This charter school is run by the Boston Teachers Union. It started in 2009 with kindergarten, first, second and…More sixth grade classes. The school will add grade levels each year until it is a K-8 school.
British School of Boston 416 Pond St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Opened in 2000, the British School of Boston is one of five British schools in the United States offering a well-rounded…More academic program for students ages 2 years and 9 months through 18 years. The private institution offers a challenging, engaging environment for students, beginning with the International Primary Curriculum and the English National Curriculum and ending with the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program. For admission information, visit the British School of Boston website.
Mass Audubon's Boston Nature Center 500 Walk Hill St, Boston, MA02126 The Mass Audubon's Boston Nature Center is a wildlife sanctuary featuring two miles of trails, wetlands and meadows…More with various species of birds, coyotes and pheasants. It provides public educational programs and is a popular field trip destination for local school children.
Curley K-8 School 40 Pershing Rd, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Curley K-8 is the combination of Mary E. Curley Middle School and James M. Curley Elementary School. The school has…More plenty of green space, including an "outdoor classroom" for exploration and learning. In back is an extensive playground and basketball court. The school offers dance, music and theater arts. It is in the West assignment zone for the Boston Public Schools.
This 10,000-seat Art Deco-designed stadium is home for championship events involving Boston Public Schools. It also…More serves as home field for schools which do not have their own field. The grass field is the last natural field in the Boston Public School system. The others have been converted to artificial turf. The field has a built-in watering system that keeps the surface green even during dry summers. The full name of the stadium is George Robert White Schoolboy Stadium. A variety of community events also take place here, including the Peace Games and Caribbean Kiddies Carnival. The offices of the Boston Public School's athletic department are located here.
For public transportation: Orange Line (Green Street)
Manning Elementary School 130 Louders Ln, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Manning Elementary School is tucked into a quiet, wooded, low-traffic neighborhood near the Faulkner Hospital. This…More Boston Public School, known as "The Little School in the Woods" is one of the smallest in the system. The school is in the West assignment zone.
Jan Wampler 39 Kenton Rd, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Jan Wampler is an architect for the greater Boston area. He graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design…More with a B.A. in architecture and received his Master of Architecture in Urban Design from the Harvard Graduate School of Design. He has been teaching at MIT since 1970, and has had teaching posts at the Rhode Island School of Design, the Massachusetts College of Art, the Boston Architectural Center, the University of Sydney and the University of California, Berkeley. Call the number provided for more information.
Yoon Chun, MD 1153 Centre St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Dr. Yoon Chun, MD is a plastic surgeon for the greater Boston area. She is a graduate of John Hopkins School of…More Medicine and completed her residency at Bringham and Womens Hospital in Boston. Her research interests include breast reconstruction and facial transplantation. Please call her office to schedule an apppointment.
While this K1-5th Boston public school is technically in Roxbury, many people identify it more strongly with Jamaica…More Plain.
A typical day at the "Magical Mendell" provides students with two hours of literacy instruction and 70 minutes of math instruction. The school is in the West assignment zone. Uniforms are required.
Showa Boston 420 Pond St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 Located on the Pond Street campus it shares with with The British School, Showa Boston Institute of Language &…More Culture is dedicated to Japanese and American cross-cultural learning. Showa offers ESL classes for Japanese students, and Japanese language and culture classes for American students. The campus includes a full Japanese garden complete with Koi pond and a tea house. Programs are offered for students of all levels and ages during the school year and throughout the summer.
Hennigan is in the West assignment zone of the Boston Public Schools. The back of the school connects to a hilly…More green neighborhood and the Jefferson Playground field as well as the urban wild of Nira Rock.
The Kennedy Elementary School is in the West assignment zone of Boston Public Schools. The school has a lovely…More outdoor playground. Students share their academic achievement through theater, dance and publishing parties. School uniforms are required (navy blue slacks, skirt or jumper with a white or baby blue blouse, shirt or polo shirt).