Who We Serve

We serve approximately 350 students in grades PreK-8 in the lower Rock Valley neighborhood of the City of Holyoke. We pride ourselves on our efforts to ensure we support the whole child—both academically and socially.

Our Programs

We provide specialized support through our SIP program. We participate in PBIS, providing positive reinforcement for all students. We also offer after-school programming for students in grades 1-5.

Our Mission

Through culturally responsive instruction, high expectations for students and staff, and targeted, individualized support, Lt. Elmer J. McMahon School ensures all learners develop the academic and social-emotional foundation necessary to succeed in high school and beyond.

Our Vision

Our school's vision is to support our learners to be curious, critical thinkers connected to our school community while fostering a positive sense of self and a drive to achieve at high levels academically and in life.