Richland One to Hold Round 2 Application Period for Magnet Programs March 9-April 30
Richland One parents will have another opportunity to enroll their children in one of the district’s magnet programs for the 2020-2021 school year. Round Two of the application period will be open March 9-April 30.
During Round Two, students may apply to programs with slots that were not filled during the Round One application period in December and January. Slots are still available in the Montessori Middle Level Program; Career Magnets (elementary, middle and high school); Language Immersion Program; Health Sciences Magnet; and Richland One Middle College. However, enrollment is closed for the district’s elementary Montessori programs, Medical Magnet Academy and Virtual School.
All Richland One students, regardless of their school attendance zone, may apply to enroll in a magnet program within the district, unless the program is designated as one that is zoned for certain attendance areas. Admission is based on successful completion of the application process, which may include attending an information session and meeting qualifying criteria.
The magnet programs application link is posted on the district’s website www.richlandone.org. Students and parents who would like more information about the district’s magnet programs can go to richlandone.org/choice or contact Dr. Erica Fields at 231-6799 or email@example.com.
Round Two Enrollment: 2020-2021 Richland One Magnet Programs
Montessori Middle Level Program at W.G. Sanders Middle School
The application deadline for the Montessori Middle Level Program will be March 31. There are no open slots in the elementary Montessori programs.
Elementary, Middle and High School Career Magnets
Richland One offers a Career Awareness Magnet at Bradley Elementary School, a Career Exploration Magnet at W.G. Sanders Middle School and a Career Preparation Magnet at W.J. Keenan High School. Information about the three career magnet programs (elementary, middle and high school) will be available at every parent info session listed below. Parents should select the date and location most convenient for them. Families unable to attend an information session may schedule an individual session with school staff. (NOTE: At Bradley, slots are open in kindergarten only. However, students in grades 1-5 may register to be put on a wait list.)
- Parent Information Session: March 9 at 9:00 a.m. at Bradley
- Parent Information Session: March 18 at 5:30 p.m. at W.G. Sanders
- Parent Information Session: March 24 at 1:00 p.m. at W.J. Keenan
- Parent Information Session: April 8 at 5:30 p.m. at Bradley
- Parent Information Session: April 27 at 5:30 p.m. at W.J. Keenan
Richland One Language Immersion Program
The Richland One Language Immersion Program at Carver-Lyon Elementary School has seats available in pre-kindergarten, kindergarten and first grade for all three languages (Spanish, Mandarin Chinese and French [new]).
- Parent Information Session: March 9 at 5:30 p.m.
- Parent Information Session: March 18 at 8:30 a.m.
- Parent Information Session: March 24 at 5:30 p.m.
- Parent Information Session: April 7 at 5:30 p.m.
- Parent Information Session: April 22 at 8:30 a.m.
- Parent Information Session: April 27 at 5:30 p.m.
C.A. Johnson High School’s Health Sciences Magnet
For more information, contact Nicole Irby at 253-7092.
Richland One Middle College
The Richland One Middle College is located on the Beltline campus of Midlands Technical College and serves students in grades 11 and 12.
- Parent Information Session: March 12 at 6:15 p.m., room 122
Media inquiries should be directed to the Richland One Office of Communications at 231-7510 or 231-7504.