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The Museum School

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2015-16 Admission Deadlines

January 30 - February 13, 2015
Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.

Open Enrollment for the attendance zone
The deadline for receipt of student applications for admission is 2:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 13, 2015. All applications must be submitted to 923 Forrest Boulevard, Decatur, GA 30030. Applications must be accompanied by (a) an original or state certified copy of the child's birth certificate, (b) a copy of the child’s social security card or waiver, (c) a copy of the parent’s photo ID and (d) two documents proving residency within the attendance zone. Proof of residency may be established with a copy of a current, unexpired lease, deed, mortgage or current monthly mortgage statement and a copy of a current gas, water or electric bill (within 30 days of the date of application).

February . 18, 2015 at 5:00 pm
Public Admissions Lottery
If The Museum School receives more student applications than available spots for any grade level or program, the school will conduct a public lottery using a random selection process. The Museum School complies with federal and state requirements regarding enrollment practices and lottery procedures. View our Lottery Policy and Procedures.

February 18, 2015
Admission notification
The Museum School will provide official notification to the families of qualifying students with admission offers. Admission is based solely on residency and age requirements.

March 5, 2015
Notify school of intent to register
Families of students receiving admission offers have 15 days from the lottery date to notify the school of their intent by submitting the completed, signed Intent to Enroll form to the school. Should a student or family decline admission or fail to respond within 15 days, that student will be removed from the roster and the slot will be offered to the first student of that grade level on the wait list until all slots have been filled.