Second Nature Academy

10 Groton Rd,
Nashua, NH, 03062-0306
Tel: (603)881-4815
At Second Nature Academy we strive to provide a learning environment that enables children to experience success in all curriculum areas through the use of an integrated, multi-sensory curriculum.
Our goal is to provide an alternative educational environment that focuses on Howard Gardner's Multiple Intelligence Theory.
This pedagogy encompasses eight intelligence areas: verbal/linguistic, logical/mathematical, bodily/kinesthetic, musical, visual/spacial, interpersonal/self, and natualist.
It is our belief that all children do not acquire knowledge in the same way.
Therefore, we provide many varied instructional methods in order to create a more diverse learning climate.
Teachers embrace all eight intelligence strengths while planning lessons and students are encouraged to approach learning through investigating, questioning, reasoning , and predicting.
Our mission is to provide student-centered learning environment that focuses on the whole child; to embrace eight intelligence strengths as indicated by Dr.
Howard Gardner of Harvard University; to provide the fundamentals of education using inquiry based learning and multi-sensory instruction; to foster an attitude of cultural appreciation; to support physical, social and emotional well-being; to promote values and life skills such as responsibility, punctuality, consideration, kindness, understanding, and compassion; to encourage an appreciation of our natural environment; and to develop an enthusiasm for learning and acquiring new skills.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 57 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 10%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop Guertin High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Young Minds Preschool (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The World Schools (2.8 miles away)
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  • Hollis Young Minds Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    26 Clinton Dr Ste 117
    Hollis , NH , 03049
    (603)889-9789
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    1.8  mi  |  7  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Hollis
    Hollis Academy For Children
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    Po Box 898 Ash Street
    Hollis , NH , 03049
    (603)465-7005
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    2.7  mi  |  54  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Nashua The Launching Pad Child Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    53 Northeastern Blvd
    Nashua , NH , 03062
    (603)880-6395
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    2.8  mi  |  10  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Nashua
    The World Schools
    (Nonsectarians)
    138 Spit Brook Road
    Nashua , NH , 03062
    (603)888-1982
    (Nonsectarians)
    2.8  mi  |  333  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Nashua
    Nashua KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    #3 Holiday Circle
    Nashua , NH , 03062
    (603)897-1255
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    2.9  mi  |  50  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

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