Become a CoaH 9th grader!
City on a Hill in Boston is currently accepting applications for 9th grade for the 2019-2020 school year. City on a Hill is a tuition- free, independent from Boston Public Schools, and open to all students in the City of Boston. City on a Hill does not have an entrance exam; students are admitted by lottery with new students admitted in the 9th grade only.
While the lottery process for CoaH Circuit Street and CoaH Dudley Square are the same, each school has a lottery and enrollment process that is entirely independent from the other high schools in City on a Hill network and from Boston Public Schools.
City on a Hill welcomes students with diverse learning needs (including those who may have a disability, require support services, or are English language learners) and will provide necessary accommodations and support services.
Any student who meets the following criteria may apply:
- The student is a resident of Massachusetts.
- Prior to attending, the student will have successfully completed the 8th grade.
*Note: Preference will be given to siblings of current students and to students from Boston. City on a Hill only accepts students entering in the 9th grade.
City on a Hill Charter Public School, in accordance with its non-discriminatory policy, does not discriminate in its programs, activities, facilities, employment, or educational opportunities on the basis of race, color, national origin, creed, sex, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age, ancestry, athletic performance, special need, or proficiency, and does not tolerate any form of discrimination, intimidation, threat, coercion, and /or harassment that insults the dignity of others by interfering with their freedom to learn and work.