Open Enrollment

Open Enrollment

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The APS Open Enrollment Application will be available online Monday, October 28. The online application will close on Friday, November 22, at 4 p.m. 

2020-21 Open Enrollment Application is now closed.

An open enrollment application is required if you select any school outside your designated neighborhood school. The deadline to submit applications is November 22, 2019, at 4 p.m

If you are applying to Akron Early College High School, STEM High School, NIHF STEM Middle School or Miller South School VPA, you must fill out the Open Enrollment Application and any school-specific required applications or auditions. 

If you are applying to International Baccalaureate (IB),  Akron School for the Arts and Firestone CLC is your home school based on residence you do not need to complete an Open Enrollment Application. You will need to complete an IB specific application and/or audition for the Firestone Akron School for the Arts program.
  • Akron Early College application (download here) - Application due to the school by 12/6/19.
  • Akron School for the Arts by audition - schedule audition through the open enrollment process. The audition link will be available in the Open Enrollment Form and in the Submission Confirmation email; you will receive once your Open Enrollment Application has been submitted. If Firestone High School is your next year's high school, please contact the school to schedule your audition
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) - IB Application - Application due to the FCLC IB office no later than November 22, 2019.
  • STEM High School - Writing Sample available to download - STEM HS Writing Prompt - Must be delivered to STEM High School no later than November 22, 2019, at 3 p.m. 
  • NIHF STEM - additional questions available to download - NIHF STEM MS Questions- Must be delivered to NIHF STEM no later than November 22, 2019, at 3 p.m.
  • Miller South School VPA by audition - schedule audition through the open enrollment process. The audition link will be available in the Open Enrollment Form and in the Submission Confirmation email; you will receive once your Open Enrollment Application has been submitted. You may only audition for ONE area. 


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