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Chestnut Hill School

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Overview:

The Chestnut Hill School is an independent, coeducational elementary school. Located in Newton, Massachusetts. The school comprises a preschool program (starting at age 3), an all-day Kindergarten, and Grades One through Six

428 Hammond St. Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

view phone617-566-4394

Website: www.tchs.org

Grade: PK - 6
students
Established in: 1860
Student Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Uniforms Required: No
Average Class Size: 12

Description:

The Chestnut Hill School is an independent, coeducational elementary school. Located in Newton, Massachusetts, the school comprises a preschool program (starting at age 3), an all-day Kindergarten, and Grades One through Six. A host of after-school, summer, and music programs enrich our extra-curricular offerings. We live our mission of Academic Excellence, Community, and Diversity.
The school provides its students with a strong foundation of learning skills in a teaching environment which fosters self-esteem and empowers them with enthusiasm for, and curiosity about, discovering knowledge. Within an active community of students, faculty, and families, The Chestnut Hill School promotes respect between individuals and involvement with the larger community.
CHS has earned a national reputation as an inclusive institution responsive to the needs of a highly diverse community. We have students, staff, and faculty from over 30 communities in the Greater Boston area. The school strives to acknowledge the numerous differences in our families' backgrounds (racial, cultural, ethnic, socioeconomic, family structure) while actively celebrating our common commitments to equity and social justice.
Open House is Sunday, November 6, 2011 from 1:00-3:00. No need to RSVP. Please come and bring your family!

More Information:

Accreditations: Assoc. of Independent Schools of New England
Tuition: see website
Financial aid: Children's Scholarship Fund
Top 3 universities graduates attend:
Religious programs: Not Applicable
Percentage of teachers with advanced degrees: 70
Day Care: No
AP classes: Not Applicable
Foreign languages taught: Not Applicable
Athletic programs: Not Applicable
Fine Arts taught: Not Applicable
Special Service: Not Applicable
Standardized tests given: Not Applicable
Academic and Enrichment programs: Not Applicable

SAT Scores

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ACT Scores

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