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 Hamden or in ACES Thomas Edison Middle School in Meriden. Families provide student transportation, with a travel subsidy provided by ACES.

Dates to Remember

  • Applications Available: December 3, 2018
  • WIMS Open House: March 13, 2019, 5:30-7:30pm
  • Application Deadline: April 15, 2019 at 3:30pm
  • Blind Lottery for Qualified Applicants: April 22, 2019
  • Notification of Placement mailed to families and sending school superintendents:  by April 24, 2019
  • Parent deadline to accept / reject placement:  by May 8, 2019
  • Placement of additional students (in available slots): April 25, 2019 – February 28, 2020

How to Apply

Online applications available here


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