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Harry Lee Cole

Public | PK-2 & ungraded | 53 students

 
 

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Posted March 30, 2014

Lacking leadership and confidence is falling. The school once a proud town institution is now falling behind. Teachers seem stressed, the principal seems less interested in improvements than showmanship. Private school with less money do so much better. No teacher will ever get fired so there is no impetus to improve. Spend a fortune on Technology and have a Director of Curriculum (What does she do anyway for $120,000 a year?) that can not support technology. This school needs a vision and HELP!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted June 24, 2009

Wonderful exerperience. Shool is excellent lin stimulating learning. Progressive with technology and staff is exceptional.
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Posted September 26, 2007

Very pleased with the school and the leadership. Teachers are doing a great job. Glad to see the technology is being integrated well into the curriculum. We are happy to report 3 out of 3 teachers we had are engaged, creative and exceptionally talented in teaching the children in their class. We would like to see more individualized instruction for the kids with high potential to advance through the material quicker.
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Posted May 15, 2007

Mrs. Nikas is a great and visionary principal. Almost all of the teachers are outstanding. The art program and Mrs. Dalton are world class. Mrs Suther is the rare balance of humor, discipline, and high scholastic standards and has been a great experience for our 1st grader.
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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 94% 67%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 6%
Hispanic 2% 16%
Two or more races 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Black 0% 8%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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  This school District averageState average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 2%N/A35%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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26 Middleton Rd
Boxford, MA 01921
Phone: (978) 887-2856

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