The School District Of Indian River County Opens Magnet School Enrollment December 1, 2017

The School District Of Indian River County Opens Magnet School Enrollment December 1, 2017
Posted on 11/28/2017

DATE: November 28, 2017

CONTACT:
Cristen McMillan
Phone: 772-564-5527

Vero Beach, FL - November 28, 2017 - The School District of Indian River County will be accepting magnet school applications between December 1, 2017, and February 1, 2018, for the kindergarten classes of 2018 - 2019. In order to enter kindergarten for the next school year, students must be 5 on or before September 1, 2018. Applications will be accepted until February 1, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. Kindergarten siblings of students currently attending one of the three magnet schools will automatically be accepted, if they have an application on file by 5:00 pm on February 1, 2018.

Kindergarten slots are filled by a lottery conducted in mid-February. Student applications will be given a computer-generated number to determine their rank in the lottery. Families may indicate only ONE choice of a magnet school. The three magnet schools in Indian River County are Osceola Magnet, with a math and science focus; Rosewood Magnet, with a Core-Knowledge curriculum; and Liberty Magnet, with an international studies focus. Families who apply for their student to attend a magnet school must agree to follow the requirements of the Magnet School Commitments. Families will be notified by mail of their acceptance or non-acceptance. Applications can be picked up at the School District office at 6500 - 57th Street or at any of the magnet schools. 

Please contact Student Assignment for further information. (772) 564-3046.