SCHOOLS: Parker School Applications
Applications are available at Francis W. Parker Charter Essential School for students entering grade seven next fall.
Parker is an innovative secondary school serving 394 students grades seven -12. Located on Devens, Parker is a regional public school that draws from 20 school districts and more than 40 towns.
An Information Program will be held at the school 1- 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12 and Sunday, Jan.26. (Plan to stay for whole program.) It is recommended that all prospective students and their parents attend an information session as part of application process.
Parker School is affiliated with Coalition of Essential Schools and accredited by New England Assoc. of Schools and Colleges. The school expects to enroll 65 seventh graders for 2014-2015 academic year and will hold a lottery if number of applicants exceeds available seats. Call the school at (978) 772-3293 for an application packet. Applications must be completed by Friday, Jan. 31. Visit www.parker.org for more info.