Blessed Stephen Bellesini OSA Academy
- Blessed Stephen Bellesini, O.S.A. Academy is an independent Catholic middle school dedicated to providing a quality scholarship education to boys and girls from limited financial means living in Lawrence. The mission of the school is to provide an academically challenging and highly structured environment that develops the potential for each student to succeed in competitive secondary schools and colleges.
- Our goal is to graduate students at grade level or above, prepared for a college preparatory curriculum on scholarship.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||New England Association of Schools and Colleges|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 5-8|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Total Students||120 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 21%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||10 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||15 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Apr. 15 / rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition-Free School|
National avg.: 85%
|Total Sports Offered||16 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Figure Skating, Flag Football, Freestyle Skiing, Lacrosse, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,|
Crew, Cross Country,
Dance, Field Hockey,
Figure Skating, Flag Football,
Freestyle Skiing, Lacrosse,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||11 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Academic Bowl, Art, Chess Club, Community Service Club, Debate Club, Drama Club, Geography Club, Improv Club, Music, Science Club|
Club or Organization:
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