Edgewood Elementary School/gba

108 Pond Street
Stoneham, MA 02180-0218
     Tel: (781)438-4253
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 175 students
In a Seventh-day Adventist Christian environment, Greater Boston Academy and Edgewood Elementary School provide the basis for students to develop to their fullest potential.
In all aspects of the school program, emphasis is placed on the life-long development of character founded on biblical principles; high standards for personal scholarship; guidelines for healthful living; and a sense of community, responsibility and service

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. General Conference of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
Religious Affiliation Seventh-Day Adventist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1944

Student Body

Total Students 175 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 68%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Edgewood Elementary School/gba Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 46%
Average Class Size 10 students
Number of AP Courses 8 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses English, History, Math, Science, Writing  
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki pants, school shirt, black shoes and belt)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $10,200
Tuition Notes Tuition varies by grade level.
Admissions Director Diane Maloney

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, SoccerBaseballBasketball,
Soccer

School Notes:

  • Goals:
  • Enhance spiritual growth.
  • Stimulate moral development.
  • Encourage intelligent individual choices.
  • Meet traditional standards of literacy, numeracy and civic understanding.
  • Emphasize self-discipline, goal setting, and achievement.
  • Recognize and encourage individual potential and talents.
  • Develop analytical reasoning.
  • Stimulate intellectual curiosity and creativity.
  • Cultivate an appreciation for the arts and natural world.
  • Prepare students for further education or independent living.
  • Promote a healthful life-style.
  • Nurture self-esteem and dignity.
  • Develop a respect for the talents and uniqueness of others.
  • Foster cooperation.
  • Promote service for others.

Profile last updated: 10/09/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The May Center For Child Development-woburn (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Patrick Elementary School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Stoneham KinderCare (0.7 miles away)
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