About The Academy AT CCI
The Academy at CCI is an all-day DCSS high school program. Students enter The Academy at CCI in their 9th-grade year and may remain in the program up to high school graduation. Only students selected through the lottery system during their 8th-grade year are eligible to attend the CCI Academy.
CCI Academy students take ALL of their classes including core (English, math science, social studies, and foreign language) and electives, at the CCI. If a student remains in the program through 12th grade they will take no classes at their assigned base high school.
Benefits of attending The Academy at CCI include:
Small class sizes
Easier access to Dual Enrollment core and technical programs
Additional Dual Enrollment support is provided by the school.
CCI Academy Information Night Presentation:
The CCI Academy lottery registration is open for two weeks in January each year.
The Academy lottery is conducted in February each year.
Notification of application status is sent home to each lottery applicant after the lottery is conducted.
Students selected for admission through the lottery must respond within the designated admission window.
If an Academy space becomes available, it is offered to applicants in lottery order.