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Join us for a Visit Day!
You are invited to a Visit Day to see our Jackson Elementary School "in action" on a typical school day and to observe what makes our school so special!

Click on a date below to learn more and to pre-register for our upcoming visit days:

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 (8:45 a.m.)

Your visit to Jackson will include a full tour of our school and an overview of our outstanding curriculum.

Please contact Katy Denning, Director of Admissions for more information (617-202-9772)

Come visit Jackson School
Selected openings are available for Fall 2016.
Please call 617-202-9772 for more information.

Jackson School Tours
Please contact the Admissions Office, at 617.202.9772 to arrange an individual tour.

Congratulations Jackson School Class of 2013

Spring Fling Uniform Sale
The Sale will take place during May 20-23, 2013 in the Jackson Foyer
from 7:50 am-9:00 am. and from 2:00 pm-4:00 pm.

From the Catholic Schools Office
At the Nov. 1 Catholic Schools Office’s annual convocation, it was announced that Jackson School was one of six “elementary schools in the Archdiocese that continue to outperform national Stanford 10 test score averages (>75 percentile)”. *
Dr. Mary Grassa O’Neill
Secretary for Education/ Superintendent of Schools
Archdiocese of Boston
* Note from JWP Schools- One of six elementary schools out of 85 elementary schools in the Archdiocese of Boston.

Jackson School Admissions Open House
Jackson School will host an Admissions Open House on Wednesday, January 30, from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.  Visitors will meet administrators, teachers and parents and have a tour of the Jackson School led by the sixth grade students. Please contact Mr. Tim Alberts, our Admissions Director  or phone (617) 202-9772 for further information.

School Closed Tuesday Oct. 30, 2012
Due to possible power outages, impending weather and the safety of students and faculty both Jackson School and Walnut Park Montessori will be closed on Tuesday October 30, 2012.
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Join us in April for Coffee & Conversations
Friday April 7 from 8:30-9:30am, Head of School Nancy Fish will facilitate a conversation on "The latest in Montessori research and outcomes."

All current and prospective parents are invited to attend.

If you are interested in learning more about enrollment in our Walnut Park Montessori program for children ages 18 months to 6 years old, please contact Katy Denning, Director of Admissions at 617-202-9772

Come Visit Our School!
Fall is a fantastic time to see our campus and to learn more about a Jackson Walnut Park Education!

Fall Open Houses:

Other visit days during weekdays are also available (click "read more" to learn of additional dates)

Proud Moments
Walking through the halls and seeing children working away we can't help but to feel like proud parents. Witnessing the peaceful concentration of our students is a testement to the skill of our teachers here at Walnut Park.

Is Playing in the Dirt Clean Living?
Do you let your child play in the dirt? Have we gotten too clean! This article in the Wall Street Journal examines those issues.

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