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School leader:  Jessica Peterson
1155 Central Avenue
Needham, MA 02492

(781) 455-0416
(781) 453-2523
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Submitted by a teacher · September 22, 2014
The Newman School is a large school that focuses on the social and emotional well being of children and celebrates its diversity as a community. I don't believe the previous comments truly reflect the transformation that this school has... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 22, 2014
I'm confused by the review from another parent back in August -- she talks about how bad communication is but then talks about how much she likes her child's teacher, the staff, and even the principal! I'm not sure what people would expect?... more

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Submitted by a teacher · August 31, 2014
I think the ratings system should reflect comments made in a two year rolling system. Five stars from a 2007 review is totally irrelevant in 2014. So..if we even use a one year time period, Newman's average falls to 3 stars--where, in my opinion,... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 30, 2014
We have had bad communication about anything and everything since starting at this school. This school is massive, in fact someone informed me it is the largest elementry in the state (unsure if this is true, but I wouldn't be suprised!) and is... more

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Last modified: June 1, 2015
Last modified Newman Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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