Chairman’s Letter

The Massachusetts American Legion’s Boys State program has developed leaders and promoted our country’s democratic system for more that seventy years.  It represents what’s best about the Legion, and our nation. Our success is well recognized.  Many of our graduates

Program Overview

Massachusetts Boys State is designed to teach democratic values, improve knowledge of government and encourage citizen involvement through an intensive week-long program that immerses students in grass roots democracy. Over the course of seven days, students create and manage their own

What to Bring?

Attire is casual, jeans and shorts are suggested. Student will be given two Boys State T-shirts upon arrive, which are required to be worn for the week. Comfortable shoes or sneakers. Plenty of socks and underwear. The night of the