Performing Arts and Visual Arts electives

How to Enroll

We are accepting enrollment applications (versión española aquí)
for grades 6 – 10 for the 2019-2020 school year!

BART is a free public school open to all students, regardless of income or ability.  There are no selection criteria.  If necessary, lotteries are held at 2 p.m. on Thursdays. For more information, please review the Enrollment Policies and Procedures or speak with the enrollment team.

  • The first enrollment deadline for the 2019-20 school year for grades 6 – 10 is Thursday, January 17, 2019, at 12:00 p.m.
  • The last enrollment deadline to transfer in the current 2018-19 school year for grades 6 – 9 is Thursday, February 14, 2019.
  • Shadow Days will be held during the last week of February 2019. * Please check back for more information.

Can my child enroll at BART?  If your child can enroll in a district public school, then they can enroll at BART.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, disability, religion, sexual orientation, or prior academic achievement.  If any applicant feels they have been discriminated against in the application process, they should contact either Sean Keogh, Principal, at 413-743-7311 x 721 or James C. White II, Executive Director, at 413-743-7311 x 705.

How can I learn more? We encourage you to learn as much as you can before enrolling.

  • Explore our website to learn more about us, our academics, and our results.
  • View the 2018 BART Fact Sheet
  • Have your child spend part of our school day accompanying a BART student. Contact the school to ask about upcoming “Shadow Days” at BART. Students interested in grades 6 – 10 are invited to be a BART student for half a day. (Preregistration is required.) * More details coming soon.
  • Call us at 413-743-7311 or email to schedule a meeting and tour.

How do I enroll? 

  • Contact our enrollment team with any questions.
  • Submit an enrollment application form (versión española aquí) by email, post, or by fax. Applications are available online or you can request one be mailed to you.
  • The enrollment team will then contact you regarding the next steps of the process.

Download our Enrollment Form (versión española aquí) and submit your completed copy: 

  • By email at,
  • By fax at 413-743-7327, or
  • By mail addressed to BART Charter Public School at One Commercial Street | P.O. Box 267 Adams, MA 01220