Family Updates/Newsletter

Dear Families, We are sincerely thrilled and happy to welcome returning and new families to the Bates Elementary School for the 2020-2021 school year. Even in the midst of a global pandemic and uncertainties, we continue to find joy in the work we do with students and families and look forward to navigating the ‘new…

Bates Parent Newsletter

Dear Bates School Families,                                               2-03-2020 Black History Month Black History Month is a time to celebrate the achievements of Black and African- American citizens while also reflecting on the need to push…

About the Bates

Serving 250 students in K0 through 5th grade, the Phineas Bates Elementary School is located in Roslindale. We are proudly one of the most diverse school communities in Boston.


The Phineas Bates Elementary School has 7 racial demographics, 15 home languages, and 31 national origins.


The Bates School will provide all individuals equal opportunities to learn in a safe and supportive environment by respecting the diversity of all individuals.

Get In Touch

Mr. Morales – rmorales2@bostonpublicschools.org
Family Council Contact – batesfamilies@gmail.com