Our Lady Of Perpetual Help/mission Grammar School

  • Mission Grammar School is a small, urban Catholic elementary school established in 1889 in Roxbury, Massachusetts.
  • It serves students from diverse religious, ethnic and economic backgrounds.
  • Our goal is for the students to profit from a traditional curriculum of basic skills with emphasis on language arts and mathematics.
  • Our most valuable resource is a staff that strives to work in close collaboration and with mutual respect, enabling them to meet the educational needs of the students in a school with limited resources.
  • We strive to enable each student to reach his or her full potential in a faith-based community rooted in gospel values.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students237 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
97%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Perpetual Help/mission Grammar School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boston
    Kids Are People School
    Alternative School
    Grades: NS-8 | 120 students
    1.1 miles
    530 Commonwealth Ave
    Boston, MA 02215
    (617) 266-0028
    1.1 NS-8
    120
  • Boston
    St John School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 279 students
    3.3 miles
    9 Moon St
    Boston, MA 02113
    (617) 227-3143
    3.3 PK-8
    279
  • Boston
    Winsor School
    Winsor School Photo
    All-girls
    Grades: 5-12 | 471 students
    0.6 miles
    103 Pilgrim Road
    Boston, MA 02215
    (617) 735-9503
    0.6 5-12
    471
  • Brookline
    Grades: PK-8 | 535 students
    1.9 miles
    171 Goddard Avenue
    Brookline, MA 02445
    (617) 277-2456
    1.9 PK-8
    535
  • Chestnut Hill
     Mount Alvernia Academy
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-6 | 327 students
    3.8 miles
    20 Manet Road
    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
    (617) 527-7540
    3.8 NS-6
    327

School Reviews

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Mission Grammar has provided my daughter an education setting that not only offers exceptional academics with advanced technology integrations but also an environment that fosters faith, community service, and deep caring for others. Because Mission Grammar offers an extremely valuable and cost effective education, I am confident my child will grow to be a more confident and well rounded individual.
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