Magnet School Information



    For your convenience, apply online at beginning December 1, 2017.   Paper applications may be submitted to your first choice school beginning December 4, 2017.  Only one application per student will be accepted. However, if you have more than one child, an application must be completed for each child applying for a Magnet Program. Falsifying information on the Magnet application will invalidate the application, and the students application will be excluded from the selection process.

    Click below to apply online beginning December 1, 2017.
    Apply Online
    You may also print the magnet application and submit to the 1st choice school: 
    • High School Magnet Application (Grades 9-12)
    • Academy Middle School Application (Grades 6-8) 
    • Vanguard Elementary Application (Grades 4-5)
    • Montessori Application (Grades PK-8)


    The application deadline is January 31, 2018 at 4:00 pm.

    NOTE: Students who applied online must submit required documents to the first choice school by February 1, 2018 no later than 4:00 pm.


    • Application (If you applied online, bring a printed copy of the application)
    • Copy of student’s most recent report card   
    • Norm Referenced Test Scores (For Dallas ISD students, STAAR or TerraNova results are required)
    • Any existing IEP and/or 504 plan/accommodation plan, if applicable.
    • Proof of residency (only current electric, gas, water bill or lease/mortgage will be accepted)


    Some campuses require additional documentation. Read the specific requirements for each magnet program prior to submitting an application. If all required documents are not received prior to the application deadline, the student's application will not be included in the selection process.