Mural at East Somerville Community School

Additional Resources

The School Nurse

The 2019-2020 ESCS School nurses are Nydia Woods (ext. 3756). Learn more about School Nursing by visiting the SPS Nursing web page.


The East Somerville Community School Liaison is Jennifer Ochoa, 617-545-3225. Have questions? Need help finding resources? Your liaison is here to help! Learn more by visiting the School-Based Family and Community Liaisons web page.

District Parent & Guardian Guide

2020-2021 Parent & Guardian Guide: English

ESCS on Twitter

Follow us at @ESCS_SPS

Staff Roster, Classroom Websites/Links

Destiny Library

Browse the books available at the ESCS library through the on-line ESCS School Destiny Library Website.

Walking and Riding to School

Somerville participates in a program called Safe Routes to School, part of the City-wide Shape Up Somerville initiative. Please, take a look at the ESCS Safe Routes to School Map which includes locations for crossing guards. Click here for a detailed map of school crossing guard locations across the district. Click here for a map of city bike routes.

Student Services

For information about Bullying Prevention in the Somerville Public Services, please visit the Student Services Web Page


East Somerville Community School (K-8)
Principal Obed Morales
50 Cross Street
Somerville, MA 02145
To report that your student will be absent, call 617-629-5417
617-629-5400 (if calling from an internal line, dial extension: 3700)
School Fax:  617-629-5401
School Hours
8:10am - 2:35pm
Free school breakfast served every morning at 7:30 AM