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Due to the snowy weather conditions The Common School will be closed today

“So much of my experiential-learning-life is the way it is because of everything I learned at The Common School!”

– Sophia Herscu, graduate 2001

THE COMMON SCHOOL PROVIDES A PROGRESSIVE INTEGRATED LEARNING EXPERIENCE FOR CHILDREN AGES 3 TO 12.

The world is interesting. And learning is fun. So why not teach children to discover this for themselves, using their innate curiosity and their own two hands? At The Common School students press their own cider, create puppet shows in Spanish, dissect seed pods they find in our garden, design Ancient… Read more >

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Calendar

Nov 19 Spruce It Up!

Nov 22 Thanksgiving Break

Dec 18 Winter Break Begins

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Events

Fifty Years of Joyful Learning: Photos From The Common School’s Archive
Nov 2 – 30 at The Jones Library
43 Amity St, Amherst

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50th Anniversary!

It’s our 50th anniversary, and we’ll be celebrating all year long! Stay updated here on event details:
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