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85 Park Avenue Ext

Arlington, MA 02474

(781) 316-3736

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 277

Students Per Teacher: 6

Parent Reviews

26 Parent Reviews for Peirce School

The teachers are careful to their children and take care of the intellectual development of their children

Posted by a other on 05/06/10

The school is very good and has great teachers

Posted by a parent on 05/05/10

The Peirce experience reflects a community spirit and commitment to learning. The curriculum and extra-curricular opportunities foster a sense of responsibility; pride and sense of belonging. It takes a village...and Peirce has a fabulous village with its teachers, families and staff.

Posted by a parent on 04/29/10

Peirce is a diverse and exciting place for children to grow and thrive. Everyone is working towards helping students do their best!

Posted by a parent on 04/29/10

A wonderful, small school where I feel my child feels very much at home.

Posted by a parent on 04/29/10

The community feeling at Peirce is welcoming. Everyone knows each other , it's a wonderful feeling.

Posted by a parent on 04/28/10

The great teachers make learning fun and engaging for students

Posted by a parent on 04/28/10

My daughter started the Peirce in Kindergarten and my son started in 3rd grade. I have never met a group of caring teachers, faculty or staff members under one roof! The school environment is more like a family setting we all know each other and we all pitch in to help each other whether it is regarding ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/28/10

Peirce is a wonderful neighborhood school that is a big part of the community. Great teachers, wonderful staff, and super community.

Posted by a parent on 04/28/10

Peirce is the home of 'Peirce Pride' !!!! Peirce is a small community school nestled in the northwest corner community of Arlington, The school is a big part of our community and lives. We are proud of our school and give it top grades!

Posted by a parent on 04/28/10

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Test scores for Peirce School

MCAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Peirce School
Arlington Public Schools
* In 2010-2011 Massachusetts used the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) to test students in grades 3 though 8 and 10 in English language arts and math, and in grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The grade 10 MCAS is a high school graduation requirement. The MCAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Massachusetts. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Arlington schools — Peirce School is located at 85 Park Avenue Ext, Arlington MA 02474. 85 Park Avenue Ext is in the 02474 ZIP code in Arlington, MA The school district for Peirce School is the Arlington Public Schools. Peirce School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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