Portland charter school accepts applications
PORTLAND — Baxter Academy for Technology & Science is accepting applications for the 2013-2014 school year.
The school, which is the third public charter school approved in Maine, is accepting applications for students entering grades 9 and 10. Enrollment will be capped at 160 students to ensure smaller class sizes. Tuition is free to any student who lives in Maine.
Students can apply online at www.baxteracademy.org. There will also be an enrollment information session on Thursday, Jan. 10, from 3-5 p.m. at the University of Southern Maine and open houses at the 54 York St. charter school from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Jan. 23 and 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on Jan. 26.