• Visit the WCPSS Magnet Programs page

    Base School Locator  

    Transportation Page - Current Bus Routes

    Magnet Application Page (not available until 1/10/18)

    Prioritized Selection Criteria

    How to enroll at your base (this must be done prior to apply for a magnet seat)


    WCPSS Magnet Program Objectives: 

    • Reduce high concentrations of poverty
    • Promote diverse populations
    • Maximize use of school facilities
    • Provide innovative and/or expanded educational opportunities


    Magnet Events for 2018-2019 enrollment: 

    11/1/17 Conn sneak-peak sign up for a tour


    11/4/17 Magnet Fair @ Southeast Raleigh HS from 9 - 12

    11/16/17 Literacy Night @ Conn 6:00 - 8:00 

          Join our Conn community to gain strategies to promote literacy at home! Our magnet coordinator will offer a brief tour. 

    1/4/18 Magnet Mini-fair for Kindergarten families

    @ Farmington Woods ES from 9:30 - 11:00

    1/9/17 Magnet Mini-fair for Kindergarten families

    @ Green ES from 9:30 - 11:00

    1/17/17 Magnet Mini-fair for Kindergarten families

    @ Washington Magnet ES from 10:00 - 11:30

    TBD Magnet Theme Showcase day @ Conn starting at 10:00 and 12:00 

         Been on a tour? Come for a visit dig deeper into our theme and what Conn is all about! The session will be repeated at 10 and 12. 

    Tours are available from 11/1/17 all the way through 1/31/18


    Important Dates: 

    1/4/18 Registration opens at your base school for rising Kindergarteners and students attending WCPSS for the 2017-2018 school year

    1/10/18 Magnet Application opens online 

    1/31/18 Magnet Application CLOSES

    2/19/18 Families are notified of magnet placement

    2/23/18 Welcome event for new families before our Conn STEM Night


    Prospective families, you are more than welcome to join our Conn community at any of our evening events including Math Night, Literacy Night, Showcase Nights (Jan & May), and STEM Night. We hope to see you there!