Kealing Magnet Application for the 2021-2022 School Year
Kealing Magnet Application Deadline is February 5th, 2021 at 4:30pm.
Admissions Decisions will be emailed NO EARLIER than March 12th at 3:00pm.


In our application, you will find materials that will allow us to assess your qualifications for potential success in our limited enrollment program. All information must be received before your application can be processed and reviewed by a team of teachers. Please do not submit additional materials as only the required items will be evaluated. YOU MUST RESIDE WITHIN AISD BOUNDARIES AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION TO BE ELIGIBLE.


Items 1-4 will automatically be submitted to Kealing if using the online AISD Parent Cloud:
  1. Application Form
  2. 2019 Assessment Scores
  3. 2020 Fall Semester Report Card (current school year)
  4. TWO Teacher Recommendation forms: 1 from ELAR/SS;1 from Math/Sci  
  5. Video Presentation
  6. ONLINE Admission Test & Essay Session (in January)

STEP 1)  Login to the AISD Parent Cloud or Create a New Account and Submit "Intent to Apply for a Magnet Application" (How To Login Steps are Detailed HERE)

STEP 2)  Submit Your Video Presentation
Please use our online form to submit your student's Video Presentation.  An automated response will be directly sent to the email address(es) provided with a link to edit as needed until the Feb 5 deadline. 

Click HERE for Video Presentation Directions

STEP 3) Attend a LIVE Virtual Admissions Test & Essay Session
Students must REGISTER for a test session and will receive a zoom link and further instructions about the online testing format.  Students will be monitored by a teacher proctor on zoom and submit answers through a secure test site. 
Part 1:  30 minute Math Assessment
Part 2:  60 minute Typed Essay (shared with Lively Magnet- you only need to complete the essay once to apply to both programs) 

Click HERE for more information about the Admissions Test & Essay and to view testing dates all offered in January 2020.  

STEP 4)  Check Your Application Status
Confirmation emails will be sent prior to the February 5th deadline by the Kealing Magnet Program Office. Be sure to check your spam/junk mail folder before contacting the program office about receipt of materials.  
Final Admissions Decisions are emailed NO EARLIER than March 12th at 3:00pm.

Please follow these links for more information about the admissions procedures and application rubric