Brass City Charter School


Para la solicitud en Español, haga clic aquí.

The online application is now CLOSED

The lottery for 2017-18 was held on Thursday, March 16, 2017. Notifications of acceptance to PK or wait list positions for grades PK-5 will be sent via email. You will receive notification before the end of March.   

Families offered a space for PK will have until 5 pm on April 17, 2017 to confirm that they accept the space and will attend BCCS in the fall. Unconfirmed spaces will be offered to waitlisted students after this deadline has passed. 


Brass City Charter School accepts students from throughout the city of Waterbury. Bus transportation to all areas of the city is available. Students living outside Waterbury are not eligible to attend Brass City Charter School.

BCCS opened in September 2013 with 114 children in grades pre-K, K, and 1. In September 2017, our current 4th graders will become 5th graders, and we will add a new class of 34 pre-K students. Pre-K is open to students whose birthdate is on or before 9/1/13. Eventually, BCCS will include grades pre-K through 8.

Children are admitted to BCCS by lottery. If you are currently on the WAITLIST, you must reapply for the upcoming school year.

Brass City Charter School does not discriminate in any employment practice, education program, or educational activity on the basis of race, color, religious creed, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or any other basis prohibited by Connecticut state and/or federal nondiscrimination laws.

 Families applying for admission to BCCS must be legal residents of the City of Waterbury.

There is no tuition at BCCS; students admitted to the school attend free of charge. Meals and snacks are included. 

If you have questions, please email You may also use our Contact Us page.

Applications for the 2017-2018 school year are now CLOSED.  
Please Complete the form below to be enrolled in the lottery. 

Para la solicitud en Español, haga clic aquí.

*Pre-K is open to students whose birthdate is on or before 9/1/13.

Email again:
Anticipated incoming grade for the 2017/2018 school year.
Does the child have sibling currently enrolled at BCCS or who you are also applying for?