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K-8|Private
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School leader:  Elizabeth ten Grotenhuis
14 Bedford Road
Lincoln, MA 01773

School website
(781) 728-5438
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Best known for
"Nature-based, mindful, interdisciplinary academics"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Environmental, Humanities, Mathematics, Music...
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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70 reviews

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Submitted by a school leader · March 29, 2017
As Head of School, I am thrilled to share the following update about the future of Birches. Additionally, I encourage any parents with questions about the thread of reviews on this site to call me directly at 781-728-5438. Staff and faculty at... more

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Submitted by a parent · January 02, 2017
As a parent whose child went to this school, we have been highly dissatisfied by Birches. The negative reviews below accurately reflect our experience. We also note the posted review that points out that Birches was able to take down negative... more

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Submitted by a school leader · December 14, 2016
I am very happy to write that Birches School has a new campus! In partnership with the Lincoln Land Trust, we are now the proud owners of four acres with a 12,000 square foot house surrounded by 12 acres of conservation land at 100 Bedford Road,... more

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Submitted by a community member · October 25, 2016
We have had a very positive experience at Birches. The teachers are all incredibly invested in the students, from the broad topics studied to the small details of classroom management. As I write this, the school is focussing on the brain: all... more

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About this school

Birches School offers vigorous, interdisciplinary academics within a mindful, nurturing environment. Our inquiry-based approach centers on thematic units designed to cultivate academic and social development and to encourage students' curiosity, creativity, self-reliance, and empathy. Students, teachers, and parents work closely together to create a school that fosters the joy of discovery.

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January 10, 2017

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Last modified: March 29, 2017
Last modified Birches School is a Private school that serves grades K-8
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