Do you like to to watch home decorating shows? Does your bedroom reflect your personal style? Do you enjoy making things look better? If so, Glam Squad is for you! With Ms. Downes as your leader, you’ll meet 1-2 times a month and work on school beautification projects. It could be anything from hanging new bulletin boards, to decorating a classmate’s cubby, to preparing the multi-purpose room for major events such as the Halloween Dance and the Lower School Talent Show. This group is for kids who like to decorate and aren’t afraid to put in the work to make things look their best!
LOCATION & CONTACT INFO
215 Sydney Street | Dorchester | MA | 02125
Doors open at 7:00am
Recommended arrival time: 7:45am
Monday Academic Hours: 8:00-2:10pm
Tuesday-Friday Academic Hours: 8:00-3:10pm
Most of our students begin their experience at Boston Collegiate Charter School in the Lower School, grades five and six. For many students, BCCS is a very new kind of school. In addition to new structures and systems, there are extremely high academic and behavioral expectations with accompanying incentives and consequences, merits and demerits, uniforms, and lots of homework. Lower school teachers spend time orienting students to the new expectations of BCCS, helping them to stay organized and on top of their assignments, and showing them that learning and achieving can be fun!
The instructional program in the Lower School centers on a commitment to a rigorous college preparatory curriculum combined with additional time on learning and close, individualized instruction.
5th Grade: University of Massachusetts Boston
6th Grade: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Monday: 1st Hour: 2:00-3:10pm; 2nd Hour: 3:10-4:10pm
Tuesday-Friday: 1st Hour: 3:10-4:10pm; 2nd Hour: 4:10-5:00pm
View information about our late bus here!
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