Welcome to the SLPS Magnet and Choice Schools 2017-18 School Year Online Application!


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Please submit an application for your child prior to the Pool A Lottery Application Deadline of Friday, November 4, 2016 for your child's placement request to be considered in the 2017-18 School SLPS Magnet and Choice Schools Year Pool A Placement Lottery.

NEW! A new Choice Middle School is now available for the 2017-18 school year. The Academy of Entrepreneurship Studies Middle school is being converted to a Choice Program at the L'Ouverture School for 6th, 7th and 8th grade applicants. See the L'Ouverture AESM website page for more information. 


NEW! Elementary Gifted Education Program applicants may submit placement requests for all four Elementary Gifted Education Program Options with preferences ranked from one to four (only one choice is required) where grade level appropriate. In addition, Gifted Education Program Schools applicants may also apply for up to two General Education Program Magnet Schools if desired (only one choice is required), to be considered for placement prior to required testing being administered.


NEW! A new Gifted Education Program elementary school is being established at the Columbia School for grades PK4 to 1st in the 2017-18 school year. See the Columbia Gifted Elementary website page for more information.



Thank you for your interest in the St. Louis Magnet and Choice Schools.



With thirty specialty schools to choose from, the St. Louis Magnet Schools offer an exciting, tuition free alternative for students of all ages and abilities.