Oakdale Elementary School

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147 Cedar St

Dedham, MA 02026

(781) 326-5351

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Grades: 1 - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 358

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

103 Parent Reviews for Oakdale Elementary School

Our son and daughter attended Oakdale School in the '60s and '70s and now we have two grandchildren there (3 in 2011!). The principal and teachers today, like those at Oakdale years ago, nurture their students with kindness and respect while guiding them to high standards of effort and achievement. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/14/10

Oakdale is a wonderful school. We very much enjoyed the Olympic sized swimming pool. During the fall, the nut gathering contest held by local squirrels is an incomparable learning experience for the children. Most importantly, the students supply the cafeteria with fresh vegetables grown from the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/09/10

My kids have a a wonderful experience in Oakdale School. My son, Richard Bruneau, went to Oakdale and loved each teacher he had. My daugher, Isabelle Bruneau, loves learning and loves each teacher she had. Our whole family loves Oakdale!

Posted by a parent on 05/07/10

Children are getting a well rounded education. Great teachers.

Posted by a other on 05/04/10

Miss Armstrong really impresses me with how she knows every students name and how she interacts with them. My children have also had wonderful, caring teachers! An Jeanne, our office secretary, is always very pleasant to deal with! I really love Oakdale School!

Posted by a parent on 05/02/10

Oakdale School has an excellent, hard-working and deeply caring principal and staff. They take a special interest in each child and go out of their way to deepen the curriculum.

Posted by a parent on 05/01/10

I love Oakdale School because they have a great principal who really loves her students!

Posted by a parent on 04/30/10

Because my children went there and loved everything about it!

Posted by a parent on 04/30/10

The teacher's were so great. My son and daugher went there. The architecture of the school. They have really done a beautiful job preserving the school which is over 100 years old.

Posted by a parent on 04/29/10

The teachers and principle are fantastic. They work to develop of sense of self confidence and community in the children along with their academic skills. They are constantly looking for ways to improve. Many parents are involved in the PTO and volunteer work. The beautifal old brck building and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/29/10

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Test scores for Oakdale Elementary School

MCAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Oakdale Elementary School
Dedham 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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Dedham schools — Oakdale Elementary School is located at 147 Cedar St, Dedham MA 02026. 147 Cedar St is in the 02026 ZIP code in Dedham, MA The school district for Oakdale Elementary School is the Dedham Public Schools. Oakdale Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels 1 - 5.
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