Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School (DLA) is a tuition-free, 6-8 grade middle school, located in the Field’ s Corner neighborhood of Dorchester.
We are accepting applications for 2018-2019 school year. Please click the “Apply Now” button below to fill out the Boston Public Charter Schools Online Application form to add your child’s name to the lottery. Applications must be received by Wednesday, February 28, 2018 5:00 PM. Applications received after this deadline will be added to the waitlist.
WHO CAN APPLY?
Any child who is entering grades 6-8 in the Fall of 2018 may apply.
A child must reside in Massachusetts in order to enter the lottery.
Siblings of current DLA students will receive preference in the lottery.
Boston residents will receive preference over Non-Boston residents.
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