ACES Magnet School Parent Choice is coordinated by ACES. Families in any non-partner school district can apply to a lottery for open seats in ACES Wintergreen Interdistrict Magnet School in North Haven or in ACES Thomas Edison Middle School in Meriden. Families provide student transportation, with a travel subsidy provided by ACES.

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Key Dates

  • October 30, 2019: Applications Available online
  • November 29, 2019: TEMS and WIMS report open seats
  • December 30, 2019 at 3:30pm: Application deadline
  • January 10, 2020: Blind lottery for qualified applicants
  • January 13, 2020: Initial placements made
  • January 15, 2020: Notification of placement mailed to families and sending school superintendents
  • January 29, 2020: Parent deadline to accept/reject placement
  • February 7, 2020: School lists sent to Exec. Dir., Asst. Exec. & principals
  • February 3 – TBD, 2020: Placement of additional students (in available slots)

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