Edith C. Baker School

Work Hard, Be Kind, Help Others, Build Relationships

About Us

  • The Edith C. Baker School serves the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Brookline and is one of the largest elementary schools in the town, with a population of over 790 students.  Baker School is an “international” school, where fully one-third of the student population speaks English as a second language at home. A vibrant PTO organizes numerous educational and social events throughout the year to nurture and maintain a sense of school community. Baker School utilizes the resources of the K-8 structure and encourages cross-grade level partnerships.

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  • Baker School  

     

    School Hours

     
     Mon-Thur:  8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
     Friday:  8:00 AM - 1:40 PM
       
     Address:  205 Beverly Road
       Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
       
     Phone:  (617) 879-4500
     Fax:  (617) 879-4505
     
     Click here for a map of our location 
     
    Absences  

    Please call 617-879-4508 if your child is not going to be in school. You can call anytime and leave a message. Be sure to state your child's name and classroom teacher and the reason for the absence. 
    For a list of important and frequently used telephone numbers and websites, please click here. Versions are also available in Arabic & Korean.
     

Our Admin Team

Baker Events

The Bulldog Bulletin

  • What is The Bulldog Bulletin?

    The Bulldog Bulletin is the bulletin/ newsletter for the parents and guardians of Baker School students. It will contain news, upcoming events, tidbits, and "good-to-knows" for the Baker community. 

    Each edition of The Bulldog Bulletin will eventually be placed on the Baker School website and sent to parents via email.

    Why Bulldog?

    The mascot for the Baker School is a bulldog and we are affectionately known as the “Baker Bulldogs.” From my short time here, I have come to feel that the bulldog theme is not used enough here at Baker. So, having “The Bulldog Bulletin” for parents and for the community is a step in the right direction in embracing our bulldog identity.

    Please click here for current issues.

    Respectfully,

    Torrance B. Lewis

    Baker School Principal

PSB Health Services

  • The PSB Health Services Department hope that you and your families are well and finding ways to manage and balance the many things asked of us during this unprecedented time in our lives.
     
    Please click here to access the PSB Health Services website.

Community Partnerships

  • Baker is seeking out community members who are interested in partnering with teachers and staff to bring richauthentic learning experiences to our students. These experiences increase student motivation and build curiosity and meaning in the curriculum. If you are interested in sharing skills, time, or experience, click on the link here to complete the form.

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