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 and Girls entering grade 5
  • Applications for grade 6 & 7 will be reviewed if space becomes available

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 9, 2020, 3:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 28, 2020, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday, April 22, 2020, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (School Vacation week)
  1. Deadline for applications is April 17, 2020. Only completed applications will be reviewed by admissions committee. The following items must be returned prior to the deadline.
  • Completed application
  • 2019 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 April 17th 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.