Wakefield Memorial High School 60 Farm St, Wakefield, MA01880 Wakefield Memorial High School educates about 1,000 Wakefield students each year in grades nine through 12. A variety of…More Advanced Placement and honors classes are offered, and the school is active in the community through student groups, athletics and community service. Kimberly Smith serves as the school's principal.
Wakefield Housing Authority 26 Crescent St, Wakefield, MA01880 The Wakefield Housing Authority office is located in the huge brick Lincoln School Building, just behind Main Street. A…More publicly funded agency, the Housing Authority runs Section 8, public housing and housing for the mentally disabled in the Wakefield area. An excellent resource for those with inquires about state housing, federal housing and senior living.
Wakefield/Lynnfield United Methodist Church 273 Vernon St, Wakefield, MA01880 The Wakefield/Lynnfield United Methodist Church is located on the North side of Wakefield near the Wakefield/Lynnfield…More border. The church offers weekly worship at 10:30am, a weekly choir practice and monthly prayer meetings. The church also provides infant and toddler care during weekly services and Christian education classes for school-age children and adults. It is also home to the Golden Rule Pre-school.
Town of Wakefield Board of Health 1 Lafayette St, Wakefield, MA01880 The Wakefield Board of Health is located within the William J. Lee Memorial Town Hall building in Wakefield center. The…More three-member board runs a variety of health programs for Wakefield residents, including tobacco control and school health services, issues permits for health-related services such as mosquito spraying and swimming pool installation and handles other various business permits related to food, trash and lodging. Ruth L. Clay serves as the town's health director.
Golden Rule Nursery School 271 Vernon St, Wakefield, MA01880 Housed within and operated by the Wakefield/Lynnfield United Methodist Church is the Golden Rule Nursery School, a…More non-demoninational daycare and nursery school program for three to four year olds. The school, with a 2,400 square foot indoor facility and an outdoor playground, attracts students from Wakefield and other surrounding communities.
West Ward School 39 Prospect St, Wakefield, MA01880 The West Ward school, built in 1847, is the last of four original schoolhouses remaining in Wakefield. Local historians…More believe it is the second oldest continuously operating schoolhouse in the state. The school, which was restored and reopened in September of 2010, now houses the Wakefield Historical Society Museum.
Acme Building Services 599 North Ave, Wakefield, MA01880 Acme Building Services is a janitorial service based out of Wakefield. It offers cleaning services for office buildings,…More corporate offices, schools and more.
James M. Walsh Field 60 Farm St, Wakefield, MA01880 Located next to Wakefield Memorial High School, on the corner of Farm St. and Hemlock Rd., this field supports soccer,…More lacrosse, and baseball.
Town of Wakefield School Department 60 Farm St, Wakefield, MA01880 The Wakefield School Department is composed of four elementary schools, one middle school and one high school. The…More school department lists its mission as "to educate and inspire every student to live a life of engaged learning, personal responsibility and positive contribution through safe and healthy learning environments, diverse learning opportunities, high quality teachers and staff, community involvement and partnerships, and 21st century tools and skills." Joan Landers serves as the superintendent of schools.
Greenwood School 1030 Main St, Wakefield, MA01880 One of four elementary schools in Wakefield, the Greenwood School is located on Main Street in the south part of town,…More near the Melrose border. The Greenwood school serves students in kindergarten through 4th grade. Deborah Collura serves as the school's principal.
Galvin Middle School 525 Main St, Wakefield, MA01880 Galvin Middle School, Wakefield's only public middle school, is located in a large brick building on Main Street. The…More school serves students in grades 5 through 8 and provides education in math, science, social studies, language arts and wellness. Paula Mullen, Ed.D, serves as the school's principal.
Walton School 40 Western Ave, Wakefield, MA01880 The Walton School is one of four public elementary schools in Wakefield. Tucked away in a residential neighborhood in…More the west part of town, the school serves 210 students in Kindergarten and grades 1-4. Margo Perriello serves as the school's principal.
Woodville Elementary School 30 Farm St, Wakefield, MA01880 The Woodville Elementary School, opened in April 2003, is Wakefield's most recently built school. In addition to four…More classrooms for grades 1 to 4, Woodville has seven preschool programs, two special-needs programs, two full-day kindergarten programs and three half-day kindergarten programs. Brian Middleton-Cox, M.M., M.Ed., serves as the school's principal.
Kumon of Wakefield 979 Main St, Wakefield, MA01880 Kumon Math and Reading Center is a national chain of after-school learning facilities for preschool, kindergarten,…More elementary and secondary school-age children where students can come to enrich their math and reading skills. Different than a tutoring facility, at Kumon, self-learning is conducted at the child's own pace. Programs can be individually tailored for advanced students as well as students who need extra help. The Wakefield branch is located in the Greenwood Plaza on Main Street.
Children's Gathering Nursery and Day School 101 Cedar St, Wakefield, MA01880 The Children's Gathering is a fully licensed and accredited preschool, pre-kindergarten and kindergarten that has…More operated in Wakefield since 1984. The school prides itself on teaching respect and developing social, physical and cognitive skills. The school also contains an infant and toddler daycare facility, and both run summer programs.