Other School Enrollment Information (Magnet, GT, Greater Waco)

Enrollment Periods

Below are listed the application windows for the 2017-2018 school year, if known.

Hillcrest Professional Development School (PK-5) & Lake Air Montessori Magnet School (PK-8) are Waco ISD's Elementary Magnet Campus options. The enrollment period for Waco ISD Magnet Schools is from December 1, 2016 - January 27, 2017.

Hillcrest PDS & Lake Air Montessori Magnet and use a random lottery process for student selection rather than geographic boundaries or attendance zones. Any student, living within or beyond the Waco ISD attendance boundaries, may apply to one of these magnet programs.

ATLAS Academy at Tennyson Middle School (6-8) is Waco ISD's GT Middle School campus option. The application window for 2017-2018 is not yet known.

ATLAS Academy is a school specifically designed for middle school students who have been coded Gifted & Talented. All GT students are encouraged to apply.

The A. J. Moore Academies at UHS (10-12) are Waco ISD's High School Academy option. The application window for 2017-2018 is not yet known.

the A.J. Moore Academies use a random lottery process for student selection rather than geographic boundaries or attendance zones. Any student, living within or beyond the Waco ISD attendance boundaries, may apply to one of these magnet programs.

There are also County Level (Trans-District) options for you child's education. The Greater Waco Academies; one for Manufacturing Careers and one for Health Care careers.

GWAMA and GWAHCA accept applications from students who attend schools throughout the Waco area. Please check with your high school counselor to find out if you are eligible to enroll.