Help Us Help Our Kids!

2020 has severely disrupted the lives of our students and teachers. We are starting an initiative to help ease the financial burden currently faced by the Peabody School Department as a result of COVID-19. Click below to learn how you can help us help our kids!


PEF Funds Home School Kits for Students

PEF Funds Home School Kits for Students

Our foundation has been searching for ways that we could help our Peabody teachers and students with the challenges that the COVID-19 pandemic has caused to our school system. In December 2020, members from our foundation met with Peabody Superintendent, Dr. Josh...

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In Loving Memory

Cara Murtagh | In Loving Memory

Cara Murtagh passed away unexpectedly on Friday, November 29th, 2019. Cara spent 23 years within Peabody Public Schools including teaching at St. Johns the Baptist, becoming Vice Principal and Principal of the Carroll School, Principal of the Center School, Assistant...

John E. Murtagh

John E. Murtagh, Sr., died peacefully on Saturday December 17, 2016 at the Masconomet Regional Health and Skilled Nursing Facility in Topsfield, following an extended illness, while in the comforting presence of his family.

Denise M. Shambos

Denise M. Shambos of Peabody, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, July 2, 2015.

Patricia Powers

Patricia Powers passed away March 4th, 2015 after a courageous battle with Cancer.

Peabody Education Foundation

The Peabody Education Foundation provides unique programs and advanced technology to thousands of students and teachers who might otherwise not enjoy such experiences due to budget constraints.

P.O. Box 233
Peabody, MA 01960