The Gifford School

177 Boston Post Rd
Weston, MA 02493-0219
Tel: (781)899-9500
Grades: 3 - 12 | 91 students
Gifford is an evolving school community committed to providing its students and faculty with an environment that encourages and nourishes individuality, diversity, and personal and professional growth.
Gifford is a private, nonprofit coeducational day school providing a specialized educational and clinical program for students who face a variety of learning, behavioral and/or emotional challenges.
Gifford serves over 100 students ranging from eight year olds to high school seniors.
Students come from over 60 cities and towns throughout Massachusetts.
Guided by a devoted staff of educators and clinicians, in partnership with the students' families, The Gifford School strives to help students achieve their full potential, both academically and socially.
Gifford is licensed as an approved program by the Massachusetts Department of Education.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades 3 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 91 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 17%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade The Gifford School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Cambridge School Of Weston (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Meadowbrook School Of Weston (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Beginnings School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Weston
    Grades: K-8 | 305 students
    0.9 miles
    10 Farm Rd
    Weston, MA 02493
    (781)894-1193
    0.9K-8
    305
  • Weston
    Grades: 9-12 | 338 students
    1.3 miles
    45 Georgian Road
    Weston, MA 02493
    (781)642-8650
    1.39-12
    338
  • Weston
    Beginnings School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 100 students
    1.9 miles
    210 South Avenue
    Weston, MA 02493
    (781)891-1011
    1.9NS-K
    100
  • Waltham
    Milestones Day School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-12 | 80 students
    2.2 miles
    410 Totten Pond Road
    Waltham, MA 02451
    (781)895-3200
    2.22-12
    80
  • Waltham
    Grades: 9-12 | 176 students
    2.4 miles
    785 Beaver Street
    Waltham, MA 02452
    (781)314-0800
    2.49-12
    176

School Reviews

I was at the Gifford shool from 1981 to 1982 and had a great experience there. I can''t thank the staff enough for their dedication and proffessionalism and most of all their patience with me. I encourage anyone on the staff new or old to join the Gifford Alumni Facebook page and see some great memories from the past and some old friends. Once again thank you for everything and if I had to do it agian I would in a minute.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 04/10/15

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