition Students Only  9:30 AM
6/14/22 Last Day of Kindergarten

 Last Day of School for Kindergarten Students

Students Dismiss at 12:00

No lunch is served