Peter Thacher Elementary School
Peter Thacher Elementary School is one of Attleboro's five elementary schools supporting students Kindergarten through grade 4. Thacher is focused on providing an atmosphere of high academic expectations where students develop socially, physically and intellectually. The school, tucked away in a quiet neighborhood in the city, provides the everyday math, reading incentive and accelerated reader programs to students. Thacher also offers the Attleboro Before and Afterschool Childcare United Services (ABACUS) program. The school is also home to the city's Early Learning Center.
- Fax: 508-226-4165
- Hours: Grades 1 - 4: 8:40am - 3pm. Morning Kindergarten: 8:40am - 11am. Afternoon Kindergarten: 12:30pm - 3pm.
- Handicap Accessible: Ramps and handidapped parking is available at the school's front entrance.
- Number of students: 463
- Public/Private: Public
- Financial aid: No
- Religious affiliation: N/A
- Student-to-teacher ratio: 14.2 to 1
- Parking: Free lot
- Number of faculty: 100
- How engaged is the school with the community?: The school holds a multicultural night, family bingo and family fraction nights for families. Thacher also holds a community reading day.
- Montessori: No
- Grade levels: K - 5
- Special education: Yes
- Features: Auditorium/stage, Cafeteria, Infirmary, Library, Sports facilities
- Extracurricular activities available: Reading Incentive Program-Panda Express