Tenacre Country Day School

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78 Benvenue St

Wellesley, MA 02482

(781) 235-2282

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 192

Students Per Teacher: 6

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Tenacre Country Day School

My children have been at Tenacre for five years now, and I can't tell you how much I love this school. I think the writing program is excellent. They have students start writing (not handwriting, but actual topic writing) in first grade, and it grows from there. By 5th grade, they are writing 5-paragraph ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/15/15

We found the school to be very expensive for a so-so education. The writing and foreign language programs (only Spanish is offered in the whole school) were very weak. We did not feel that our son was challenged and asked for more, but didn t get it. For $30K we expected something different. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/20/14

I've just joined the Tenacre community, and so far I have nothing but great things to say. I can already see a change in my son. He is in kindergarten. He is more focused, more thoughtful. He says "thank yous" and looks at people in the eye when saying hellos. He is starting to read and even do ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/03/14

The Headmaster is not "advanced in age"--he's a grown up who cares deeply about the children. In fact he's among the most gifted educators I have ever met. Many of the teachers are life-changing. They know and care for every student individually, and they are given great freedom in the classroom. Some ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/02/14

We were disappointed. Our child entered happy and confident and left feeling defeated with low self-esteem. Good science program. Terribly rigid art program. The headmaster, rather advanced in age, rules with a heavy fist.

Posted by a parent on 09/20/14

The grounds are lovely and the teachers are nice. However, it is not a great place for creative, out of the box thinkers. Although they may try to be, it is not a diverse environment, culturally or economically.

Posted by a parent on 06/06/14

The school strikes an excellent balance between strong academics and the social and emotional development of its strudents. Small class size and individualized attention from teachers are key strengths of this school. The school has a very inclusive environment and values the importance of a strong ...  Read more

Posted by a on 06/10/10

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Wellesley schools — Tenacre Country Day School is located at 78 Benvenue St, Wellesley MA 02482. 78 Benvenue St is in the 02482 ZIP code in Wellesley, MA Tenacre Country Day School is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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