Alma del Mar is an open enrollment, free public charter school. Admission is based on a random, public lottery. There are no admissions tests or interviews. Alma del Mar invites all students in New Bedford to enter the lottery. The school welcomes English Language Learners, Limited English Proficient students, and Special Education students.
Our lottery for the 2018-2019 school year was held on February 28, 2018. We are now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 lottery, which will be held on Wednesday, February 27, 2019.
The current waiting list is available online: Alma del Mar Waiting List