Another Course to College

  • A college preparatory high school for highly motivated students who want to attend four-year colleges or universities
  • A small pilot school with a median class size of 18 students
  • Excellent college admissions record: College acceptance is a graduation requirement
  • Caring, energetic staff (including five Boston Educators of the Year) who fully
  • support students and give them the individual attention they deserve
  • Major focus on analytical reading and writing: More reading and writing is
  • assigned than at any other high school, and students learn how to write college-
  • level papers
  • Close personal contact with parents: teachers make their electronic grade books
  • available to parents online so that parents can monitor the daily progress of their children; and test scores, quiz scores, homework assignments, and attendance are available daily
  • Opportunity for seniors to take classes for credit at Harvard Extension School
School partners
  • BUILD, Generation Citizens, UMass Boston Writing Center, Boston College PULSE program, Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology, Fisher College, Private Industry Council, QUEST Boston, Boston Public Health Commission

Contact ACC

2014 acc bronze  


Lisa Gilbert-Smith  
20 Warren Street
Brighton, MA 02135
Another Course to College will move to 20 Warren St., Brighton for Fall 2014-15 school year 
Phone: 617-635-8865
Fax: 617-635-8866

School Hours

7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Early Dismissal: 12:30 p.m.
Grades: 9-12
Level: High
School Type: Pilot