CMS Magnet Fair is Saturday, Jan. 12

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools will hold its Magnet Fair Saturday, Jan. 12. The fair will be held at Phillip O. Berry Academy (1430 Alleghany St.) from 9 a.m. โ€“ 1 p.m.

CMS has 37 magnet schools and nine magnet programs, which include International Baccalaureate, Learning Immersion, Montessori, Traditional, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), World Languages and Visual and Performing Arts.

Representatives from each magnet school and student assignment staff will be available at the fair to answer questions about instruction, transportation, the application process and enrollment.

The application period for the first lottery is Jan. 12 โ€“ Feb. 11, 2013.

Click here to view the 2013-14 Magnet Guide.

For more information about CMS magnet programs, click here or contact the Magnet office at 980-343-5030.