Introduction Letter Enrollment in English

September 24, 2019

Dear Parents,


Thank you for inquiring about the Lowell Community Charter Public School (LCCPS).  LCCPS is a public school currently enrolling students from Kindergarten I through Eighth grade. LCCPS was established under a Commonwealth Charter in September 2000.  LCCPS welcomes any child in Massachusetts although preference is given to Lowell residents and siblings of current students.  LCCPS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, creed, sex, gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, homelessness status, age, ancestry, athletic performance, special need, proficiency in the English language or a foreign language, or prior academic achievement.


For school year 2020-2021, we are accepting applications for grades K1-8. Applications are due to our office by Monday, February 24, 2020 at 12:00 PM. If there are more applications received than seats available in a grade, a lottery will be held for that grade on Wednesday, March 4, 2020  to determine who is offered a seat.  See the enrollment policy for additional information. 


Application Requirements:

  1. Applicant must be a resident of Massachusetts to apply, to enroll, and to attend a Massachusetts charter school. Applicant must provide two proofs (2) of residency except in the case of homeless status students, who are exempt from these requirements. (See enrollment policy for a complete list)
  2. The age threshold for Kindergarten I(KI) is four years old as of September 1st for the year of enrollment.
  3. The age threshold for Kindergarten II(K2) is five years old as of September 1st for the year of enrollment.
  4. Kindergarten I and Kindergarten II eligibility requires a birth certificate or other government-issued proof of age, such as a passport, I-94, etc.
  5. Applicants in grades one through eight must successfully complete the grade prior to the grade for which they seek admission. Applicant eligibility requires a report card or transcript from the previous school or district demonstrating successful completion. Required documents must be turned in by August 15th.

Parents are also encouraged to learn about LCCPS before applying. Feel free to explore our website and register for one of our Information Sessions on Tuesday December 3, 2019, Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 5:30 PM, or  Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at 9:00 AM. Additionally we offer school tour every Tuesday by appointment from 9:00AM-10:00 AM. Contact us at 978-323-0800, or email Mary Don at mdon@lccps.org  to schedule an appointment starting Tuesday, November 12, 2019.

To apply:

  1. Complete an application (one for each student). By online application on the school’s website at lccps.org or
  2. Bring completed application to the school (see address below)or
  3. Send completed application to jwangutusi@lccps.org or
  4. Send completed application to:

Lowell Community Charter Public School
Attn:  Admission
206 Jackson Street
Lowell, MA 01852



P. Deborah Motew
Director of Operations