Our school is a community based, family oriented, full service school with a strong academic focus. Our modernized building includes a gymnasium, cafeteria and auditorium, all of which are used to enhance our academic offerings.
We have many community partners that support our academic and social emotional missions to improve and enhance student achievement though our guiding values: Respect, Ownership, Accountability, and Responsibility.
A community based, full service school with a strong academic focus
Modernized building with a gymnasium, cafeteria and auditorium
Brand new, beautiful playground and outdoor classroom
Music, art and dance education
Physical education program including Tae Kwon Do
Many community, cultural and university partners, including our new partnership with Boston Ballet
Guaranteed assignment for students from the Higginson Elementary School.
Special academic programs
Special education: autism program
New England School of Optometry, Bird Street Community Center, City Year, Boston Ballet, Pyramid Builders, Healthy Smiles, Community Music Center of Boston, Northeastern School of Law, Young People’s Project
Before and after school programs in our building
Before school program: run in partnership with Bird St. Community Center for ages 5-12; sliding fee scale beginning at $50 per week
After school programs: partnership with Bird St. Community Center for elementary school students; sliding fee scale, $50 per week; vouchers accepted
After school program for middle school students run by City Year; free
2014-2015 Higginson Lewis Report on Teaching & Learning