English High School
The oldest public high school in the United States, founded in 1821
  • Advanced Placement courses in English, calculus, biology, U. S. government, U. S.history, and Spanish
  • Extensive extracurricular programs, musical productions, sports, Model United Nations, and many other clubs
  • Comprehensive English Language Learning (ELL) program that includes literacy courses in Spanish
  • Student Support Team that provides academic assistance and counseling
  • Parent coordinator who communicates directly with families, hosts monthly parent meetings, and connects to community resources
  • On-site health center that meets the medical and emotional needs of our students and holds parent seminars
  • Walking distance to Forest Hills and Green Street stations on the Orange Line and bus #42 
School partners
uAspire, Boston College, Boston University, Diplomas Now, Brookside Community Health Center, Boston Scholar Athletes, the Boston Private Industry Council, COMPASS, Diplomas Now, Suffolk University, and Summer Search

Ligia Noriega-Murphy

144 McBride Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

Phone: 617-635-8979
Fax: 617-635-8988
School Hours
7:20 a.m. - 2:20 p.m.
Early Dismissal, day before Thanksgiving and last two days of school: 12:20 p.m.

Grades: 9-12
Level: High
School Type: Traditional