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Halifax, MA
Students enrolled: 597

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464 Plymouth Street
Halifax, MA 02338

(781) 293-2581
(781) 293-6589
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February 05, 2014
A great small town school in a great small town. I attended myself years ago, and I currently have a fifth grader there. His teachers have always been wonderful, and he receives structured but fun leadership every day. Communications are strong, with the option to receive email communications. There are also some after school programs available to the children.

- submitted by a parent

September 26, 2013
Adorable school , has come along way , vice principal has improved communication , if you enjoy being in a community where everyone knows your child by name this is it!

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June 26, 2013
This is a response to the June 14th post regarding dress code......To the person writing the review if you were not there to view the incident I truly feel you have no right to comment.,... here say is here say and sometimes people and students embelish what actually happens...itis like playng telephone. As for Halifax as a school ......it truly has a great staff, all who care for your children and only want the best for them. MCAS score are on the rise and student growth for each student is impressive. So to keep things in perspective dress code is about morals and should be taken care of at home, academics is a school issue which should to be taken care of by the professionals .

- submitted by a community member

June 14, 2013
I have growing concern over how the teaching staff choose to handle dress code issues. The dress code clearly states that a parent will be called if something is deemed inappropriate. In the last month i have heard directly from my child, (who seemed very upset), about an incident where boys were forced to take off their t-shirts in class and then turn them inside -out (suffering humiliation and inappropriate body exposure) and then just yesterday, how another boy was physically stripped of a sweater by a staff member. This crosses a line! If this were my child I would be filing an assault charge. Amazing to think I'm even having to post this about a school. Teacher's: You have a procedure to call parents - i propose you do just that & cease this unhealthy practice of shaming and getting physical with the children. Principal: Please have your staff re-read the section of your school policy that addresses what constitutes "bullying".

- submitted by a parent

October 21, 2010
Halifax is a great small community! I've had 2 children attend Halifax Elementary school and my youngest child is now in 6th grade and off to middle school next year. I can't say enough good things about the school, how it is run, and what it offers. The staff is made up of very attentive and caring people and they are always there to help if there are questions or concerns. I will miss seeing the many nice people I have met once my child moves on to Middle School.

- submitted by a parent

May 29, 2010
Poor communication between teachers and parents! You have to keep on them constantly about everything all the time. Its stressful, frustrating, and I worry every day about my child. Even with a child on an IEP. I don't have confidance in them and you can't take anything for granted.

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January 24, 2010
Cannot believe how parent/school communication has decreased. There has been a new principal and the whole atmosphere has changed and not for the better. I used to be a very strong advocate of this school, but now I question if I should look toward home school or charter school, which is what led me to this site.

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Halifax Elementary School
464 Plymouth Street, Halifax, MA  02338
(781) 293-2581
Last modified Halifax Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Halifax Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 7 reviews. Top