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11 Charles St

Dorchester, MA 02122

(617) 635-6365

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Grades: 6 - 9

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 286

Students Per Teacher: 5

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Harbor School

I am a student. Teachers are rude. They do not welcome students comments. They are not willing to assist me when I have problems. When I get frustrated they do not allow me space to calm down. They get in my face and make me feel bad. I miss my old school because my teachers were strict but they ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 03/13/11

My friend goes here. And he told me its good but not that good. so idk. im a 6th grader and he is a 8th grader so. ima see how ma year goes. not. i got a betta school to go to. LGF ALL DAII (LILLA G. FREDRICK PILOT.

Posted by a other on 08/30/10

I find the teachers at The Harbor to be some of the most hard working people I have ever come across. They really make themselves available to the students.

Posted by a parent on 04/12/10

I do not find this school helpful. The teachers make plans to assist with children who are struggling but do not follow through on them. They will meet, meet, meet, but rarely put practical things in action. Furthermore, in all my dailings (at least 1/2 a dozen) with the secetary she is rude as if she ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/16/10

This school was AWESOME when I was going there. (2000-2002) 7th-8th grd. Wasnt there for 6th grade but they offered really good electives and had mandatory drama sessions. Location wise- well, its not that great but I know that I (didnt) wake up not wanting to go to school.

Posted by a student on 04/04/08

i am a former graduate of The Harbor School (THS). I graduated in 2005. THS is a very good school to send your child to because your children will like it very much. THS has a very different way of teaching and a different way of learning. THS is a high school prep school and when i left the harbor ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 01/04/07

Whatluck!My kids love this school and so do I! The teachers are openly caring and give their everything to inspire the students to aim for sucess. This school has a special mission and has changed my kids attitude toward education.

Posted by a parent on 10/19/06

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Test scores for Harbor School

MCAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Harbor School
Boston 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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Dorchester schools — Harbor School is located at 11 Charles St, Dorchester MA 02122. 11 Charles St is in the 02122 ZIP code in Dorchester, MA The school district for Harbor School is the Boston Public Schools. Harbor School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 9.
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