Italian Home For Children

Tel: (617)522-2221
Grades: 2-9 | 83 students
Our IHC private day school provides a variety of educational services to day and residential students on-grounds.
The following are services provided by the school:  Highly structured special education services  Individual and small group instruction  Small class size  Academic focus  Specialized services in reading, speech, and occupational therapy  Diagnostic evaluations  Structured, positive behavior management  8 Week Summer School Program  Extended Day Program  After school Program  School Vacation Program  Inclusion services  Transition Services

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades 2-9
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported All: Call for specific information
Year Founded 1918

Student Body

Total Students 83 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Italian Home For Children Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Denise Hamilton


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Indoor SoccerBaseballBasketball,
Flag FootballIndoor Soccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Community Athletics, Swimming Swimming, Community Athletics,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is British International School Of Boston (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is British International School Of Boston (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is British International School Of Boston (0.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boston
    Grades: NS-12 | 422 students
    0.5 miles
    416 Pond Street
    Boston, MA 02130
  • Jamaica Plain
    Nazareth Child Care Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 56 students
    0.6 miles
    19 Saint Joseph Street
    Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
  • Brookline
    Apple Orchard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 42 students
    0.7 miles
    282d Newton St
    Brookline, MA 02445
  • Brookline
    Grades: PK-12 | 415 students
    0.7 miles
    20 Newton St
    Brookline, MA 02445
  • Brookline
    Grades: PK-12 | 371 students
    0.7 miles
    10 Newton St
    Brookline, MA 02445

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The average private school tuition in Suffolk County, MA is $7,808 for elementary schools and $23,234 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Suffolk County, MA is 57% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).