Date/TimeDate(s) : 02/20/2017
The application window for Magnet Programs for the 2017-2018 school year will open at 8 am on Monday, February 20, 2017 and will close on Friday, April 7, 2017 at 4 pm.
Applications will be available beginning February 20, 2017 on this website, on each magnet school’s website, at the Emenes Building, 822 S. Clearview Parkway, Harahan, 70123, at the Jefferson Parish Administration Building, 501 Manhattan Boulevard, Harvey, 70058 and at magnet school sites.
Completed applications and required documents must be hand delivered to the Compliance Office, 501 Manhattan Boulevard, Harvey, 70058 between February 20, 2017 and April 7, 2017. Office hours are 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.
Required documents are (1) proof of residency in Jefferson Parish, (2) the student’s birth certificate, and (3) if applying for grades 2-11, the final report card from the year prior to application.
Note: The Jefferson Parish School system will be closed from Monday, February 27, 2017 to Friday, March 3, 2017 for the Mardi Gras break.
Please read the 2017-2018 Magnet School/Magnet Program Application Process Guidelines and Frequently Asked Questions (“FAQ”) available below.
- English – Guidelines and FAQ
- Arabic – Guidelines and FAQ
- Spanish – Guidelines and FAQ
- Vietnamese – Guidelines and FAQ
Acceptance is determined by (1) having met the criteria outlined in 2017-2018 Magnet School/Magnet Program Application Process Guidelines and Frequently Asked Questions, (2) the date and time of submission of the application, and (3) capacity in the grade level at the requested school.
Families of students attending schools scheduled to close in 2017-2018 may call (504) 349-7792 for more information.