How To Apply

Students interested in applying to Assabet for fall admission to the 9th, 10th, 11th, or 12th grade must:

  • Obtain an application from the local school guidance counselor, from Assabet’s website or from the Assabet admissions office.

Students from our IN-DISTRICT towns of Berlin, Hudson, Marlborough, Maynard, Northborough, Southborough and Westborough, should apply online OR download an application, fill it out, and then mail it to the Admissions office at Assabet Valley.

Students from our OUT-OF-DISTRICT towns (currently Boylston, Clinton, Leicester, Shrewsbury, and Sudbury) should apply online OR download an application, fill it out, and then mail it to the Admissions office at Assabet Valley. ADDITIONALLY, out-of-district students should download the Chapter 74 form, fill it out, and mail it to the Admissions office at Assabet Valley. 

The Chapter 74 form must be signed by the parent and student and submitted to assabet by March 15, and then given to the sending school superintendent for signature before April 1st. Please check with your superintendent's office for any special requirements!

Note: forms/ paper applications are located at

  • Have an informational interview with a member of the Assabet admissions committee. Every effort is made to conduct interviews with the students sending school. In cases of student absence on interview days, admissions representatives will work with sending school professionals to reschedule the interview. If a time is not established the Assabet Admissions/Public Relations Representative will contact the applicant’s family to arrange for interview time and location.

2. It is the responsibility of the sending school counselor (or other school personnel, if applicable) to:

  • Provide information about Assabet, its programs, and the timeline of the application process to students upon request. 
  • Assist in organizing and scheduling school presentations
  • Assist in organizing and scheduling Assabet visits
  • Provide contact information pursuant to current regulations for students and families in their district
  • Complete the end of the year form for each accepted student to determine final enrollment eligibility. 

All admissions materials will be available in the students' home language.