New Mission High School
A small community focused on unity focused on empowering our students to become college graduates who do well in the world and for the world
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • College access courses: Students demonstrate their commitment to learning, habits of mind, and essential skills through portfolio presentations twice a year
  • Student success: 100% of grade 10 students passed the 2013 ELA and math MCAS, and 98% passed MCAS science
  • Annual Black College Tour
  • Electives such as Cracking the SAT, criminal justice, MCAS prep, and writing seminars that provide opportunities to develop math and writing skills
  • Full inclusion model for students with disabilities
  • After school Homework Academy, offering one-on-one help with teachers and tutors
  • Individual student advisors who carefully monitor the challenges and progress of each student
  • Schoolwide support for teachers to improve their practice and develop their leadership skills
  • Senior internships, community service and senior portfolio defense required for graduation
  • College courses offered through Benjamin Franklin Institute, Mass. College of Art and Design, Roxbury Community College, Wentworth Institute of Technology, and Wheelock College
Additional school partners
Boston Scholar Athletes, Brigham and Women’s Hospital YSSP Program, Children’s Hospital, Harvard Crimson program, Harvard University Risk Prevention Program, Northeastern University Student Scholars, Summer Search
Special application process


Naia L. Wilson

655 Metropolitan Ave.
Hyde Park, MA 02136

Phone: 617-635-6437
Fax: 617-635-6332

School website
School Hours
7:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Early Dismissal, day before Thanksgiving and last two days of school: 12:30 p.m.

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