Telegram Towns, a product of the Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Posted: Wednesday, December 25, 2013
DEVENS — Applications are now available at the Francis W. Parker Charter Essential School for students who will be entering grade seven next fall.
The Parker School is an innovative secondary school serving 394 students in grades seven through 12. Located on Devens, the former military base, Parker is a regional public school that draws from 20 school districts and more than 40 towns.
An information program will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. on Jan. 12 and 26 at the school, 49 Antietam St. (Please plan to stay for the whole program.) It is highly recommended that all prospective students and their parents attend an information session as part of the application process. The program will offer an overview of the curriculum. Parker staff, students and parents will be on hand to answer questions about the academic program, extracurricular activities and student life.