Horace Mann School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

  • As the oldest public day school for the deaf in the United States, the Horace Mann School remains unique by serving students ages 3-22 in a comprehensive school that is addressing education reform. As a premier school for deaf education, Horace Mann is active in the latest instructional trends, providing opportunities during the school day for professional learning communities for all faculty. Assessment data for each student are thoughtfully and individually analyzed to guide continuous student growth and achievement. The Horace Mann School is a Boston Community Hub School. 


  • Principal
    Michelle Eisan-Smith

    40 Armington Street
    Allston, MA 02134 

    Phone: 617-635-8534 (V/TTY)

    School Hours
    7:20 a.m.-2:10 p.m.

    Early Dismissal, the day before Thanksgiving and the last two days of school: 11:40 a.m.

    Grades: K-12
    Level: Elementary/Middle/High
    School Type: Special education