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New Middle School Program

Lesley Ellis is in the midst of an exciting time of growth with the expansion of its outstanding academic program to a new middle school offering for students in fifth through eighth grades. With a fifth and sixth grade classroom already in place, the school added a new seventh grade class this year and will complete its middle school offering by welcoming a new eighth grade class in 2015. 

Lesley Ellis’ plan to expand into the middle grades comes in response to parent and community requests for continuation of the innovative educational programming that the school has been known for since it was established in 1949. In the last decade, Lesley Ellis has experienced a significant period of growth and transformation. In 2001, Lesley Ellis expanded to full-day kindergarten, in 2002 fourth grade was added, 2004 fifth grade was added, 2006 the school introduced a transitional kindergarten classroom, in 2011 sixth grade was added and in 2014 seventh grade was added, leading the way to an exciting new middle school offering.

Click here to learn more about the Middle School Program at Lesley Ellis, or contact Tricia Moran, Director of Admission, at or 781.641.1346.