Norfolk is a rural suburban town located in Norfolk County, Massachusetts approximately 30 minutes southwest of the city of Boston. Every day thousands of people pass through Norfolk Center. Some use the commuter rail, visit the Library, Town Hall, shops, banks, churches, eateries and more. With an MBTA Commuter Rail stop in town, you can get to Boston’s South Station in just 45 minutes without the hassle of sitting in traffic.
Norfolk Public Schools provide elementary education for grades K-6. Once students enter the seventh grade, Norfolk is part of the King Phillip Regional School District which serves the towns of Norfolk, Wrentham and Plainville. The King Phillip Regional Middle School is in Norfolk while the King Phillip Regional High School is in Wrentham, MA. Norfolk is also a member of the Tri-County Regional Vocational Technical High School located in Franklin, MA.