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 Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 13 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
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.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is CATS Academy Boston (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walnut Park Montessori (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Walnut Park Montessori (0.1 miles away)
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  • Newton
    Walnut Park Montessori
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    NewtonMA 02458
    (617)202-9772
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    0.1 mi | Gr. NS-K | 148 students                      
  • Newton
    CATS Academy Boston
    Alternative School (Non-sectarian)
    575 Washington St
    NewtonMA 02458
    (857)400-9700
    Alternative School (Non-sectarian)
    0.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 260 students                      
  • Newton
    Newton Country Day School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    785 Centre St
    NewtonMA 02458
    (617)244-4246
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | Gr. 5-12 | 392 students                      
  • Newton
    Mt Alvernia High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    790 Centre St
    NewtonMA 02458
    (617)969-2260
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 219 students                      
  • Watertown
    57 Stanley Avenue
    WatertownMA 02472
    (617)972-1733
    (Jewish)
    1 mi | Gr. K-8 | 202 students                      

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