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High School Learning Center

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8:05am - 2:42pm


(978) 975-5917


(978) 722-8531


233 Haverhill Street

Lawrence, MA 01840

Calendar 2016-17


Delayed Opening Policy

Water Testing Results

HLC Photo Gallery

HLC Career NightOn the evening of March 29th, HLC had twenty Greater Lawrence Young Professionals take time out of their busy schedules to offer valuable career and life advice to students.

Students were able to connect with the following fields: Law, Social Work, Law Enforcement, Fire Fighter, EMT, Nursing, Engineering, Information Technology, Plumbing, Carpentry, Automotive Technician, Music Entertainment, Entrepreneurship, Real Estate, Government Intelligence Services, and Military Service.

Check out pictures from this event and others at the HLC Photo Gallery

HLC Family NightThe High School Learning Center held a Family Dinner and Open Mic event on Thursday night.

HLC staff members cooked delicious Italian food for the event. Families and students were able to chat with staff members over a nice, homemade dinner.

Students, staff members, as well as families and friends of the school performed in our second-ever Open Mic. Some highlights from the performances were a magic show, beautiful singing and guitar playing, and an appearance led by B-Melody and the Crew, a bachata group fronted by an HLC student.

Check out more pictures in our photo gallery. 

HLC Tigers basketball team

The HLC Tigers basketball team took third place in the annual GBBL (Greater Boston Basketball League) Tournament at UMass Lowell this week. 

The team, coached by HLC teacher Chris Brown, went 7-1 in it's first year of existence. We are very proud of the HLC Tigers and their immense success in their inaugural season. 

HLC student Miguel Baez won the league's three-point shooting contest. Students Marquise Vasquez and Luis Ramos were named league All-Stars. Student Brandon Lora won the team sportsmanship award. 

Check out lots more pictures of the team and other school events on the HLC Photo Gallery

HLC students and teachersFor the fourth consecutive year, the High School Learning Center hosted Acceleration Academy during February vacation. 

HLC teachers were awarded the Sontag Prize in Urban Education and students had the opportunity to prepare for MCAS Exams, earn credit towards graduation, and earn prizes such as gift cards, a laptop, a tablet, and Red Sox tickets. 

Please check out the HLC Photo Gallery!

HLC students in group photo

The High School Learning Center introduced and honored its Blue Key Ambassadors during our December Town Hall meeting. 

HLC Blue Key Ambassadors are important student liaisons between the HLC administration and new students and their families. The HLC Blue Key Student Ambassador Program is about introducing perspective and new students and their families to the High School Learning Center. Blue Key Ambassador members are integral in showing others who HLC really is and welcoming them into the special community that we are.