Jackson School

200 Jackson Road
Newton, MA 02458-0215
Tel: (617)969-1537
Grades: K-6 | 259 students
Jackson School is a private, Catholic, elementary school sponsored by the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Boston.
The school is located in Newton, MA, a suburban community outside of Boston.
Through small class size, we support the cultivation of the child's competency in all subject areas, thereby releasing potential for imaginative and creative thinking.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Alabama Association of Independent Schools (AAIS)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-6
Year Founded 1967

Student Body

Total Students 259 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Jackson School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 13 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,300
Admissions Director Tim Alberts

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BasketballBasketball

School Notes

  • Children who graduate from Jackson School go on to great success in junior high schools and high schools in the area, including: Belmont Hill School; Boston College High School; Boston Latin Academy; Boston Latin School; Brimmer and May; Buckingham Browne &Nichols; Catholic Memorial High School; Mount Alvernia High School; Newton Country Day School; Roxbury Latin School; St. Sebastian’s School; Rivers School; Southfield School; Ursuline Academy; Winsor School and others.

Profile last updated: 08/11/2015

Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
People that viewed Jackson School also viewed these schools: Our Lady's Academy, Brimmer & May School, The Chestnut Hillschool, Holy Name Parish School and Armenian Sisters Academy.
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waltham
    Our Lady's Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 277 students
    4 miles
    920 Trapelo Road
    Waltham, MA 02452
    (781)899-0353
    4PK-8
    277
  • Chestnut Hill
    Grades: PK-12 | 373 students
    2.7 miles
    69 Middlesex Road
    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
    (617)738-8695
    2.7PK-12
    373
  • Chestnut Hill
    Grades: NS-6 | 274 students
    2.5 miles
    428 Hammond Street
    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
    (617)566-4394
    2.5NS-6
    274
  • West Roxbury
    Holy Name Parish School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-6 | 539 students
    5.5 miles
    535 W Roxbury Pkwy
    West Roxbury, MA 02132
    (617)325-9338
    5.5PK-6
    539
  • Lexington
    Armenian Sisters Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-5 | 107 students
    5.7 miles
    20 Pelham Rd
    Lexington, MA 02421
    (781)861-8303
    5.7PK-5
    107

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Recent Articles
December 07, 2016
In addition to complying with all the usual admissions requirements, international students must also obtain a student visa. Here are five tips to help you navigate the admissions process.
November 30, 2016
SSAT and ISEE scores are one part of the total picture which most private school admissions staff review. These standardized tests reveal what you have learned in key mastery areas.
November 21, 2016
What is really important in choosing a private school? Ranks? Academics? Financial aid? Sports programs? Arts programs? One of these criteria doesn't matter. The others do.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Middlesex County, MA is $15,329 for elementary schools and $33,386 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Middlesex County, MA is 62% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).