The Common School

Tel: (413)256-8989
Grades: K-7 | 119 students
The Common School¡¯s mission is to develop strong academic and social skills while nurturing each child¡¯s love of learning, respect and compassion for others, and commitment to the environment.
The Common School creates a safe and stimulating atmosphere for learning that encourages children to trust in themselves and others, honor differences, question, take risks, collaborate, assume responsibility, and discover individual areas of strength and interest.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-7

Student Body

Total Students 119 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade The Common School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Marian High School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Next Generation Children's Centers (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Next Generation Children's Centers (1.8 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hopkinton
    Grades: NS-K | 245 students
    1.8 miles
    2 Wood Street
    Hopkinton, MA 01748
  • Ashland
    Adventures In Learning
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 22 students
    2.9 miles
    313 Cedar St
    Ashland, MA 01721
  • Ashland
    Ashland KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 124 students
    3.3 miles
    367 Pond St.
    Ashland, MA 01721
  • Holliston
    Christian Family Montessori School
    Montessori School (Christian)
    Grades: PK-KG | 27 students
    3.5 miles
    1162 Highland St
    Holliston, MA 01746
  • Ashland
    Grades: PK-5 | 73 students
    3.5 miles
    Po Box 229
    Ashland, MA 01721

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