Hampden Charter School of Science (HCSS), Western MA’s top ranked public charter school, is now accepting applications for 6th through 12th grades of the the 2014-2015 school year. You can apply at HCSS-Apply Online or by sending your application to Hampden Charter School of Science, 20 Johnson Rd Chicopee, MA 01022. The application deadline is Friday, March 14th, 2014.
Open House Dates:
On Wednesdays; from 4:15pm to 5:00pm;
- January 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th
- February 5th, 12th, 26th
- March 5th, 12th
On Saturdays; from 11:00am to 12:00pm;
- January 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th
- February 1st, 8th, 15th
- March 1st, 8th
HCSS students at the Falcons Game!
Come join HCSS students at the Falcons Game on January 4th at 7 pm. Watch your students perform God Bless America and the thrilling game of ice hockey! The cost of tickets are only $12 for adults and children. Buy your tickets quick before the deadline, December 19th!
Alumni Thanksgiving Dinner
HCSS 2013 alumni had their first thanksgiving dinner at the school on Wednesday November 27, 2013. The evening was filled with laughter and fun as they came together to socialize. Mr. Celik and some teachers also attended the alumni thanksgiving dinner. The 2013 Alumni also did interviews on their college experiences lead by Emmanuel Russell.
1st Annual Spelling Bee
HCSS held it's 1st Middle School Annual Spelling Bee on November 26th. With 34 middle school students entering into the Spelling Bee, only 18 students passed the dreaded elimination round. The finalist spelled their way to the final rounds. Seventh grader Amanda Lafleur, spelled her way to first place, winning an IPad. Following the first place winner, was 6th grader Izaac Lopez Torres and 8th grader Victoria Younes! Congratulations spellers!
Hampden Charter School of Science held its 1st Annual Family Thanksgiving Dinner with guest Senator Don Humason. The staff and their family enjoyed a hearty Thanksgiving Dinner including Turkey and mashed potatoes. We are very thankful for our fifth successful school year!
HCSS Saturday School
Our Saturday School is a success! This past Saturday we had over 70 students who came for extra support! If you would like to receive extra tutoring, talk to your teacher about tutoring on Saturday's. It's a great opportunity to bring up your grade before the quarter ends and get familiarized with content on the finals and MCAS!
HCSS Hosted Mrs. Reitzell from Lasell College
HCSS hosted Mrs. Reitzell from Lasell College for an information session. Senior students had a great chance to listen to college admission process and especially Lasell’s admission requirements, and campus life. In addition, college representative talked about the financial aids and scholarship opportunities. Students asked questions about college and admission process. This was a very useful information session that students reflected.