Jackson Walnut Park School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (617)202-9772
  • Jackson Walnut Park is a unique educational environment sponsored by the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Boston! Our youngest children, (toddlers through 6 years old) begin in a fully accreddited Montessori program.
  • Our students then go on to receive an outsanding education in our Jackson elementary which provides a discovery-based curriculum through grade 6.
  • Our graduates are fully prepared for acdemic endeavors, future leadership and lives of purpose!.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded1966

Student Body

Total Students346 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by GradeJackson Walnut Park School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size25 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$14,300
Tuition Notes2017-2018 Tuition varies from $11,175-16,000 depending on program.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorKaty Denning


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art Club, Chess, Chinese Culture, Computer Club, Karate, Kids Corner After School Program (11:30-5:30) Art Club, Chess, Computer Club, Karate, Chinese Culture,
Kids Corner After School Program (11:30-5:30),

School Notes

  • Walnut Park Montessori School is part of the Jackson Walnut Park Schools collaborative sponsored by the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Boston.
  • Walnut Park Montessori School serves children from 18 months-6 years. Upon completion of student's kindergarten year at Walnut Park, families then move to Grade 1 at Jackson elementary as part of the Jackson Walnut Park continuum. Jackson School is a Catholic elementary from K-Grade 6 known for challenging academics.
  • In unity with our children's families, we sustain and perpetuate a reflective, spiritually inspired, dynamic learning community.

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School Reviews

5  3/5/2015
Walnut Park was the best educational decision I ever made for my three children. A caring environment with dedicated staff and a commitment to education. You cannot go wrong here. All three went on to Jackson School which is excellent value.
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