Mary K. Lyon High School

  • The MLPHS is committed to provide a fully inclusive learning environment where conditions are changed or created to enable general education students and students with EBD to maximize their potentials. We endeavor to support all students so that they are able meet or exceed the academic standards, and develop skills to be competent in their everyday life.

    Special Features

    • Our instructional focus: educate each student as a unique individual ready to meet the challenges of an increasingly diverse and global community
    • Collaboration among staff, students, and families to provide the necessary support for academic, social, and emotional growth  
    • Focus on teaching students the strategies to solve problems individually and as members of a team  
    • Promotion of active citizenship through volunteerism, internship programs, and community events
    • Full inclusive education
    • Small class size
    • Strong advisory program
    • College preparatory curriculum
    • Use of SMART boards as regular instructional tool
    • Use of Naviance to help students establish post-secondary goals and plan accordingly
    • PSAT and SAT preparatopm classes
    • Highly qualified teachers: All teachers hold Master’s degrees and are dually licensed in content area and special education
    • School partners: Walker Home and School and Boston College


  • Headmaster
    Jean-Dominique Herve Anoh

    95 Beechcroft St.
    Brighton, MA 02135

    Phone: 617-635-8351
    Fax: 617-635-8353

    School Hours
    8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

    Early Dismissal, the day before Thanksgiving and last two days of school: 1:30 p.m.

    Level: High
    School Type: Pilot