Eliot-pearson Children's School

105 College Ave
Medford, MA 02155-0242
Tel: (617)627-3434
Grades: PK-2 | 80 students
The Eliot-Pearson Children's School is the laboratory-demonstration school affiliated with the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Development at Tufts University.
The school serves as a model and demonstration facility, providing a training and observation site for new and experienced teachers and a research facility for faculty and supervised students in the Department of Child Development.
First and foremost we aim to create a quality, nurturing experience for all children and their families.
In addition, as a lab program we are involved in the ongoing training and supervision of our graduate teaching assistants, student teachers and field workers.
By creating a quality early childhood experience for children, we are providing a first-hand example of excellence to our adult-student participants.
In addition, a great deal of time is spent providing further training through supervision meetings, team meetings, and workshops/discussions throughout the year.
Everyone on our staff takes professional development very seriously.
It is one of the benchmarks of excellence in this program.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-2
Learning Difference Programs Yes

Student Body

Total Students 80 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Eliot-pearson Children's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 40:1
National avg.: 13:1
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