Laurel Magnet School of the Arts Student Application
I understand that to be eligible for application to Laurel Magnet School of the Arts, a student must have not failed a school year and must not have had any disciplinary actions taken during the previous school year.
The magnet school will provide an accelerated, highly enriched curriculum for students in grades Pre- Kindergarten-6th. All classes will be taught on or above grade level. If the number of qualified applicants exceeds the number of vacancies, a waiting list will be compiled to determine acceptance.
*Before being accepted, the following must be turned in to the school office: birth certificate, current immunization, social security card, most recent report card, and two proofs of residence.
Interviews will be conducted for all applicants.
WHAT IS A MAGNET SCHOOL?
Magnet schools are so named because they are designed to attract students with their unique programs. Magnet schools have special programs - computers in every classroom, outstanding arts programs, and extra-curricular activities.
DO YOU HAVE TO PAY TO ATTEND LAUREL MAGNET SCHOOL OF THE ARTS?
No, accepted students may attend at no cost.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR LAUREL MAGNET SCHOOL OF THE ARTS?
Any student who lives within the city of Laurel may apply to attend Laurel Magnet School of the Arts. The deadline to apply is Thursday, June 30th.
WHAT ARE THE ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR LAUREL MAGNET SCHOOL OF THE ARTS?
In order to be eligible to attend Laurel Magnet School of the Arts, a student must not have failed a year or had any disciplinary actions taken during the previous school year. Student data must be provided upon request. Those attending must meet academic and behavior requirements. Parents and students will sign a contract agreeing to these conditions.