Let's Get Springfield Youth College Ready!
  • Learning is real world, challenging, active and collaborative

    Serving students from across Springfield, Baystate Academy Charter Public School is a rigorous college-preparatory school with a focus on healthcare careers. We currently offer grades six through nine and will be adding a new grade each year. Our first class of seniors will graduate in 2019.

    In addition to our health-sciences focus, Baystate Academy partners with EL Education, a proven national model that unlocks students’ potential with project-based learning, and supports them to achieve more than they thought was possible.

    College and career success is increasingly dependent on skills that go beyond content knowledge. Through hands-on experience, students design expeditions, lead whole-school meetings, and facilitate student/parent conferences. Our approach strengthens essential skills like leadership, effective communication and collaboration, time management, and accountability.
  • Higher education starts here

    Baystate Academy is focused on healthcare careers, science, and math. We’re a college-preparatory school, not a vocational school. We chose this broad curriculum for its power to challenge students, ground learning with real experience, and benefit the whole community.

    Baystate Academy students make deep connections while engaging in creative problem solving, and rigorous inquiry. By exploring the causes or possible cures for cancer, conducting experiments on pathogens, or writing a play promoting healthy lifestyles, Baystate Academy students learn to engage with the world with strong skills and a clear sense of purpose.
  • Positive change starts with rigorous expectations

    Baystate Academy offers a curriculum that challenges students with real-world problems while building key life skills like perseverance, self-advocacy, and collaboration. Our students will learn the compassion, integrity, and confidence needed for achieving success in school, at work, and in life.
Upcoming Events
Baystate Announcements
PAC Parental Rights WorkshopPAC Parental Rights WorkshopDo you have a student with a disability and would like to know your rights as a parent/guardian? 

Join the Western Mass Regional Special Education Parent Advisory Council (WMR PAC) 

The Role of the Parental Involvement Advisory Council: 

Attend the Advisory Council Meetings 

Learn about your rights and help other parents 

 Learn about resources

Supplemental Lottery For 9th and 10th Grade Supplemental Lottery For 9th and 10th Grade We have immediate openings for 9th and 10th grade students for the current 2017-2018 school year. We are now accepting applications for our Supplemental Lottery.

The application deadline is November 27, 2017 at 4:00pm. The enrollment lottery will be held November 29, 2017 at 5:00pm.

Parents' Guide to the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)Parents' Guide to the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS)The MCAS parent/guardian information website has been developed for parents to better understand the release of spring 2018 next-generation MCAS results. Please review and contact the school if you have any questions. 
"Education and Leadership" luncheon at Springfield College

BACPS honor roll juniors attend the "Education and Leadership" luncheon at Springfield College sponsored by Sigma Pi Phi fraternity, the  Basketball Hall of Fame and Springfield College. 

Powerschool Parent Portal: Check Academic Status Powerschool Parent Portal: Check Academic Status PowerSchool's Parent Portal provides real-time access for parents to their child's grades, attendance, assignments, and more.  To access the PowerSchool Parent Portal, click the image below.  For more information on the Parent Portal contact the front office  413-366-5100. 
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