Fall 2022 Admissions

Application Deadline: May 16, 2022

​​Thank you for your interest in Bellesini Academy!  Bellesini Academy is a tuition-free Independent Catholic middle school for families residing in Lawrence with limited financial resources. We accept students of all faiths and backgrounds.  Our school includes high expectations, rigorous academics, sports and extracurricular activities, an extended day, a mandatory summer program, and a parent partnership program. In September 2015, Bellesini Academy expanded and opened a girls’ school. It is a co-institutional model. Students are in single-sex academic classes and have opportunities to work together in enrichment programs.

Admissions Requirements:

  • Applicants must live in the City of Lawrence.
  • Boys and Girls Entering 5th Grade
  • We may have limited spots for boys and girls entering 6th or 7th grade.  

Admissions Process:

  1. Complete the application
  2. Submit a recent copy of your child’s report card
  3. Submit a recent utility bill
  4. Submit 2021 Federal Taxes 
  5. Family Interview 

Online application is available by clicking the link below or can be picked up in person at Bellesini Academy.


Priority Admissions Deadline is April 8, 2022. Families will be notified by May 9, 2022. 

Regular Admissions deadline is May 16, 2022. Families will be notified by June 6, 2022. 

Important Dates:

April 8th – Priority Deadline for Applications

May 16th – Regular Admissions Application Due

May 9th – Acceptance Mailed for Priority Deadline

June 1 —  Regular Decision Acceptance Mailed

June 13th – New Family Orientation Meeting 

July 11th – August 5th – Summer Program

September 6th  – First Day of School


Email: Admissions@bellesiniacademy.org 

Phone: 978-989-0004

Address: 94 Bradford Street; Lawrence, MA 01840

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