McKinley South End Academy

  • Boston's McKinley Schools are four schools in one, providing special education for students in kindergarten through grade 12

    • Focus on emotional, behavioral, and learning needs
    • Highly structured behavior management system
    • Intensive clinical supports
    • Full range of academic programs
    • All students assigned via Individualized Education Program (IEP) Team Meeting
    • Four Boston Educators of the Year on staff: David Russell, Meredith Berke, Cara Bufalino, and James Scaringe
    • Named an Over-performing Elementary School by Boston magazine, 2005 


  • Head of School
    Cindie Neilson
    Program Director
    Christine Stella

    90 Warren Avenue
    Boston, MA 02116

    Phone: 617-635-9976
    Fax: 617-635-9985

    School Hours
    7:20 am - 1:40 pm

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