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The Magnet Lottery Application for school
year 2017-18 will open on Friday, October 14, 2016 and will remain
available online through December 31, 2016. Students who apply during
the priority application period of October 14 through December 31, 2016
will have the best chance of being assigned to the magnet school of their
The Magnet Application link can be found here.
We have a few changes in our offerings of magnet schools for the year 2017-18.
- Earle Brown and Brooklyn Center Secondary will be transitioning from IB and Arts to STEAM beginning the 2017-18 school year.
- Birch Grove Elementary School for the Arts will now be accepting Pre-K applications. (half day program).
- Stevenson Elementary - An IB World School will now be accepting Pre-K applications (half day program).
A list of all magnet school offerings can be found here.
Middle School STEAM is currently closed for open enrollment due to
exceeding current student capacity. They will not be available for open
enrollment this year.
Please note that kindergarten students must be born on or before September 1, 2012 in order to be eligible for the 2017-18 school year.
NWSISD offers magnet schools
from grades K-12 in three themes: Arts, International Baccalaureate
(IB), and STEM/STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math).
Click through our website to learn more about us!
For more information about the school districts in the NWSISD consortium, visit the links below.
Anoka-Hennepin School District 763-506-1000
Brooklyn Center Schools 763-561-2120
Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose Schools 763-682-8700
Elk River Area Schools 763-241-3400
Fridley Public Schools 763-504-5000
Osseo Public Schools 763-585-7350
Rockford Area Schools 763-477-9165
Only students that are legal residents of one of the eight NWSISD
member school districts may apply to a magnet school through NWSISD. If
you are not sure which school district you live in, you can find out by
using the MN Secretary of State's Pollfinder.