Matt Holzer, Head of School

Matt Holzer has been Headmaster of Boston Green Academy since 2014 and was a founding staff member when BGA opened in 2011. He previously served as Co-Headmaster and Assistant Headmaster and helped to design and launch BGA as a member of the Founding Group. Prior to BGA, he served for five years as the Program Director for Humanities and Humanities Curriculum Coach for the Boston Public Schools, and taught high school for nine years in New York City and San Francisco. Mr. Holzer earned his Bachelor of Arts in Public Policy from Brown University and his Master’s degree in Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Outside of school, Matt loves to go on outdoor adventures with his fabulous spouse and two amazing daughters. Get in touch here

Our Mission

Boston Green Academy welcomes diverse students of all abilities, educates and empowers them to succeed in college and career, and prepares them to lead in the sustainability of our community and world.

20 Warren Street
Brighton, MA 02135
617 635-9860 (phone)
617 635-9858 (fax)
For information, get in touch here

Scroll here

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram

Boston Green Academy does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, age, ancestry, athletic performance, special need, proficiency in the English language or a foreign language, or prior academic achievement.

BGA's national Green Ribbon School award from the U.S. Dept. of Education for our whole-school green and sustainable practices.