Located minutes from downtown Boston, Needham, Massachusetts is a town of approximately30,000 residents. The Needham Public School District is comprised of 5 elementary schools, 2 middle schools and 1 nationally-ranked high school, with an aggregate 5,700 students. The district employees 900regular employees and 400 casual employees. For fiscal year 2018, NeedhamPublic Schools has an operating budget of $65,189,914. In 2017, U.S. News andWorld Report ranked Needham High School as the 11th best inMassachusetts and 379th in the nation.
Needham Public Schools employs faculty and staff from a variety of cultural and ethnic backgrounds. 20% percent of the student population is comprised of ethnic minorities and students speak a total of 50 different languages at home. The School Committee and Superintendent have made student learning and workplace equity and equality a top priority.
Needham Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.