Marguerite E. Peaslee Elementary School

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31 Maple St

Northborough, MA 01532

(508) 351-7035

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 310

Students Per Teacher: 6

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Marguerite E. Peaslee Elementary School

I would agree that the school is wholesome and has the feel of a nice neighborhood school. The classroom sizes are small and the school has some very kind staff members. However, the school does not do enough to differentiate the curriculum. Children are not challenged to push themselves. Science ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/04/13

The Peaslee community is incredible. The teachers are dedicated, committed and extremely involved in assuring that each child is successful. I have two children at Peaslee and I could not be happier with the experience that they are getting.

Posted by a parent on 04/11/12

This school has a very friendly atmosphere. It has great support for children with learning challenges. The teachers are nice, focused on helping everybody meeting the minimum standard. Small class size is great. This is not an innovative or academically oriented school with a culture to help every student ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/10/12

I wholeheartedly agree with the reviews that laud the school and staff of a wholesome and nurturing community spirit while commenting that students with different learning styles or needs, ESPECIALLY gifted students, are not well-understood or accommodated at all. Even if a parent is a model volunteer ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/21/10

I've only had very positive experiences with the staff....they are caring, seem to be one step ahead of the kids' needs.

Posted by a parent on 09/15/09

I could not be happier. Excellent staff. Small class sizes and my children get individual attention for their strengths and weaknesses.

Posted by a parent on 10/18/08

I have had an unpleasant experience with the principal and lunch staff at this school giving my children a hard time. This has gotten To the point where my children cry and are nervous to attend school there. I have had issue after issue with this school. I feel that my children are being singled out ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/27/07

I would agree with other reviewers. The atmosphere at Peaslee is inclusive and wholesome. However, there is little room for different learning styles and no room for academic challenges for the gifted. Unfortunate,because it is a nice community.Music opportunities at elementary level have also varied ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/05/07

Nurturing environment for a young child, but very limited advanced academic programs. PTA is very active and opportunity for parent involvement is high.

Posted by a parent on 03/14/05

Wonderful school, great and friendly teachers. Mr.Holms is a great principal.

Posted by a parent on 10/05/04

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Test scores for Marguerite E. Peaslee Elementary School

MCAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Marguerite E. Peaslee Elementary School
Northborough 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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Northborough schools — Marguerite E. Peaslee Elementary School is located at 31 Maple St, Northborough MA 01532. 31 Maple St is in the 01532 ZIP code in Northborough, MA The school district for Marguerite E. Peaslee Elementary School is the Northborough Public Schools. Marguerite E. Peaslee Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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