The Mission Hill School is a Boston Public Pilot School serving approximately 250 children, ages 3-14 (grades K0-8). The small learning community emphasizes a project-based, collaborative curriculum, inclusive of all learning abilities. MHS was founded in 1997 by educator and author Deborah Meier and is modeled on democratic principles. In 2012, the school community relocated to the Jamaica Plain neighborhood of Boston.


  • Wednesday, May 4th: Family Fun Night! In celebration of Screen-Free Week, come to MHS to play games and have a picnic from 5:45 to 7:00 pm.
    Download the Flyer
  • Thursday, May 5th: Kindergarten to Farm School
  • Friday, May 6th: Grades 3/4 to Farm School
  • Tuesday, May 10th: School Picture Day!
  • Saturday, May 14, 10 am – 1 pm: Family Discussion about Race 
  • Thursday, May 19, 10 am – 11:30 am: New Family Welcome Day
  • Good Morning Mission Hill: The Freedom to Teach, The Freedom to Learn, a documentary about MHS is here!
    Copies are available in the MHS main office for $20 or Online
    Find out where to watch!