Dear Parent(s), Family Member(s), and Guardian(s),
Thank you for your interest in Alexander Twilight Academy (ATA), a free academic enrichment program for hardworking and high potential Boston-area students. ATA prepares middle school students to gain access to and thrive at top high schools and colleges with scholarships. Learn more at alexandertwilightacademy.org.
ATA is enrolling current 5th and 6th grade students to begin in summer 2021 who:
Are highly motivated to work hard in order to reach their full potential
Are academically high achieving or high potential
Aspire to be kind, compassionate, emotionally intelligent leaders and change-makers in their communities and the larger world
THEORY OF ACTION
1. Virtual Information and Admissions Session
Attend or watch a recording of a Virtual Information and Admissions Session. Sign up to attend one of the following sessions:
Saturday, January 16th, 2021 at 12pm
Wednesday, January 20th, 2021 at 6pm
Sábado, el 30 de enero de 2021 a las 14:00 / 2 de la tarde (en Español)
Saturday, February 6th, 2021 at 1pm
Wednesday, February 10th, 2021 at 7pm
Tuesday, February 16th, 2021 at 5:30pm
If you cannot attend any of these sessions, a recording of the Virtual Information and Admissions Session will be posted on
after January 16th, 2021 in English and after January 30th, 2021 in Spanish
2. Family Application and Student Application
Complete and submit the Family Application and Student Application online by Saturday, February 27th, 2021 at 10am. If you would like to request a printed application, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call/text (617) 942-1170.
3. Teacher Recommendation
Ask your child’s current teacher to complete the Teacher Recommendation form online by Saturday, February 27th, 2021 at 10am.
4. Entrance Exam
Once the entire application is submitted, please sign up for one of the following Virtual Entrance Exams:
5. Group Interview
Families will be notified if their student is invited to a group interview by Monday, March 1st. Group interviews will be held on Saturday, March 6th and Saturday, March 13th.
6. Individual and Family Interview
By Monday, March 15th, 2021, families and students will be notified if they are invited to attend a virtual individual and family interview. Individual and family interviews will be held the weeks of March 15th, 2021 and March 22nd, 2021.
7. Admissions Notification
Students and families will be notified of their admissions status in early April 2021.
We greatly appreciate your interest in ATA and know that this is a rather long and intensive admissions process. Please feel free to reach out with any questions that come up along the way.
All Our Best,
The ATA Admissions Team