Nanci's Barber Shop 29 Elm St, Braintree, MA02184 Nanci's Barber Shop is a friendly, busy neighborhood barber shop and hair salon. The salon is full-service, offering…More cuts, color, processing and styling for men, women and children. Walk-ins are welcome. The lollipop tree in the waiting area offers a bit of fun for customers of all ages. During football season, the store hosts Monday Night Football parties, with haircuts, food and drinks through the duration of the game (usually until midnight).
Braintree High School 128 Town St, Braintree, MA02184 Braintree High is on a large campus in the middle of town between Granite, Pond and Frankling streets. It is led by…More headmaster David Swanton and three other supervisors. Departments include arts, Engligh, foreign languages, math, science and physical education. The school offers breakfast in addition to lunch service. Sports at the high schools include baseball, basketball, indoor track, volleyball, football, soccer, wrestling and cheerleading among others.
Erwin Davis Playground Faxon St., Braintree, MA02184 Also known as the Erwin Davis Memorial Park, this peaceful slice of green land on Faxon Street contains a basketball…More court, a playground and a large open field. The James A. "Jim" Calhoun Basketball Court is enclosed by a fence and separate from the playground area behind the Curtain Call Theatre on Commercial Street. There are slides, swings and benches for parents to rest and watch their kids scramble about, as well as that big grassy stretch perfect for open play or pick-up games of football or soccer.
Thayer Academy 745 Washington St, Braintree, MA02184 Founded on the principles of General Sylvanus Thayer, father of West Point, Thayer Academy began in 1877 with just 30…More students. The opening was soon followed by the addition of laboratories and a sports complex. One hundred years later, the middle school was added and the school's current scale and focus took shape. Thayer is coed and has nearly 700 students on its 34-acre campus on Washington Street near Town Hall, the fire department headquarters and Thayer Public Library. There are 107 faculty members. The current headmaster is W. Theodore Koskores. Sports include football, cross country, field hockey, soccer, basketball and ice hockey.