Who can attend Henrietta Lacks?
Students of Evergreen School district have first choice for the openings at Henrietta Lacks. A lottery is conducted for our incoming Freshman class for the 170 open spots each year. Students who are Sophomores through Seniors may apply and applications are evaluated on yearly analysis of our openings. Out of district students also can attend when open spots are available.
Application timeline for 2019-2020 School Year
- November 13 5:00-6:30pm HeLa HS Open House. Information regarding HeLa provided to students and families. Application for admission will be available.
- December 12 Application deadline for HeLa HS. Applications must be received by 2:00pm on December 12, 2018 to be included in the first round of selections. Applications received after the deadline will be considered on a space available basis.
- January 4 A lottery is conducted when the applicant pool exceeds the number of available openings.
- January 14 Letters are mailed notifying applicants of their enrollment status.
- February 1 Deadline for students to notify HeLa HS of their intent to attend or not
Rolling admissions: If you are interested in attending Henrietta Lacks and have missed the application window, please fill out an application and return it to our school. We evaluate applications quarterly on a need basis.