Grades: 6-8 | 212 students
- Monsignor James J. Haddad Middle School! Set in the heart of Needham Center with students from over twenty different communities, our mission is to educate the whole person: mind, body and spirit.
- We are committed to maximizing academic achievement, promoting social responsibility within a Christian value system, and supporting students interests in a wide variety of co-curricular activities ranging from studio visual arts to robotics.
- The middle school years can be difficult with students experiencing great personal change.
- There is an unstated philosophy and motto amongst faculty that no MHMS student will be allowed to slip through the cracks.
- Our small school size, attentive teaching staff, insistence on respect, and strong underpinning of Catholic values ensures that students can be guided and monitored through their middle school experience in a healthy, safe way.
- challenging, joyful and family-friendly.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 6-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Total Students||212 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 24%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||17 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$9,000|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition cost slightly reduced for parishioners of St. Joseph Parish|
|Admissions Associate||Pat Ross|
|Total Sports Offered||3 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Field HockeyBasketball, Cross Country,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||8 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Band Program, Breakfast N' Books, Golf, Musical Theatre, Photography Club, Ski Club, Student Council (Middle School), Yearbook Band Program, Golf, Ski Club, Yearbook, Breakfast N' Books,
Student Council (Middle School),
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90 Sandy Valley Road
Dedham, MA 02026
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