The Chittick School is a small school that provides a safe, nurturing, academically challenging environment. We empower all of our children to believe and achieve. We offer physical education, music instruction, technology and visual arts to all of our children.Our school has a Highly Specialized Autistic Strand for students on the autism spectrum. We have a 2-hour literacy block and a 90-minute math block. We have a bookstore every Thursday morning for our students to buy books and we offer workshops for helping parents with reading at home.
Small school with a warm, nurturing atmosphere that provides an academically challenging environment, empowering all children to believe, achieve and succeed.
Bookstore every Thursday for our students to purchase books for home reading.
Second Step, a program that helps students develop strategies for conflict resolution
After school enrichment programs and tutoring in math and reading
Strong Parent Council
Monthly newsletters and student planners to help keep parents informed about classroom and schoolwide activities
New computer lab, music specialist, physical education specialist, and visual arts program
Playworks program to encourage safe, healthy play time
Tech Goes Home program
Guaranteed assignment to grade 6 at the Irving Middle School.
Special academic programs
Specialized program for autistic students
BOKS Building Our Kids’ Success, Celebrity Series of Boston - Arts for All!, Boston Nature Center, MusiConnects, City Missions, Read Boston- Read to Achieve Program, The Home for Little Wanderers, Tufts University, Boston University, Bird Street Community Center
After school programs in our building
Bird Street after-school program, 2:30-6:00 pm; homework help, literacy, math, health, science, dance, arts, music, fitness and recreation.
2014-2015 Chittick Elementary Report on Teaching & Learning