Welcome to the Boston Public Schools website!
As the birthplace of public education in this nation, the Boston Public Schools is committed to transforming the lives of all children through exemplary teaching in a world-class system of innovative, welcoming schools. We partner with the community, families, and students to develop in every learner the knowledge, skill, and character to excel in college, career, and life.
Help in many languages
The Boston Public Schools translates many publications for families from English into the seven major languages spoken in our schools: Cape Verdean creole, Chinese, Haitian creole, Portuguese, Somali, Spanish and Vietnamese.
"Family Matters” Newsletter:
- June 2009: Keep Learning during the Summer
- March 2009: Reading Aloud
- November 2008: It's School Choice Season!
- August 2008: Back-to-School
- June 2008: Summer Smarts
- March 2008: Ready for MCAS!
Free and Reduced Price Meals
For assistance, please call
Boston Public Schools Family Resource Centers
- East Zone: 617-635-8015
- North Zone: 617-635-9010
- West Zone: 617-635-8040
Boston Public Schools
Office of English Language Learners
City of Boston
Mayor's Office of New Bostonians