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Welcome to Melrose Public Schools

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Welcome to Melrose Public Schools, where excellence in education meets a nurturing and inclusive community environment. Situated in the vibrant city of Melrose, Massachusetts, our school district is dedicated to fostering a love for learning and empowering students to reach their full potential through personalized learning.

At Melrose Public Schools, we believe in tailoring education to each student's unique needs, interests, and strengths. Our personalized learning approach ensures that every student receives individualized support and opportunities for growth, allowing them to progress at their own pace and achieve academic success.

With a commitment to academic rigor, collaboration, and respect, we strive to create a welcoming and supportive atmosphere where all students feel valued and empowered to succeed. Our dedicated team of educators utilizes innovative instructional practices and technology to personalize learning experiences, fostering curiosity, critical thinking, and creativity in our students.

We aim to prepare students for success in an ever-changing world through a comprehensive curriculum, diverse extracurricular opportunities, and personalized support. We invite you to explore our website to learn more about our schools, programs, and how we are shaping tomorrow's future leaders through personalized learning at Melrose Public Schools. Join us in our journey of educational excellence, where every student can thrive and achieve their dreams.

Academic/Curiculum Departments

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Pre- K Early Childhood

Visit the Franklin School page to learn more about our amazing Early Childhood Center!

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K-5 Elementary

Learn about the curriculum foundation students develop as an elementary school student in Melrose.

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6-12 English Language Arts

Nora Tsoutsis

Director of English Language Arts, 6-12

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6-12 Mathematics


Director of Math and Business, 6-12

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6-12 Science

Melissa Rice

Director of Science, Technology, and Engineering, 6-12

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6-12 Social Studies

Tim Daly

Director of Social Studies and History, 6-12

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6-12 World Language

Katia Marticorena

Director of World Languages, 6-12

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K-12 DLCS & Library Media

Digital Literacy, Computer Science, and Library Media

Melanie Acevedo

Director of Personalized Learning & Instructional Technology , PreK-12

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K-12 Health & Wellness

Stephen Fogarty

Director of Wellness, Athletics, and Co-Curricular, K-12

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K-12 Visual & Performing Arts

Steven Black

Director of Visual and Performing Arts, , K-12