Oldest elementary school in nation asks president to drop in for its 375th anniversary

The kids at the Mather School in Dorchester have issued an invitation.

Neighborhoods: 

Topics: 

Free tagging: 

In the Boston Store:

STURDY CARDBOARD BOX PACKING on all of our wall calendars. Beware of low priced calendar merchants...
This beautiful inside-painted glass ornament continues an ancient artform prized by collectors. The...
$24.95 - Learn more / Buy
The great blizzard of 1978 is an event seared in the memory of anyone who lived through it. Most of...
$18.75 - Learn more / Buy

Comments

Sorry, kids!

By on

Your parents aren't contributors and they've got midterms to worry about. Happy anniversary, though.

up
Voting is closed. 19

No way! He'll be there.

Education is important to him. What better way to show that than visiting the oldest elementary school?

up
Voting is closed. 29

very!

By on

very!

up
Voting is closed. 15

Adorable!

By on

.....sorry, Elmer - had to say it! Those children are terrific! Watched it a couple of times....

up
Voting is closed. 27

How could

By on

you say no to those total cuties??

up
Voting is closed. 22

Pretty great video. I hope

By on

Pretty great video. I hope they come, but I got a feeling that there would be a fundraiser afterwards.

up
Voting is closed. 15

A fundraiser

By on

for the Mather with Barack and Michelle would raise a lot of needed funds for the school. Great idea.

up
Voting is closed. 20

presidential visit

By on

I can see the president attending... if he's able to schedule it right before a fundraiser in Dudley Square.

up
Voting is closed. 17