Mission Statement 宗旨 : We seek to provide a challenging academic program that gives all students the means to meet high standards and achieve their best, to foster sound habits of mind and action, and to instill in our students such virtues as integrity, respect, and self discipline. 積極提供嚴謹的學術課程,要求所有學生能朝著高水平的目標,努力進取,養成良好的學習態度及行為表現,發揚誠實,恭敬及自律的美德

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  • A Couple of Announcements Good morning, JQS Community!!! I wanted to announce a couple of things.  First, from the Parent Council:This year we are again very fortunate to have the opportunity to offer JQS children new 'tastes' during breakfast time.We typically offer a fruit tasting, but this Friday we have a twist -- we'll be sampling Smoked Gouda cheese!Please encourage your children to try a taste of smoked gouda as they enter the cafeteria for breakfast after 9:10am THIS FRIDAY.  Please see the attached flyer for more information.Fruit tastings are typically offered once per month. Would you be able to help? We are looking for parent volunteers to help prepare and serve the fruit for the students.  Please email ...
    Posted Nov 19, 2014, 7:16 AM by Michael McCarthy, AP
  • November is Here! Ladies and Gentlemen, two months of the school year has passed.  Really fast.  We are entering a very important educational block of time, between now and December 15th or so, and we are really looking forward to getting a lot of work done in school.  We will be having some events, per usual, in December, so keep your eyes peeled for announcements sent home, and for announcements on this Bulletin Board. FYI, the students have done a great job earning scales for being positive role models in school, and we have moved well past a checkpoint on our Dragon in the cafeteria, so it is time for a Josiah Quincy Elementary School Spirit Day.  This Friday, November 7, will be ...
    Posted Nov 5, 2014, 5:41 AM by Michael McCarthy, AP
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Nicole Young, at center in white sweater, a City Connects coordinator at Josiah Quincy Elementary School in Boston, leads a tour of the school for college students who will be volunteer tutors there. New research suggests there is an academic payoff from the City Connects program, which links students and their families to supports and resources that align with their needs.          
 LEFT Learning Payoff Found for 'City Connects'.          RIGHT - First-year teachers on why they teach

             MacDonald (front center) visits Josiah Quincy fourth graders in Phil Amara’s (right) class. At left is assistant principal Michael McCarthy and second to the right is Crystal Oldham, executive director of the Hardwood Forest Foundation. (Image courtesy of Ling-Mei Wong.)
 LEFT - Lesson From The Classroom: Visual Arts At The Josiah Quincy School
 RIGHT - Boston native and TV host Tommy MacDonald visits Quincy Elementary School

             




The Josiah Quincy School, whose history of educating the children in Boston goes back to the mid-1800's, is ranked consistently among the top public schools in Massachusetts.  The school, with its striking mural, is a landmark in Chinatown in the very heart of the city.  Josiah Quincy draws upon the energy of its surrounding neighborhoods and the diversity of its students to create a vibrant center for learning that seeks to prepare young people for global citizenship. 昆士學校教育波士頓孩子的歷史,可追索到19世紀中葉,一直以來已是麻州頂尖兒的學校。學校位於華埠,校舍頂層醒目的壁畫,已成波士頓市心臟的地標。昆士學校的動力,是來自週圍的鄰區,多元化的學生創建了一個充滿活力的學習中心,讓青少年成為全球公民做好準備。

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