General & Resources

General News

The first day of school for K2 – Grade 8 will be August 28, 2018, and the first day for K1 will be August 30, 2018.
Click through the various sections of this webpage to find important information about school procedures.
For more detailed information click here to download the 2018-19 Welcome Packet.

School Buses

Please be aware all transportation services are provided to the Conservatory Lab through Boston Public Schools Transportation Department. Your child(ren) must live in the qualifying distance to receive services. This is determined by the transportation department.

Services are provided for school hours only. If your child will participate in before or afterschool services, they will need to be dropped off and picked up by a parent or guardian.

  • For information on buses running late, please contact Boston Public Schools Transportation at 617-635-9520.
  • For real-time information on your bus please use the Where’s My School Bus app provided by Boston Public Schools.
  • Additional resources about school buses are available at the Boston Public Schools website.

Procedure for Parent Pick-Up

2120 Dorchester Ave. Dorchester MA 02124

Please Note: Any changes to a child’s dismissal plan must be made before 12 pm same day by emailing: parentpickups@conservatorylab.org

  • Early dismissal must occur before 3:30 pm.
  • If you are picking your child up in the afternoon, you must park on Dorchester Ave. or in the first parking lot at Carney Hospital. Parking is free for 1 hour. You do not need to validate your ticket, but you will need it to exit.

  • Proceed to the first stairwell on your left where a staff member will be waiting outside to allow you access to the parent pick-up room.

Please Note: Parent Pick-Ups will not happen from the main entrance.

  • Please continue 1 flight up to the B floor, room B3 where parent pick-ups will be held.

  • You must make sure that your child has been signed- out by the staff member in parent pick-up.

Lower School
Office of Student Support: 617-208-6200 x214
Nurse: 617-208-6200 x209

Upper School
Office of Student Support: 617-254-8904 x143
Nurse: 617-254-8904 (this is the front desk; ask for the nurse)

 

Conservatory Lab Charter School uniforms are available at Allens Uniform. Students are required to wear uniforms at all times including during concerts.

Click here to visit the Conservatory Lab page on the Allen’s website.

Current school uniform consists of:

  • Teal colored shirt with the Conservatory Lab logo
  • Gray fleece with the Conservatory Lab logo
  • Khaki pants, skirts, or shorts.
  • New to the 2018-2019 school year, students Grade 7 – 8 will wear a navy blue shirt.

Examples of acceptable pants, shorts, skirts, and skorts are on the Allen’s Uniform website. Skirts/skorts must be at least knee length.

Shoes must be closed toe and have a rubber sole. Shoes may not light up, blink, make noise, or have cleats or wheels built into the shoe.

Concert Uniform:

  • White shirt
  • Black pants, skirt, or dress
  • Solid black shoe

All children are expected to wear a combination of black bottoms and a white top. This may mean black skirt, dress, or pants and a white blouse or button-up shirt. All children will be expected to also wear a solid black shoe.

The student handbook will also provide further details about uniform.

Orders should be placed with the Leominster store.

Address

26 Main Street
Leominster, MA 01453

Telephone:

978-534-3111

Hours:

Monday – Friday 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
Saturday 9:30 – 5:00 pm
Sunday closed

Email:

info@allensuniforms.com

Click here to download the Student Records Release Form

Use this form to request your child’s school records including their record card, attendance records, and medical records.

You may submit the completed form via email to Danyel Cousins at dcousins@conservatorylab.org for the Upper School and Rosalvo Valcimond at rvalcimond@conservatorylab.org for the Lower School.

Although email is the preferred method, you may mail in the completed application to the following addresses:

Conservatory Lab Charter School Upper School
c/o Danyel Cousins
2120 Dorchester Ave.
Dorchester, MA 02124

Conservatory Lab Charter School Lower School
c/o Rosalvo Valcimond
131-133 Hancock St.
Dorchester, MA 02125

Please allow 7 business days to process the request.