Peirce Elementary School

School Overview


170 Temple St

West Newton, MA 02465

(617) 559-9630

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 316

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for Peirce Elementary School

Nice neighborhood school and involved parents. Teachers are good. Student to teacher ratio high with no teaching assistants.

Posted by a parent on 10/03/13

Excellent school. Best teachers. Like a private school. Nice neighborhood feel.

Posted by a parent on 05/09/10

Very active PTO and involved parents, strong school community. Has an interim Principal for 2009/10. Very good academically.

Posted by a parent on 01/13/10

I like the school and it's teachers because the teachers will help you with your problems.

Posted by a student on 07/20/08

Very involved parent community, solid education environment, teacher student ratio on high side.

Posted by a parent on 02/26/06

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Test scores
Test scores for Peirce Elementary School

MCAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Peirce Elementary School
Newton 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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West Newton schools — Peirce Elementary School is located at 170 Temple St, West Newton MA 02465. 170 Temple St is in the 02465 ZIP code in West Newton, MA The school district for Peirce Elementary School is the Newton Public Schools. Peirce Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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