« Back to compare
K-6
Public
Lyndeborough, NH
Students enrolled: 92

Contact this school

192 Forest Rd
Lyndeborough, NH 03082

(603) 654-9381
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Lyndeborough Central School address.

Profile Completeness

BASIC

Want to improve this school’s profile? You can!

All schools on GreatSchools begin with BASIC completeness, which includes important information like contact details and test scores. It’s up to the school community to take the next steps. As a parent or community member, you can share what you know with other families by writing a review or answering a few questions about what the school offers. As a school leader, you can upload photos, describe school programs, and more with an Official school profile.

The completeness meter moves to INTERMEDIATE, then ADVANCED, and finally HONOR ROLL as you complete the following: 10 or more reviews, at least 1 photo, and 9 program questions parents find helpful.

Want to improve this school's profile?
for Parents
for Schools
 
July 19, 2014
Unfortunately, I'm highly underwhelmed with LCS. My child recently finished K there and, while she is a bright kid, came out more frustrated than anything else. There was another child in the class who was highly disruptive and the staff seemed unable or unwilling to help with getting them in an appropriate learning environment. The school is adopting or about to adopt Common Core (I'm not in favor). There are no resources for working families through LCS. For K, it is AM only with no after school program and no PM bus. Also, there are no daycares in Lyndeborough, making coordinating for working parents practically impossible! I was hoping 1st grade on would be better, but sadly no! Unless you have family in town or a spouse who doesn't work outside of the home, good luck making pick up/drop off work!

- submitted by a parent
August 14, 2013
I am a former student of this school and, as far as I can tell, most of the people, students and teachers alike, do not understand or properly address special-needs circumstances or struggling students. In fact and for the most part, they are all contemptuous to that kind of thing. I was relentlessly bullied here because of my autism and the teachers and staff did not address properly at all. I attended a different elementary school before transferring to LCS and I was happier there. Moreover, the teachers only abide by strict routines and regulations and make absolutely no exceptions for students with disabilities. Unlike LCS, my other elementary school, as well as my high school, had a "family" system in which teachers came down to the levels of their students who had notable difficulty anywhere in school and aided them with assignments and social acclamation. That is where I discovered the academic talent that LCS failed to help me to recognize. Despite the best efforts of my parents and I, I could not live and grow in LCS. It crippled me, rather than constructed me and I regret ever attending there. Finally, I recommend that students with disabilities do not go there.

- submitted by a community member
September 23, 2010
You can't beat a 14:1 student-to-faculty ratio, especially when the teachers and staff are as great as they are here. The personal focus, support, and community at LCS is truly like or better than a private school. The curriculum is up to date with many brand new books and leading technology. A good mix of interpersonal, book, and experiential teaching with diversified approaches to support each student's strengths and areas of need. My oldest attended grades 1-6 here, graduated in district and is now enrolled in a top-20 national university. My younger ones are still at LCS and are also thriving.

- submitted by a parent
September 20, 2005
My chldren have been attending lcs for years 1 has just recently left this school for middle school and I was so sad about it I still have 1 in here and I hope she enjoys it as much as my older child. This is such a great school it is like sending your kids to a private school the teachers are super! I have enjoyed all of them. Anyone who complains about the teachers here are complaining because there child is not ready for there class and the parents cannot except that. Any parent who complains about this school or teachers need to take a look at there child and figure out ho to help them maybe if the parents spent more time with the kids they would keep up.

- submitted by a parent
February 19, 2005
I don't know what the problem is with some of the parents at this school. We get a lot of support and true concern from the staff regarding our child. I do agree that the teachers could be a little more enthusiastic in their teaching. But take it for what it's worth it's a country setting and some of the parents are bored thus have nothing better to do than complain. It's not just up to the teachers to help your child succeed, it's up to the parents too. If you feel your child is not succeeding at the rate you want them too, have them tutored, or pull them out. The school is not a one size fits all as some may believe, what works for some may not work for others. Through my homework I've found that many other schools have a more antiquated curriculum then this one.

- submitted by a parent
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Nearby homes for sale

     

Last modified: October 29, 2014

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.


GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2014 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Lyndeborough Central School
192 Forest Rd, Lyndeborough, NH  03082
(603) 654-9381
Last modified Lyndeborough Central School is a Public school that serves grades K-6
Lyndeborough Central School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 5 reviews. Top