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
28%
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
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    59.1 miles
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    56.1 miles
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    (413)788-0300
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    52.9 miles
    27 Pomeroy Ln
    Amherst, MA 01002
    (413)253-3101
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    Grades: PK-8 | 91 students
    60.5 miles
    71 Montague City Rd
    Greenfield, MA 01301
    (413)773-1700
    60.5PK-8
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The average private school tuition in Massachusetts is $11,322 for elementary schools and $29,963 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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