• High School Magnet Application Information



    Magnet Program information for fall 2021 application. Magnet Programs begin in the fall of their 6th grade year and 9th grade year.                                                                                                                                                                             

    Who can apply? 

    Students in grade 8 for the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (IB MYP), Performing and Visual Arts (PVA), BioMedical/Allied Health, (BMAH), and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).  Both BMAH and STEM are supported by STEM. Please check the Magnet Brochure for specific qualifications for all programs  (www.aacps.org/magnet).  All students currently in a Magnet Program must re-apply in Grade 8 for entry in Grade 9.



    Between noon on October 11, 2021 and November 22, 2021 (the second Monday in October and the Monday before Thanksgiving).


    What can I see now?

    Go to the Magnet website (www.aacps.org/magnet).  Scroll down to the bottom, and look for

    • The informational video at the bottom of the landing page
    • The brochure with Magnet qualifications
    • The videos under “Cup of Joe with Magnet Program Leaders”
    • The document “Which Magnet School would I attend?”


    It’s never too early to learn about Magnet Programs.


    Questions after watching the video or reading the brochure? 

    Look for the contact information on the right-hand side of the landing page.