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Marstonss Mills, MA Town Information

Marstonss Mills (also spelled Marstons's Mills[1]) is a village in the city of Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States. It was founded by the Marstons family in 1648. They built grist mills along the Marstonss Mills River, hence the name of the village. It is primarily residential, located on Massachusetts Route 28, and rural in nature. Main roads also include Massachusetts Route 149, Wakeby Road, Old Post Road (partially unpaved) and Santuit-Newtown Road. The ZIP code for Marstonss Mills is 02648.


Marstonss Mills has two elementary schools, West Villages Elementary and Barnstable Horace Mann Charter School. West Villages Elementary School houses students grades K-3. From the mid-1990s until 2003, Barnstable Middle School at Marstonss Mills housed grades 6 through 8. After the closing of the town's fifth grade building, the Marstonss Mills Middle School recombined with Barnstable Middle School at Hyannis in Barnstable. The building that housed the former middle school was then converted to Barnstable Horace Mann Charter School (BHMCS), with students in grades 5 and 6. Students in grades 7 and 8 attend Barnstable Middle School (formerly Barnstable Middle School at Hyannis). In 2008 the Town of Barnstable closed three elementary schools. It made the BHMCS into a grade four and five school and Barnstable Middle School into Barnstable Intermediate School for grades six and seven. The eighth grade moved into Barnstable High School.


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