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The heart of classical education beats in its standards of excellence. A classical education fosters self-discipline, knowledge, and a love of learning. The mission of Boston Latin Academy is to prepare students for higher academic study by challenging them with a rigorous curriculum. Our Classical and Liberal Arts education allows students to become successful participants in a diverse and challenging society.

School website: http://latinacademy.org/

Location

205 Townsend StreetDorchester, MA, 02121

Graduation rate
92.1 % graduated
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2%
dropped out
5%
still in school
0%
GED
School size
1174 students
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336
9th
Grade
297
10th
Grade
266
11th
Grade
275
12th
Grade
Post-graduate intentions
85%
Four-year college
5%
Two-year college
8%
Unknown
School population
Students f423e9114d210911d130d7c3648c9f8f62188e389faafbfdb45b7ec01e8fa9bc
21%
Hispanic
25%
African American
28%
White
21%
Asian
2%
Multi-race, Non-Hispanic
Other key indicators
95%
Attendance rate
23.7
Average class size
0%
ELL students
How to apply

1. Take the ISEE exam
2. Fill out the transcript release form 

To gain admission to Boston Latin Academy a student must take the ISEE admissions test which is administered in early November. Students must also be residents of Boston. Immunization records are required. Entrance is allowed in the 7th and 9th grades.

Exam school admission is based entirely on a student’s grade point average and results of the Independent School Entrance Examination.

Exam school invitation letters will be mailed to students in mid-March, and students may accept or decline entrance by returning the enclosed form.

For complete information visit http://www.bostonpublicschools.org/exam or call Enrollment Services at 617-635-9512.