Best Elementary Schools in Massachussets – 2017

Mason Rice School

Mason Rice School, Newton MA

Niche.com came out with their 2017 list of best elementary schools in Massachussets.  Lexington, Newton and Wellesley dominated the list.  Mason-Rice fell from number 1, but is still, the highest ranking in Newton, which is creating demand for housing in that school district.   In all, 9 elementary schools in Newton made it to the top 25.  Great schools, combined with easy access to Boston via the Green Line and the Commuter Rail are really pushing up prices of homes in Newton. 

Here are the top 25 to save you digging through the list:

  1. Lexington – Maria Hastings
  2. Lexington – Bowman
  3. Newton – Mason Rice
  4. Wellesley – Schofield
  5. Lexington – Joseph Eastbrook
  6. Newton – Ward
  7. Lexington – Harrington
  8. Lexington – Bridge
  9. Lexington – Fiske
  10. Wellesley – John D. Hardy
  11. Wellesley – Hunnewell
  12. Newton – Cabot
  13. Belmont – Roger E. Wellington
  14. Wellesley – Sprague
  15. Newton – Angier
  16. Belmont – Winn Brook
  17. Newton – Countryside
  18. Newton – Pierce
  19. Newton – Memorial Spaulding
  20. Brookline – Heath
  21. Belmont – Daniel Butler
  22. Westford – Day
  23. Newton – Bowen
  24. Newton – Lincoln Eliot
  25. Wayland – Claypit

For more details on these rankings, check out the full list here:

2017 Top Elementary Schools in Massachusetts 

Michelle J. Lane
MICHELLE J. LANE, Realtor
Century 21 Commonwealth
CELL: 617 584-3904

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Newton MA 4th of July Celebration

July 1, 2016fireworks

The celebration starts July 2  at 1:00 at Albermarle Field, Watertown Street, Route 16

The Kid’s celebration starts at 10:00

KIDS MORNING

Newton Centre Playground at Tyler Terrace
10 AM – Noon
For children ages 3 – 12.

  • Grande Pet Parade
  • Teddy Bear Parade
  • Decorated Doll Carriage Promenade
  • Foot Races
FREE Ice Cream, by Cabot’s Ice Cream
Cabot's Ice Cream

Newton July 4

OPEN AIR MARKET & AMUSEMENT RIDES 1:00 – 4:00

  • Handmade and International Crafts
  • Food Vendors
  • Children’s Activities

AMUSEMENT RIDES on Saturday and Sunday (7/2-7/3) noon to 9pm

Entertainment in the Gazebo

1 – 4 pm: Performers of Patrice Peris Voice Studios of Westborough and recording artist April Forrest

Music & Dancing
Bo & Bill Winiker Band
Clark Rubinshtein, Soloist
6pm
Bring blankets and lawn chairs

Fireworks start at 9:00.

Michelle J. Lane
MICHELLE J. LANE, Realtor
Century 21 Commonwealth
CELL: 617 584-3904