All high school programs fall into three categories:
Interest Based Programs
Audition Based Program
Criteria Based Programs.
For a list of high school programs that fall into these 3 categories, and detailed information regarding their criteria, please click this link: CCSD Magnet/CTA High School Programs.
Students and families are encouraged to do extensive research into the program(s) they are interested in. Even though there are high school programs that do not have criteria for acceptance, there are criteria that needs to be met and maintained to continue to participate in the program after selection.
For programs at Las Vegas Academy of the Arts and at Del Sol Academy Academy of the Performing Arts, auditions are required. For more information regarding the audition process, please click the links below:
Apply online at magnet.ccsd.net. A new, online account needs to be created each year.
Select up to 3 programs on the application. Rank order your choices.
Students apply to Magnet, CTA, and Select schools on 1 application.
The deadline to apply to Magnet, Career and Technical Academy, and Select School Programs will be early 2024.
Magnet/CTA/Select School Transportation Information
Schools with programs are divided into transportation zones. While any student can apply, students wishing to receive transportation must reside with in the school's transportation zone and live further than two miles from a school per CCSD regulation 3531.
Please click here for more information on the transportation zones for Magnet/CTA/Select Schools.