Information for Prospective Families

  • Open House Dates

    These events are open to the public.  Visitors do not need to pre-register.  While attending the full two hours is not required, the events do follow a specific schedule. Staying for the full two hours will provide a more complete experience.


    High School Open Houses

    Sunday, December 5th      12:00-2:00
    Thursday, January 6th      6:00-8:00


    Middle School Open Houses

    Sunday, January 9th           12:00-2:00
    Wednesday, January 26th        6:00-8:00
  • School Day Tours

    Do you want to see what IACS looks and sounds like during the school day?  If so, please register for an “Innovation Morning”.   These hour long tours start at 8:30 am will visit different classes and are lead by students and administrators.   

    Space is limited.  Please register in advance by contacting:


    Kathleen Feeney Director of Admissions/Enrollment at 978-649-0432 ex 2218  or

    Marybeth Bush, Enrollment & Transportation Manager at 978-649-0432 ext 3218



    For Parents/Guardians 8:30-9:30am

    Middle School    

    Wednesday, December 8th  

    Thursday, January 6th

    Thursday, February 3rd

    Wednesday, February 9th

    High School

    Thursday, December  2nd

    Wednesday, January 12th

    Tuesday, February 15th

  • Lottery Dates
    Students may only enroll at IACS if they submit an application into an enrollment lottery.   Lotteries are held on campus and are open to the public. 
    Our primary lottery for the 2022-2023 school year will be held on Friday, March 4th, 2022 at 4 pm.
    All applications are due by 4pm on Monday, February 28th, 2022.
    For any questions regarding the lottery or application process please contact  Kathleen Feeney Director of Admissions/Enrollment 978-649-0432 ext 2218 or


Eligibility Criteria

IACS is a public school for students in grades 5-12. IACS does not discriminate on any basis.  Admissions policies adhere to all state and federal regulations including public School Regulation 603CMR 26.00, 603CMR 1.05 and MGL c71/89 which states in part:
Charter schools shall be open to all students on a space available basis and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, creed, sex, gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, ages, ancestry, athletic performance, special needs, and proficiency in English language or academic achievement.