Magnet Programs
2015-2016 Key Dates 

2015-16 School Year

New students may begin enrolling for the 2015-16 school year:  mid October 2014

Last day for new students to enroll and be eligible for the First School Options Lottery:  January 12, 2015

Student Assignment Notification letters begin arriving in homes:  first week of December 2014

Application period for the first lottery:  December 5, 2014 – January 26, 2015 at 10:00pm

School Options Fair at Phillip O. Berry Academy of Technology:  January 10, 2015

Lottery notification letters for first lottery arrive in homes:  mid February 2015

Request for Reassignment period for 1st lottery:  December 5, 2014 - March 20, 2015

New student enrollment period for second lottery:  January 13, 2015 – May 15, 2015

Student Assignment Notification letters for the second lottery begin arriving in homes:  mid March 2015 

Application period for second lottery:  March 9, 2015 – June 5, 2015 at 10:00pm

Request for Transfer period for current CMS students and students who future enrolled by January 12, 2015December 5, 2014 - July 16, 2015

Request for Transfer period for students who future enrolled after January 12, 2015:  February 23, 2015 - July 16, 2015 (Student Placement will enter these enrollments between February 23, 2015 - May 29, 2015)

Request for Reassignment Period for the second lottery:  June 22, 2015 - July 16, 2015 (Once families receive their Student Assignment Notification letters, they may go online to submit a Request for Reassignment/Transfer)

Lottery notification letters for second lottery arrive in homes:  late June 2015


New students must enroll at their home school after May 15, 2015.  If families wish to be considered for placement in a school other than the home school, they must submit a request for reassignment within 10 days of enrolling.