Application for Admissions

Thank you for your interest in Bellesini Academy!  Bellesini Academy is a tuition-free Independent Catholic middle school for low-income families residing in Lawrence. 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 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:

  • Residency: Applicants must live in the City of Lawrence.
  • Boys School: entering the 5th or 6th grade
  • Girls School: entering 5th or 6th grade

Admissions Procedures:

  1. Obtain an application though website, calling Bellesini Academy to request one, picking it up in person or completing on online.
  2. Sign up for an Admissions Test Date by completing the online form.
  • Monday, March 11, 2019 from 3:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 30, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
  • Monday, May 6, 2019 from 3:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
  1. Priority Deadline for applications is March 29, 2019. Regular admissions application is May 1, 2019. Only completed applications will be reviewed by admissions committee. The following items must be returned prior to the deadline.
  • Completed application
  • 2018 Federal Taxes
  • Most recent utility bill (Either February, March or April)
  • Copy of your child most recent report card for this year.
  1. Applications will be accepted after the deadline of May 1st on a rolling basis if space is available.

If you have questions regarding the school or the application process, please contact the school at 978-989-0004.

To begin the online application, click here.