Needham High School 609 Webster St, Needham Heights, MA02494 Needham High School houses students in grades nine through 12, with Dr. Jonathan Pizzi serving as principal. Needham…More High School stands as a pillar of educational excellence and state-of-the-art facilities in Needham. The school operates under the core values of "To Think; To Respect; To Communicate." Classes are offered in English, fine and performing arts, interdisciplinary studies, mathematics, media, science, social studies, wellness and world languages. A community classroom learning program and a personalized learning center are also available.
Needham Heights KinderCare 1000 Highland Ave, Needham, MA02494 Directed by Alyssa Robinson, the Needham branch of KinderCare is a private provider of childcare, and part of a network…More of some 1,700 centers throughout the country. It offers programs for kids from pre-school through after-school care for middle-school-aged kids. Other offerings include summer camp and enrichment programs. Enrichment provides kids with special programs ranging from math to Spanish to fitness.
Needham Extended Day Program 1155 Central Ave, Needham, MA02492 This care facility offers after-school care and learning for children of elementary school age. The program also offers…More before-school care for kids after 7:30 in the morning. Children of any disability, race, sexual orientation, parental marriage status, religion, cultural heritage are always welcome.
Saint Bartholomew Soccer League 174 Washington Ave, Needham, MA02492 Based at the Saint Bartholomew Parish, which is next to Saint Sebastian's School, this soccer league is a co-ed,…More instructional program for first- and second-grade children in Needham. There are both fall and spring seasons, and multiple volunteer positions are available for church members and parents.
Needham Public Schools encompass eight separate facilities ranging from pre-Kindergarten to high school. Broadmeadow,…More Eliot, Hillside, Mitchell and Newman comprise the five elementary schools (K-5, with an integrated preschool program at Newman), High Rock School houses the community's sixth graders, and the Pollard Middle School (7 & 8) and Needham High School round out the remaining institutions.
The FY10 School Department Operating Budget is $45,382,885, with 88% devoted to salaries, 10% for purchase of service and 2% going to expenses. Enrollment in 2008-2009 was 2,621 in Pre K-5, 1,104 at the middle school level and 1,404 in high school. The average class size is between 20 and 22.
The Superintendent's Office is located in the Emery Grover Administration Building, located at 1330 Highland Avenue. Daniel E. Gutekanst is the Superintendent of Schools and Joyce Wiggin is the Administrative Assistant. Members of the community are urged to contact the office with questions, ideas and concerns at email@example.com.
Hillside Elementary School 28 Glen Gary Rd, Needham, MA02494 Hillside School refers to itself as "an inclusive neighborhood school" that enrolls students in grades kindergarten…More through five. Michael Kascak is the principal. There are roughly 400 students at Hillside. The school has incorporated programs such as METCO, the Collaborative Internship Program and the Early Learning Center II program.
Since 1986, Dr. John Atkins has been a practicing, board certified dentist. He earned his D.M.D. at Boston University…More School of Dentistry, and also attended Harvard University's program in Dental Implantology to further his interest and experience.
Dr. Atkins practices in Needham, MA. He specializes in preventative care, restorative care, pediatric and adolescent dentistry and providing at-home whitening services.
HaML Clinical Associates offers a variety clinical services for children, adolescents, adults, couples and families.…More It provides meditation services for patients, as well, and implements applied learning programs for schools, parents and work groups.
This company works with programs, agencies, schools, work groups and organizations to provide consulting advice.
Walker School 1968 Central Ave, Needham, MA02492 Walker is a network of facilities and professionals that offers multidisciplinary programs for students aged three to…More 22. The school provides mental health services, special education, professional training and consultation, and child welfare advocacy. The school prides itself as a "national resource committed to helping practitioners find better ways of caring for, treating, and educating high-risk children and their families."
Sew Easy for Kids 908 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA02492 Sew Easy for Kids, located on Great Plain Avenue in Needham Center, has been in business since 1997. In that time, the…More school has taught more than 8,000 kids and teens how to sew. The instructors teach the essentials of machine sewing, including sewing machine operation, fabric and pattern selection, layout, marking, construction and completing projects. The school's fun and exciting classes enhance self esteem and confidence, instilling endless possibilities within the hearts of those who attend. The school also offers special sewing camps scheduled during school vacations. For more information about the available programs, visit the Web site.
The Congregational Church of Needham 1154 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA02492 The Congregational Church is a faith community open to all people. Morning worship is held at 10am on Sundays, with…More childcare available for infants and Sunday School classes available for kids and high school students. Several groups meet at the church, including youth, men's and women's groups. An after-school program called The Center is open to students in grades 6 and 7. Additionally, The Friendly Society, a group of women who gather for friendship and fellowship purposes, meets several times during the year. The church also is heavily involved in the music scene. Youth choirs meet regularly, as does the Chancel Choir, and the sanctuary has a state-of-the-art organ. Guests can visit the library, and the church hosts several live performers throughout the year.
Knowledge Beginnings 206 A St, Needham, MA02494 A member of the National Association for the Education of Young Children, this daycare center offers a variety of…More programs for different ages, as well as summer programs for grade-school children. The center also provides before-school care for kids and special enrichment programs, which have small class sizes and offer such specialized learning as music, math and Spanish language. Enrichment is offered year-round, and is meant to supplement the core classes. The teachers themselves are nurtured by the center through professional days and continuing education.
Good Shepherd Christian Fellowship 754 Greendale Ave, Needham, MA02492 Good Shepherd Christian Fellowship holds worship services each Sunday morning with the Rev. Darrell Minnich. The…More fellowship regularly hosts Bible studies, in addition to Sunday School. A variety of ministries are offered through the fellowship, including healing classes, missions, service projects and youth groups. It also delivers a weekly television program.
CATZ Sports Performance Center and Physical Therapy 114 1st Ave, Needham, MA02494 CATZ Sports Performance Center and Physical Therapy would never refer to itself as a "gym." The goal at CATZ is to…More help people of all ages and abilities realize their athletic potential. It offers both small group training classes and one-on-one training services. It also offers a full range of classes for adults and children, as well as professional athletes. It has been in business at its 1st Avenue location for over 6 years. In 2010, CATZ began providing physical therapy services for injured adults, kids and professional athletes looking to recover as quickly as possible. CATZ believes it is important to support the local community; this includes working with local school sports programs and the Needham Youth Leagues.