Getting to Matignon

Matignon High School is located in North Cambridge near the Arlington, Somerville and Medford borders. Located just off of Massachusetts Avenue, we are conveniently located near Routes 2, 16 and 93. Our students carpool, use public transportation, and take our school-run tranportation


Matignon is easily accessible from all major MBTA routes.

  • From the Western Suburbs of Boston, take the commuter rail to Porter Square, Cambridge, board the #77 Bus going up Mass Ave to Arlington, get off at Churchill Street.
  • From Northern Suburbs of Boston, Lowell, Haverhill, and Rockport/Newburyport lines, take commuter rail to North Station, switch to Orange Line to Sullivan Station, take bus #89 to Bus Stop @ Clarendon Hill, Somerville.
  • MBTA passes are available at the school which enables students to travel at reduced rates.


For detailed list of MBTA routes, please click here. Questions regarding MBTA student passes, please contact Marie Baird, Front Office Manager, at or (617) 876-1212 x10.



Continuing in the 2018-2019 academic year, Matignon will operate a morning shuttle bus serving our communities north of Boston. The shuttle will operate on school days and will be open to all students.

Saugus-Stoneham Shuttle Bus Schedule

  • 7:00 a.m. Square One Mall, Saugus
  • 7:15 a.m. Stoneham Arena, Stoneham
  • 8:00 a.m. Arrival at Matignon

Burlington-Woburn Shuttle Bus Schedule

  • 7:05 a.m. Burlington Mall, Burlington
  • 7:20 a.m. Location TBD, Woburn
  • 8:00 a.m. Arrival at Matignon

*Please note that demand for service in particular areas may cause need for schedule changes.

The cost per student is $400 per student or $500 for families of multiple students. Register HERE by Wednesday, Sept 5, 2018. First select "Single Student" or "Family Rate" and then your anticipated location. Service will begin on the Saugus Line on 9/5 and the Burlington Line the week of Monday, September 10.

Space is limited and on a first come, first serve basis. Register today!

For questions, please contact Tim Welsh, Headmaster at or (617) 876-1212 x27.


Many students carpool to and from school.  If you are interested in carpooling with students in your area, please contact Erica McCummings, Director of Admissions, at or 617-876-1212, x11.  We are happy to connect families together for carpooling.

Below is a list of cities and towns are students hail from:

Andover Medford Somerville
Arlington Melrose Stoneham
Belmont Methuen Sudbury
Billerica Millbury Tewksbury
Boston (Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Chelsea, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Mattapan, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston) Milton Topsfield
Burlington Newton Wakefield
Cambridge North Billerica Waltham
Everett Peabody Watertown
Lawrence Quincy Weston
Lexington Randolph Wilmington
Lowell Reading Winchester
Lynn Revere Winthrop
Malden Saugus Woburn


Matignon High School provides on campus for faculty and students. Parking spots are reserved for current seniors who may request a parking spot at the beginning of their senior year. Students requesting parking must have a valid license and vehicle in order to reserve a spot. Depending on availability, current juniors may submit a request for a parking spot. For questions regarding on campus parking, please contact Joe DiScarcina, Principal, at or (617) 876-1212 x14.

For detailed driving directions, click here.