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

GENERAL EDUCATION AND GIFTED EDUCATION PROGRAMS APPLICATION SUBMISSION REMAINS OPEN FOR POOL B LOTTERY PLACEMENT CONSIDERATION.

 Check back to this website after November 22, 2016 to see where open SLPS Magnet and Choice Schools seats remain.

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Please submit an application for your child prior to the Pool B Lottery Application Deadline of Friday, January 6, 2017 for your child's placement request to be considered in the 2017-18 School SLPS Magnet and Choice Schools Year Pool B Placement Lottery.

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

2017-18 Magnet/Choice Schools OPEN SEATS as of 11/22/16

ELEMENTARY LEVEL SCHOOLS

Grade

Open Seats

AMES VPA

PK4

44

 

K

52

 

1

29

 

2

20

 

3

20

 

4

13

 

5

20

 

 

 

COLUMBIA GIFTED ELEMENTARY

PK4

9

 

K

33

 

1

37

 

 

 

DEWEY INTERNATIONAL STUDIES

PK4

46

 

1

3

 

2

7

 

4

6

 

5

12

 

 

 

GATEWAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

PK4

26

 

K

46

 

1

12

 

2

8

 

3

10

 

4

6

 

5

22

 

 

 

HUMBOLDT SCHOOL OF HIGHER LEARNING

3

22

 

4

50

 

5

52

 

 

 

LYON ABI

K

5

 

 

 

MULLANPHY ILC

PK4

37

 

K

26

 

1

29

 

2

15

 

3

40

 

4

21

 

5

35

 

 

 

SHAW VPA

PK4

9

 

K

35

 

1

7

 

2

12

 

3

10

 

5

13

 

 

 

WASHINGTON MONTESSORI

PK3

18

 

K

5

 

1

2

 

3

19

 

4

7

 

5

24

 

 

 

WILKINSON ECC

K

37

 

1

21

 

2

37

MIDDLE SCHOOLS

Grade

Open Seats

BUSCH MIDDLE SCHOOL OF CHARACTER

6

14

 

8

4

 

 

 

CARR LANE VPA

6

104

 

7

30

 

8

17

 

 

 

MCKINLEY CLASSICAL JR. ACADEMY

6

2

 

7

8

 

8

35

 

 

 

GATEWAY MIDDLE SCHOOL

6

70

 

7

47

 

8

24

 

 

 

AESM L'OUVERTURE

6

116

 

7

127

 

8

111

 

 

 

COMPTON-DREW ILC

6

38

 

7

8

 

8

13

   

All Magnet and Choice High Schools* Have Open Seats Except Metro

* PLACEMENT ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA MUST BE MET TO BE OFFERED A SEAT TO
SLPS GIFTED PROGRAMS AND ALL SLPS MAGNET/CHOICE HIGH SCHOOLS

 

 

 

 

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

 

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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.