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|
|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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1507 Washington St
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90 Pickering St
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78 Benvenue Street
Wellesley, MA 02482
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45 Dana Road
Wellesley, MA 02482
DedhamGrades: PK-8 | 267 students
90 Sandy Valley Road
Dedham, MA 02026
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