Milton is a town in Norfolk Region, Massachusetts, USA, and an upscale residential area of Boston. The populace was 27,003 at the 2010 demographics. Milton is the native home of former U.S. President George H. W. Bush and also designer Buckminster Richer. In 2007, 2009, as well as 2011, Money publication detailed Milton as 7th, 5th, and second, respectively, on its annual listing of the “Ideal Places to Live” in the United States.
Milton MA. lies between the Neponset River and heaven Hills. It is bordered by Boston’s Dorchester and Mattapan areas to the north and its Hyde Park neighborhood to the west; Quincy to the east and also south; Randolph to the south, and Canton to the west.
There are 6 public colleges in Milton, consisting of 4 grade schools: Collicot, Cunningham, Glover, as well as Tucker; one middle school, Charles S. Pierce; as well as the Milton Secondary School. There are additionally private schools, senior high schools and elementary/middle colleges, consisting of the prep school Milton Academy, the ladies’ school Fontbonne Academy, St. Mary of the Hills, St. Agatha’s, Thacher Montessori School, Carriage House Schools, and also Delphi Academy.
Milton is additionally residence to Curry University, a small liberal arts organization.
Milton is additionally one of the few school systems to provide a French immersion program, starting in Quality 1. For those students that participate in this program, all classes are instructed in French throughout grades 1 and 2, enabling youngsters to come to be well-versed in this language. In qualities 3 – 5, some classes are shown in English too to prepare for the MCAS. This program proceeds through quality 12. Spanish/English is taught as well. Between school Latin is readily available for the Spanish/English pupils.
Milton has 30 websites or areas listed on the National Register of Historic Places, including the following:
Blue Hill Meteorological Observatory
Captain Robert Bennet Forbes House
Governor Hutchinson’s Field
Suffolk Resolves House
Other locations of passion include:
Blue Hills Reservation
Houghton’s Fish pond
Carriage House College