Thoreau is one of three public elementary schools serving the Concord community. The school operates from kindergarten through grade 5.
- Fax: 978-318-1308
- Hours: Mon - Fri, 8:40am - 3:20pm; Sat, Sun, closed
- Handicap Accessible: Yes
- Public/Private: Public
- Parking: Free lot
- How engaged is the school with the community?: Thoreau is a new building as of 2006. It is situated in the close-knit West Concord neighborhood, within walking distance of the West Concord business district.
- What makes this community special?: Thoreau School has a dedicated environmental focus, with a river in its backyard and a garden planted and maintained by the students.
- Grade levels: K-5
- Special education: Yes
- Features: Auditorium/stage, Cafeteria, Infirmary, Library
- Student clubs: Environmental