The application process for the 2018-2019 school year will open on November 1, 2017 and close on December 1, 2017. Please note that there are changes being made to the application process for the 2018-2019 school year. Those changes will be posted as they are made available through Lafayette Parish School System's Magnet Academies Office. You may scroll down to view the application process in its entirety. Please continue to monitor this site. 

The 2018-2019 school year will be the 2nd year that 10th grade students will be accepted. This means that any 9th-grade student will be able to apply for their sophomore year. The applicant must pass a Readiness Assessment Exam in order to be deemed eligible for an invitation into the academy. 
Readiness Assessment dates are as follows: 
1. November 29, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. 
2. December 13, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.
3. January 10, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.
All assessments are given at Carencro High School and must be taken in the presence of an academy instructor. Please notify the Academy ( of your child's plans to attend testing. For more information and assessment exam topics, please please click here. 

For more information,  please contact the director, C. Trouard at  

Click HERE to apply!!!
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Once you are accepted, this is the letter that you will be receiving in the mail from the Schools of Choice Office. 

Eligibility Information for incoming sophomores:

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Register to take the Readiness Assessment. Click Here.