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Welcome to the Magnet Programs page!

 

2015 Lottery Results: Click here

Next April updates will be posted April 30. May updates will be posted May 6, 13, and 27. June updates will be posted June 18 and June 30.

 Save the date:  April 28 at 6 PM--Old Mill High for current 4th and 7th grade families to learn about Magnet Programs.

PVA Late Applicants:  Auditions, May 6 at 4 PM, Broadneck HS. Go to www.aacps.org/pva for details.

Fall 2015 Information DatesClick here

Las fechas de las sesiones informativas, otoño del año 2015

 

Students who are currently in 6th grade and who have applied to IB or PVA will not know about seat offers until late May. Current 6th graders to PVA can "save the date" of May 6 for auditions at Broadneck HS.   

 

Welcome and Registration Night info for students and parents who have been offered and accepted a seat.

 

Please visit our new Magnet Website for extended information about Magnet Programs. 

 

 

Please check back for updates 

 

 

Para mayor información en español,  consulte el sitio web o escríbale al Dr. Wieczorek al jwieczorek@aacps.org.

Magnet Programs are only for residents of Anne Arundel County.  Magnet applications will open early October, 2015 and close promptly at noon, December 2, 2015 for fifth and eighth graders. Any applications submitted after December 2, 2015 at noon will be considered late and will not be entered into the lottery

 

Late applicants will be contacted if and when a seat becomes available; late applicants do not need to complete an interview or audition until contacted. 

Applications for the CAT Centers were due by April 1, 2015.  

Which programs are available?

 Click here for more information.

Website for more information

Acronym

BioMedical/Allied Health, HS

www.aacps.org/bmah

BMAH

Centers of Applied Technology, HS

 CAT-N:  www.catnorth.org

 CAT-S:   www.catsouth.org

CAT

International Baccalaureate, MS and HS

www.aacps.org/ib

IB

Performing and Visual Arts, MS and HS

www.aacps.org/pva

PVA

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, MS and HS

www.aacps.org/stem

STEM

 

Before I apply, what do I need to know?

After I apply, what do I need to know?

 

 

Application guide step-by-step

 (Una guia paso-a-paso para la solicitud en linea de Magnet) 

 

 

Click here to begin your Magnet Application.

 

 

 

Magnet Contact Information

 

Audition Information, PVA (middle school and high school)

 

Middle School Challenge Information Guide, IB and STEM

 

High School Challenge Information Guide, BMAH, IB, and STEM

 

Please read about the Magnet lottery

 

 In order for your application to be considered complete,

  • you must have signed up for and completed a Challenge Interview or Audition
  • Non-AACPS students only:  Please upload your grades, standardized test scores, and proof of residence to your application. You must upload all documents by Friday, January 9, 2015 in order for your application to be considered for lottery, should one be necessary. 
 

Frequently asked questions

 

    1. Where is my Magnet School?
    2. The Online Application--Frequently Asked Questions
    3. The Magnet Application Process—Frequently Asked Questions

    4. Magnet Transportation
    5. FAQs: Next steps after applying

    6. Are you currently home-schooled (under parental instruction) and applying to a Magnet Program? Click here!

 

 

Please look at our new Magnet Website for extended information about Magnet Programs.