How to Apply

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Applications for 2024-2025 are now open! 

Changes to your application or major choices will not be allowed after the deadline.

Lottery selection results will be released in early Spring (Date TBD) 

Applications are now open.  Deadline to apply January 9, 2024 at 3pm.

Parent/Guardian must create an account either with your email or login with your personal Gmail account (Students should not create an account to apply)

Add A student

Click blue "Get Started" button

If you applied last year, you will need to submit a new application for the next school year (2024-2025). 

Student Lookup

Current CCSD Student: Please enter Student ID, First and Last Name and Date of Birth.  **Name must match exactly as what is shown in Infinite Campus** (If you have a space or hyphen)

Non CCSD (Charter, Private, Home School, or Out of District): Select No, then Save and Continue to enter your Student's information.  Leave Student ID blank.

Select Magnet Application

Depending on your student's grade level, multiple options on this page may appear.  Make sure to select "Magnet Application (On-time)" to apply to Southeast Career Technical Academy/SECTA.  Only incoming 9th and 10th graders may apply.  We do not accept incoming 11th and 12th graders.

Agree to Requirements & Policies 

Please read through the Agreements & Policies for all CCSD Magnet Programs. This application is only good for the 2024-2025 School Year.

Enter Student Information 

Current CCSD Students: Verify auto-populated information and fill in any remaining required fields

Non CCSD Students: Enter information in all required fields

Household Information

Enter Parent/Guardian information.  You may add additional parent/guardians if applicable.

School Selection

In the search field type "Southeast Career Technical Academy".  Please make sure you select Southeast. If you select Southwest, we cannot change or transfer your student if they get selected there.

Verify your transportation eligibility at  A blue box appears above our school if you are eligible for bussing. If it does not appear, you are outside of our zone and must provide your own transportation.

*Our school only appears for students applying into the 9th or 10th grade. Unfortunately we do not take applications for 11th or 12th grade.

Pick your programs

Apply for up to 3 programs (you will rank your choices in the next step). 

*Students must qualify for STEM programs, see Qualifications on sidebar for more information.

**Students accepted into Cosmetology must have a valid Social Security Card per the Nevada State Board of Cosmetology.

Rank Choices

Please select the rank of your three choices.  

*Any preferences in the lottery ONLY apply to the first ranked choice

Sibling INformation

If you have a current 9th, 10th, or 11th grade sibling who attends SECTA, fill out this section to receive a sibling preference in the lottery.  

*Sibling preference DOES NOT guarantee a student will be selected

If you are a twin/multiple, fill out this section in each of your students' applications.

Report Card Upload

Current CCSD Students:  You will not see this step, please continue to next section

Non CCSD (Charter, Private, Home School, or Out of District): Please upload a copy of your FIRST SEMESTER report card*  Report card must include: 1st Quarter Grade, 2nd Quarter Grade, Semester Exam, and Semester Grade.

*You can submit your application now but you must go back into your application once the report card is posted to upload before the deadline at 3pm on January 9, 2024.

Agreement of Understanding

Review each section and check the boxes to agree.  


Please review all information in blue, go back to any sections that need adjusting.  If all information is correct, click on blue "Submit Application" button

Frequently Asked Questions

Is my Application submitted?

A successfully submitted application, will show a green check mark.  An incomplete or not submitted application,  will show a yellow circle that says "In Progress".  This step must be completed by January 10th, 2023 at 3PM.

My application says In processing

Your application will say "Submitted & In Processing" until we receive first semester report card.  Due to the volume of applications, we cannot verify application status over the phone.  Only complete applications will be processed.

When do I find out the results?  

Lottery results will be released in Spring 2023.  Parents will be notified via email of the student's status:

Can I change my Program choices?

After January 9, 2024, no changes can be made to your application.

How do I verify my transportation?

Please visit CCSD Transportation.  Enter your address and select "CTA" from the drop down then click "Find".

If "Southeast CTA" appears, you are eligible for bussing or within walking distance.

If another school appears, you are outside of our zone and will need to provide your own transportation.