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.: 26%
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.

Profile last updated: 05/21/2013

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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