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
  • February 28, 2020 at 3:30pm: Initial application deadline (Note: Additional applications are still accepted after February 28, and placement of additional students will occur after March 27)
  • March 6, 2020: Blind lottery for qualified applicants
  • March 9, 2020: Initial placements made
  • March 12, 2020: Notification of placement mailed to families and sending school superintendents
  • March 26, 2020: Parent deadline to accept/reject placement
  • March 30, 2020: School lists sent to Exec. Dir., Asst. Exec. & principals
  • March 27 – TBD, 2020: Placement of additional students (in available slots)

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