Horace Mann Elementary School

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40 Damon Ave

Melrose, MA 02176

(781) 979-2191

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 260

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Horace Mann Elementary School

Horace Mann is a fantastic school, my child was identified with special needs early and each teacher has been phenomenal in helping her achieve success. The staff is caring and it is a place where community thrives. They challenge the kids appropriately and identify issues early. I highly recommend ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/01/12

HM is ok. Not great, just average. Many teachers need to retire and just aren't very good. There is hardly any homework given, which in this day and age is unaccepable. Half the teachers don't even know how to use email. The home-school communication is lacking. The after school program is very expensive. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/15/11

We have two children in the school, K and 2nd grade. We love the 'little school house' feel. Horace Mann reminds me of the great experiences I had in elementary school in Topsfield MA. Great teachers, very active and successful volunteerism, healthy level of parent involvement, proactive approach ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/04/09

Horace Mann is the quintessential neighborhood school. Parents/Families know each other and kids grow up together in a small 'village' right here in Melrose. The staff that I have dealt with have bent over backwards to keep parnets informed and happy with their children's educations while the atmosphere ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/14/05

I have two children, one is attending Horace Mann now and the other is in the middle school.(but did go to Horace Mann K-5. The Horace Mann School is is wonderful place! The teachers are the best. It is not a huge school so you really can get to know alot about the teachers, students and other parents. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/15/04

The teachers are all professionals who are always working hard to educate students with multiple learning styles. Academic achievement is extremely important to all. Relating learning to real world scenarios keeps the students engaged while having fun learning. The Principal, Teachers and other Staff ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/16/04

'I have two children both of them are out of Horace Mann now and in the Middle school they are both doing and excellent job because Horace Mann has enhanced their minds in a way no one even notices. They make learing fun but in a productive way! I would give Horace Mann 5 stars out of 5!!

Posted by a parent on 08/12/04

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Test scores for Horace Mann Elementary School

MCAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Horace Mann Elementary School
Melrose 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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Melrose schools — Horace Mann Elementary School is located at 40 Damon Ave, Melrose MA 02176. 40 Damon Ave is in the 02176 ZIP code in Melrose, MA The school district for Horace Mann Elementary School is the Melrose Public Schools. Horace Mann Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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