El Sistema

El Sistema is a unique program designed to effect social change and nurture promising futures for underserved communities through intensive, ensemble-focused music education. El Sistema was founded in 1975 by José Antonio Abreu in Venezuela.

Expeditionary Learning

Expeditionary Learning offers a framework to the work at Conservatory Lab. It is based on the belief that the purpose of education is to unleash and cultivate the passion and genius of everyone and that schools ought to be organized expressly for this purpose.


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Summer Scholars Challenge

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2017-2018 Before-School and After-School Program

2017-2018 Before-School and After-School Program Next school year, the YMCA of Greater Boston will provide before-school and after-school programming on-site… Read more »


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Please check here for school supplies for 2017-2018 academic year or go to your individual classroom year.

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Academic Growth for 2016-2017

Check out the extraordinary growth our learning community achieved this year. Click the link below for more details! Academic Growth… Read more »

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