Consideration for Round 1 applicants for the 2017-2018 school year is now closed. Late applications are now being accepted.
Click HERE for a late application
Round 1 applicants will be notified of outcomes in late February/early March.
Late applicants will be contacted as space becomes available.
Name announced for new Elementary Magnet School opening in 2017!
The Marzano Academy at Lomie G. Heard Elementary School at Lamb Boulevard and Kell Lane will be the first one of its kind in the nation! On January 26, 2017, the school was officially named The Marzano Academy at Lomie G. Heard Elementary School, after a namesake from a recent school closure.
New Application Deadline
The round 1 application deadline for all 2017-2018 school year applicants was Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. Late applications are currently available.
Who Can Apply?
Students going in to 1st through 10th grade for the 2017-2018 school year.
*LVA, DSA, Select Schools and Valley HS – International Baccalaureate (IB) also accept applications for 11th grade.
All LVA and Del Sol applicants only, will need to schedule an audition.
Once an application has been submitted for Las Vegas Academy and/or Del Sol Academy, an email will be sent within 1 business day with instructions on how to schedule your student’s audition.
Please download and read the following documents so that you are prepared for your audition.
At the elementary and middle school level, there are no specific requirements to attend a Magnet School. High school qualification for a Magnet School or Career and Technical Academy is based on the first semester report card. Las Vegas Academy of the Arts and Del Sol Academy of the Performing Arts both have an additional audition. Click here for more information.
Applying to a Magnet School or Career and Technical Academy is as easy as submitting either an online application or completing a paper application and submitting it to your 1st choice school no later than January 10, 2017 at 3 p.m. Any high school Magnet/CTA applicant who currently attends a charter, private or other non CCSD school must submit a copy of their 2016-2017 first trimester or first semester report card. The report card must include: course title and grade, attendance, and citizenship/conduct grade. Click here for more information.
Open Magnet/CTA seats are assigned to students through a computerized, random selection process (the “lottery”). Click here for more information.