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Enrollment for 2019-2020 Choice Programs


Dual Language Program –

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Apply Today! English | En Español OR complete online applications – English | En Español

The Holyoke Public Schools Dual Language Program is an innovative program that offers students the opportunity to learn in two languages: English and Spanish. This program is held at two locations. Metcalf School offers grades PK-5, and E.N. White offers grades PK-2. The goal of the program is to reach high levels of academic achievement, bilingualism, and bi-literacy in a safe and engaging learning environment that values multiculturalism while preparing students for college and career.                        

Middle School Options –

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Apply today! English | En Español OR complete online applications EnglishEn Español

Holyoke STEM Academy is a Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics school, where students engage in hands-on learning, such as coding and robotics, and develop strong problem-solving and communication skills. STEM Academy is a pipeline into two of our science-themed learning academies at Holyoke High School.  We are now accepting applications to Holyoke STEM Academy – applicants should be entering 6th-8th-grade in 2019-20 and reside outside of the E.N. White school zone.  Read more about Holyoke STEM Academy. Apply today! English | En Español OR complete online application English |En Español.

We hope you can join us at the following events at the school (1045 Main Street):

  • Open House: Wednesday, February 27th, 3:30-5:00 pm
  • Information Session/Open House:  Tuesday, March 5th from 4:00-5:00 pm
  • Information Session/Open House:  Thursday, April 4th from 4:00-5:00 pm


Veritas Prep Holyoke is a college prep middle school, where its close-knit community sets high expectations for each student and supports them with daily tutoring and customized supports.  We are now accepting applications to Veritas Prep Holyoke.  Applicants should be entering 5th or 6th grade in 2019-20 and reside outside of the Morgan & Kelly school zones.  Read more about Veritas Prep Holyoke. Apply today! English |En Español OR complete online application English |En Español.

We hope you can join us at the following events at the school (1916 Northampton Street):

  • Tour:  Wednesday, February 27th from 8:30-9:30 am
  • Information Session/Open House: Wednesday, March 6th from 5:00-6:00 pm
  • Tour: Tuesday, March 12th from 1:00-2:00 pm


Summit Learning at Peck (Formerly named Personal Pathway Program – P3) – is a personalized approach to teaching and learning. It is a way for students to unlock the power within themselves to live fulfilled and successful lives. Summit Learning gives every student: support from a caring mentor, life skills that they can apply to real-world situations, and an ability to use self-direction to develop self-confidence, understand their own strengths and weaknesses, and prepare themselves for life after graduation.  We are now accepting applications for Summit Learning – applicants should be entering 4th-8th grades in 2019-20 and reside outside of the Peck School zone.  Read more about Summit Learning at Peck.  English |En Español OR complete online application English |En Español.

We hope you can join us at the upcoming Information Sessions /Open Houses at the school (1916 Northampton Street): 

Tuesday, March 19th from 5:00-6:00 pm.


The Dual Language Program  Metcalf School is expanding its program to include grade 5.  We are now accepting applications – for middle school, applicants should be entering 5th grade in 2019-20. English |En Español OR complete online application English |En Español.  See above for more information about this program. 

Enrollment for Pre-K to 8th Grade Students

Enrollment in Holyoke Public Schools takes place by appointment at our Student Enrollment and Family Empowerment Center, located at 57 Suffolk Street, First Floor in Holyoke. Please call  413-534-2000 x1102, or x1103  to book an appointment, which are available from Monday through Thursday from 8:30 am – 2:00 pm, and Friday 9:00 am – 2:00 pm.

You will need a completed application packet and copies of student and family documents to complete the enrollment process. Application packets for Pre-K to 8th-grade students are available at the Student Enrollment & Family Empowerment Center or you can download the appropriate application below:

High School Enrollment

Holyoke High School North (grades 9-12) and Holyoke High School Dean Campus (grades 9-12) manage their own application and enrollment process.

Please note that Holyoke High School Dean Campus has special eligibility requirements.

Contact or visit the schools for more information and application packets:

If your child is interested in enrolling in a career technical program that the Holyoke Public Schools does not currently offer, a Chapter 74 Vocational Technical Education Non-Resident Tuition Form must be completed and the following steps taken:
  • Part I and Part II of the form must be received by the Receiving District for completion by MARCH 15
  • Part III of the form must be forwarded to the District of Residence for Completion by April 1


Contact Us

Rebecca Lamb
Enrollment Center Manager
Holyoke Public Schools
57 Suffolk Street, 1st
Holyoke, MA  01040
Office: 413-534-2000 Ext. 1101

Register Your Student

School Year 2018-19 Forms

Please read the letter below from Dr. Zrike regarding the forms to be completed by parents/guardians this year for all HPS students.  (The forms are also listed below and should be returned to your child’s school).
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