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Mobile County Public School System: Magnet Program

Magnet Schools Program 
Mobile County Public Schools
1 Magnum Pass  
Mobile, Alabama  36618
                          (251) 221-4039                               


ATTENTION: The first drawing for magnet schools for the 2017-2018 school year will be held on Monday, February 13th. Letters notifying parents of status will be mailed on Wednesday, February 15th. No information regarding status will be provided over the phone.


Click HERE to complete a new magnet school application for the 2017-2018 school year.


To complete a form so that changes can be made to an already submitted application, click HERE.



Each school will hold an open house. Specific dates are listed below with each school's address. 

Council Traditional School  (K-5) 
751 Wilkinson Street, Mobile, AL 36603
OPEN HOUSE DATES: Friday, January 13th (1:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.)
                                   Saturday, January 14th (8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.)


Eichold-Mertz School of Mathematics and Science (K-5) 
2815 Government Boulevard, Mobile, AL 36605
OPEN HOUSE DATES: Friday, January 20th
                                   Saturday, January 21st


Old Shell Road School of Creative and Performing Arts  (K-5) 
3160 Heather Street, Mobile, AL 36607 

OPEN HOUSE DATES: Friday, January 20th (3:30p.m.-6:00 p.m.) 
                                Saturday, January 21st (9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.)


Clark-Shaw School of Mathematics, Science and Technology (6-8) 
5960 Arlberg Street, Mobile, Alabama 36618
OPEN HOUSE DATES: Friday, January 20th (8:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.)
                                Saturday, January 21st (9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.)


Denton Magnet School of Technology (6-8)
3800 Pleasant Valley Road, Mobile, AL 36609
OPEN HOUSE DATES: Friday, January 13th (1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.)

                                Saturday, January 14th (9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.)

Dunbar School of Creative and Performing Arts (6-8) 
500 St. Anthony Street, Mobile, AL 36603
OPEN HOUSE DATES: Friday, January 13th (3 p.m. - 6 p.m.)
                                Saturday, January 14th (9 a.m. - 12 p.m.)
                                Friday, January 20th (3 p.m. - 6 p.m.)
                                Saturday, January 21st (9 a.m. - 12 p.m.)


Phillips Preparatory School (6-8) 

3255 Old Shell Road, Mobile, AL 36607
OPEN HOUSE DATES: Thursday, January 5th (8 a.m.-2 p.m.)

                                Friday, January 6th (10 a.m.-6 p.m.)
                                Friday, January 20th (8 a.m.-6 p.m.)


For more information call (251) 221-4039 or email at



Mobile County Public Schools has earned and maintains system accreditation through AdvancED.