Application and Commitment
Link to Magnet Application Portal for Incoming K-8 Students
The magnet application for the 2021-2022 school year will be posted and available during the Fall Magnet Application Window which was held Monday, November 2nd at 8:00 a.m. through Friday, December 4th, 2020 at 3:00 p.m., and again during the Spring Magnet Application Window which will take place February 22nd through March 19th, 2021.
Reopens February 22nd - March 19th, 2021 for the 2nd application period.
The first round of acceptance emails will be sent out during the month of December prior to winter holidays. A waitlist drawing will take place in early February to fill available slots with those currently waitlisted. A second application period will open February 22 - March 19, 2021. The second round of acceptance emails will take place in late March. Fall waitlisted students do not need to reapply in the spring.
Students living within the Mobile County Public School System attendance zone are welcome to apply. Current magnet students who wish to continue at their SAME magnet school SHOULD NOT reapply. Fifth grade magnet students WILL apply to attend their magnet middle school of choice. Current 5th grade students who apply to attend their "feeder" magnet middle school will receive priority selection if magnet criteria are met.
CURRENT MCPSS STUDENTS MUST HAVE THEIR 10 DIGIT STATE STUDENT ID TO APPLY.
Where can I locate my child's 10 digit state ID? Locate your child's 10 digit state student ID in INOW OR SCHOOLOGY.
INOW Directions: Once you login to INOW, choose DEMOGRAPHICS on the left-hand side to locate the 10 digit ID.
SCHOOLOGY Directions: Once you log in to Schoology, choose GRADES and select to download your child's grade report. The 10 digit state ID is located on the downloadable grade report.
Intent to Return Information and Link for CURRENT Magnet Students
This information will be collected from your current magnet school later in the 2020-2021 school year to prepare for 2021-2022. Check back for updates. Fifth grade magnet students must APPLY for their preferred magnet middle school during the magnet application window. Pre-K students who attend pre-K at a magnet school MUST APPLY for magnet kindergarten.