Merrymount Elementary School

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4 Agawam Rd

Quincy, MA 02169

(617) 984-8762

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 372

Students Per Teacher: 21

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Merrymount Elementary School

Excellent teachers giving quality education. Kids love the environment and nice after school activities. The school has the best test scores in the city. Good safety policies.

Posted by a parent on 10/30/14

I agree with the state stepping in , the school principal and the guidance counselor need to be fired from this school ! I will be forwarding these comments to the state and Quincy school board something needs to be done. Yes you are right they do cover for each other they are rude and I have even heard ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/07/13

I went to school here and I felt like I was not getting the education I needed.

Posted by a other on 11/15/13

This school is in dire need of a professional overhaul. Nicknamed Mean Merrymount the atmosphere is damaging to children, not part of the inner circle. The principal and her clique fraternize with certain parents. Drinking occurs at school events and pictures of this are posted to the PTO page. The ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/13/13

I give this school 5 stars! I could not believe how wonderful my child's kindergarten experience was. He knows how to read and loves math and his teacher sent home a laminated photo book at the end of the year for each month of school. We also got a beautiful packet of his best monthly art. He learned ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/02/13

I've had many complaints about this school prior to having my son attend almost four years ago. One particular complaint was the principal and how she presents herself and her authority to other parents. My husband and I had more than a few run-ins with this woman and every time we did, she was never ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/06/13

this is more of a question to everyone to thing about more than review question:why are so many parents pulling the children out of merrymount and into other schools What is wrong with this school?

Posted by a parent on 01/22/13

I believe that there are many talented teachers at Merrymount School but the principle and the school's immediate staff need attention. It is sad that politics play a roll in a students education the Principle cares more about the rank of her test scores than the students well being. This was a great ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/12/12

I have 2 children here one in first and the other in third and there doing great there and the teachers are really involved the with the students and the parents. One of my kids was going to another elem school in Quincy and was n't doing good there. Better quality of ed here.

Posted by a parent on 04/06/10

We have amazing teachers and the students MCAS scores are the highest in the city. The principle is an incredible person.

Posted by a parent on 10/03/09

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Test scores
Test scores for Merrymount Elementary School

MCAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Merrymount Elementary School
Quincy 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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Quincy schools — Merrymount Elementary School is located at 4 Agawam Rd, Quincy MA 02169. 4 Agawam Rd is in the 02169 ZIP code in Quincy, MA The school district for Merrymount Elementary School is the Quincy Public Schools. Merrymount Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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