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Boston

Contact Information
Principal: Katy Buckland
Director of Operations: Emily Maine
Address: 215 Dorchester St, Boston, MA 02127
Telephone: (617) 635-8819
Email: info@upacademyboston.org

School Hours

Monday – Thursday
6th Graders: 7:15am – 3:30pm; bus riders will be picked up at 3:45pm
7th and 8th Graders: 7:15am – 2:30pm

Friday
6th Graders: 7:15am – 12:00pm
7th and 8th Graders: 7:15am – 1:00pm

Calendar

2016–17 Calendar

Upcoming Events

Please check back regularly!

DESE School Report Cards

This report card contains information required by the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) for our school including: student enrollment and teacher qualifications, student achievement, accountability, and the progress our school is making toward narrowing proficiency gaps for different groups of students.

Please click here for the school report card.

Enrollment Information

Process
UP Academy Boston is a tuition-free, public school open to all Boston scholars who are incoming 6-8th graders. In our first academic year, students formerly enrolled in the Patrick F. Gavin Middle School were guaranteed admission into UP Academy Boston. Today, UP Academy Boston enrolls students through a random, city-wide lottery as required by Massachusetts law. An application is needed to enter the UP Academy Boston lottery, but no test scores, grades, recommendations, or history will be taken into consideration.

Application
Applications are now LIVE for the 2017-18 school year. To enroll your child, you can:

  1. Click here to fill out an online application OR
  2. Download and submit the application below via mail, in-person, email, or fax.

UP Academy Boston's first lottery for the 2017-2018 school year will take place on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Contact Information
Elementary School Principal: Brittany Morse
Middle School Principal: Jabari Peddie
Director of Operations: Kate Mahoney
Address: 35 Westville St, Boston, MA 02124
Telephone: (617) 635-8810
Email: info@upacademydorchester.org

School Hours

Monday – Tuesday: 7:45am – 3:30pm
Wednesday: 7:45am – 12:30pm
Thursday – Friday: 7:45am – 3:30pm
* Doors open Monday - Friday at 7:15am for breakfast

Calendar

2016–17 Calendar

Upcoming Events

Kind Reminder: There will be a half-day on Friday, December 2nd. 

DESE School Report Cards

This report card contains information required by the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) for our school including: student enrollment and teacher qualifications, student achievement, accountability, and the progress our school is making toward narrowing proficiency gaps for different groups of students.

Please click here for the school report card.

Enrollment Information

Process
UP Academy Dorchester is a tuition-free, public school open to all Boston scholars who are incoming K-8th graders. In our first academic year, students formerly enrolled in the Marshall Elementary School were guaranteed admission into UP Academy Dorchester. Today, UP Academy Dorchester enrolls students through a random, city-wide lottery as required by Massachusetts law. An application is needed to enter the UP Academy Dorchester lottery, but no test scores, grades, recommendations, or history will be taken into consideration.

Application
Applications are now LIVE for the 2017-18 school year. To enroll your child, you can:

  1. Click here to fill out an online application OR
  2. Download and submit the application below via mail, in-person, email, or fax.

UP Academy Dorchester's first lottery for the 2017-2018 school year will take place on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.

Contact Information
Principal: Hillary Casson
Director of Operations: Ladi Ogunro
Address: 85 Olney St, Boston, MA 02121
Telephone: (617) 635-8832
Email: info@upacademyholland.org

School Hours

Monday – Tuesday: 7:45am – 3:30pm
Wednesday: 7:45am – 12:30pm
Thursday – Friday: 7:45am – 3:30pm
* Doors open Monday - Friday at 7:15am for breakfast

Calendar

2016–17 Calendar

Upcoming Events

Kind Reminder: There is no school on Friday, December 2nd.

Enrollment Information

UP Academy Holland is a tuition-free, public school open to all Boston scholars who are incoming K1-5th graders. No application is required to enroll at UP Academy Holland. For additional information on enrollment at UP Academy Holland, please call the Boston Public Schools at (617) 635-8015 or visit a BPS Welcome Center.