Harrington Elementary School

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328 Lowell St

Lexington, MA 02420

(781) 860-0012

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 415

Students Per Teacher: 6

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Harrington Elementary School

Harrington has some excellent teachers and the community demographics support a culture of learning and high expectations for academic, social and emotional learning. Unfortunately, the current principal functions as an administrator and is not child and family focused. She rarely is outside to great ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/09/13

Disappointing. Poor communication from leadership. Some great teachers but not a strong culture overall. Leadership is out of touch.

Posted by a parent on 09/04/13

I'm not sure why some parents decide to use this as a podium in which to air their grievances with Mrs. Mead. ( The playground isn't deserted after school....it's used by the Lextended Day program since a large percentage of parents work). The teachers are excellent, the staff is great and I've found ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/07/13

Only school in Lexington that has a completely deserted playground after school. No chance to interact with other parents. Everyone just drops their kid off and goes. I am sure this is the way Mrs. Mead likes it! The PTA does try but lots of parents as well as kids are pretty detached from the Harrington ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/13/13

My school is the best school system in the world. I can confidently say this because I am the mother of a child with a complex disabilities. Sierra is a ten year old girl who suffered many in-utero strokes, and is also a Kidney Cancer Survivor. My child requires extensive services, highly trained ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/02/09

Harrington Elementary is a wonderful school with a rich, diversified student population. The students really learn the core values of respect, cooperation, relationships and school spirit. They do need to adjust [increase] their 4th and 5th homework load, as most if not all graduating classes are not ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/30/07

This is a warm, inclusive school! The principal is fair and firm in his handling of behavioral problems. True tolerance is practiced here, everyone's values are respected. They focus on academic education and social differences are not used to promote division and create controversy as in some other ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/26/06

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School Profile for Harrington Elementary School

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Test scores for Harrington Elementary School

MCAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Harrington Elementary School
Lexington 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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Lexington schools — Harrington Elementary School is located at 328 Lowell St, Lexington MA 02420. 328 Lowell St is in the 02420 ZIP code in Lexington, MA The school district for Harrington Elementary School is the Lexington Public Schools. Harrington Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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