Application Information

Application Deadline

The round 1 application deadline for all 2020-2021 school year applicants is Tuesday, January 7, 2020.

 
 

Who Can Apply?

Students going in to Kindergarten through 10th grade for the 2020-2021 school year.
*LVA, DSA, Select Schools and International Baccalaureate (IB) programs also accept applications for 11th grade.


Audition Information

All LVA and Del Sol applicants only, will need to schedule an audition.

Please click the links below to be directed to each schools website.  It is recommended that you read the audition information found on their website(s) so that you are prepared for your audition.
 

Del Sol Academy of the Performing Arts Audition Information

Las Vegas Academy of the Arts Audition Information

Qualification Requirements

 

Elementary Programs

K-5

Middle School Programs

6-8

High School Programs

9-12

Interest-based

Interest-based

Criteria only for STEM-based programs. *See below

 

Auditions required for the Las Vegas Academy and Del Sol Academy.

 

Criteria for STEM-Based Programs

 

First Semester Grade Point Average (GPA)

Criteria

Points Assigned

3.50 and above

8

3.00 – 3.49

6

2.50 – 2.99

4

2.00 – 2.49

2

Below 1.99

0

 

First Semester Science Grade

 

First Semester Mathematics Grade

Criteria

Points Assigned

Criteria

Points Assigned

A in Science 8

6

A in Pre-Algebra or above

6

B in Science 8

4

 

B in Pre-Algebra or above

4

C in Science 8

2

 

C in Pre-Algebra or above

2

D/F in Science 8

0

 

D/F in Pre-Algebra or above

0

 

First Semester English Grade

  Criteria

Points Assigned

A in English 8

6

B in English 8

4

C in English 8

2

D/F in English 8

0

 

Total Points:  26

Qualification: 16 and Above

 

Programs with Criteria

 AMSAT

Computer Science

Engineering & Design

Nursing

Architectural Design

Cybersecurity

Engineering & Robotics

Pre-Medicine

Aerospace Engineering

Dental Assisting

Environmental Management

Sports Medicine

Aviation — Pilot

Digital Game Development

Finance

Veterinary Science

Biomedical

Emergency Medical Services

IT

Video Game Technology

Biotechnology

Engineering

IT - Networking

Web Design

 

Application Process

Applying to a Magnet School or Career and Technical Academy is as easy as submitting an online application no later than January 7, 2020.

Any high school Magnet/CTA applicant who currently attends a charter, private or other non CCSD school must submit a copy of their 2019-2020 first trimester or first semester report card. The report card must include: course title and grade. Click here for more information .

Kindergarten applicants must upload a copy of their birth certificate so that we can verify your child's age.  

Selection Process

Open Magnet/CTA seats are assigned to students through a computerized, random selection process (the “lottery”). Click here for more information .