New Decade Hair Designers 375 Franklin St, Melrose, MA02176 This longtime Melrose salon has been in business for 30 years and underwent a major renovation in early 2011. Owned by…More Kathy and John Farrell, the Matrix color salon prides itself on the continuing education of its stylists, who are constantly attending classes on the latest techniques. Current stylists Lisa Perno and Denise Kaliris are among those offering clients cutting-edge processes, including keratin treatments and the Greenion Straightening System.
Melrose High School, built in 1975, has undergone technology upgrades in the past few years and eliminated the "open…More space" classrooms, thanks to the new middle school built next door. The school is led by Principal Daniel Richards, who took the helm starting in 2011.
In addition to college preparatory classes, Melrose High School offers 54 honors-level courses and Advanced Placement courses ranging from English and various foreign languages to U.S. History and Calculus. Students are required to perform 12 hours of community service each year in high school in order to graduate.
Outside the classroom, over 40 clubs and organizations are available to Melrose High School students, and 16 sports are offered at the varsity and sub-varsity level.