Welcome to the Maria Hastings School website. The Hastings School, one of six elementary schools in Lexington, provides a multi-disciplinary and differentiated educational experience for 440 students. Our school motto: Everyone Belongs, Everyone Learns, is at the heart of our work. The entire staff believes that all children can learn. We put our mission into practice by matching teaching strategies with children’s learning needs.  Our school community includes a highly supportive and active Parent Teacher Association.

This website is a communication tool designed to provide you with information about the school system, the Hastings School, and the students, staff, and families who make up our vibrant school community.

The last day of school is Tuesday, June 18, 2019 – this is a 1/2 day for all students.

Happy Summer!

  • INTERFACE Referral Service Helpline
    Click here for more information on this service available to all LPS families.

  • Last Day of School
    The last day of school will be on Tuesday, June 18th with dismissal at 12:15 PM.  Have a great summer!
  • Summer Literacy Activities
    Looking for a fun way to stay engaged over the summer?  Check out our bingo board and postcards (backfront)!  Capstone is offering access to online books for FREE- more info here.

  • School Improvement Plan
    Click here to view the Hastings SIP for the 2018-2019 school year.
  • Volunteer Training
    Thanks to Hastings’ teachers, we have created a video that replaces the mandatory in-school volunteer training. You must watch the video and then complete the verification at the end.
  • Absentee Line
    To report student absences, please call our absentee line: 781-860-5802. This line is accessible 24 hours a day. When leaving a message, please include your child’s name, teacher, and reason for the absence.