Specialized Open Enrollment Schools & Programs
2017-18 School Year

Overview

Please click on the school or school program below you are interested in to see additional admission requirements. If an application or letters of recommendation are required, links to each document is also provided. 

You can sort the following list by program or grade level by clicking either heading. To find out more information about any particular program, click the contact link for the staff member or school information. 

Titlesort icon Grade level Contact Admission Requirements
Alice Birney Public Waldorf Grades eK-8 Alice Birney Public Waldorf
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. School Requirements:
    • School visitation 
    • Completed interest form
    • “At or above” grade level
    • Good behavior
    • Good attendance
    • Mandatory parent meeting
    • Monthly class meetings
C.K. McClatchy Air Force Jr. ROTC Program Grades 9-12 Phil Sanborn
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. Program Requirements: Coming soon
C.K. McClatchy Criminal Justice Academy Grades 9-12 David Allen
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. Program Requirements:
    • Online Application (Available 12/1)
    • Two teacher recommendations – you will submit requests through the online application
C.K. McClatchy Humanities and International Studies Program (HISP) Grades 9-12 Ellen Wong
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. Program Requirements:
    • Online Application (Available 12/1)
    • Two teacher recommendations – you will submit requests through the online application
    • Essay – sessions held at McClatchy on 1/21/17 at 8:00am or 1/25/17 at 3:00pm
C.K. McClatchy Law and Public Policy Academy (LPPA) Grades 9-12 Staci Osborn
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. Program Requirements:
    • Online Application (Available 12/1)
    • Two teacher recommendations – you will submit requests through the online application
C.K. McClatchy Visual and Performance Arts (VAPA) Grades 9-12 Mollie Morrison
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. Program Requirements:
    • Online Application (Available 12/1)
      Two teacher recommendations – you will submit requests through the online application
    • Portfolio submitted to McClatchy
Camellia Basic Grades 1-6 Camellia Basic
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. School Requirements:
    • Assessment given by Camellia Teachers
    • “At or above” grade level
    • Three-Way Learning Contract
    • Good attendance
    • Good behavior
John F. Kennedy Criminal Justice Academy Grades 9-12 Christoffer Herner
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. Program Requirements:
    • Online Application (Available 12/1)
    • Two teacher recommendations – you will submit requests through the online application
John F. Kennedy Manufacturing and Design (MaD) Grades 9-12 Robert Greene
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. Program Requirements:
    • Online Application (Available 12/1)
    • Two teacher recommendations – you will submit requests through the online application
    • Interview with program coordinator
John F. Kennedy Program in America and California Exploration (PACE) Grades 9-12 Jennifer Yee
  1. District Open Enrollment Application*
  2. Program Requirements:
    • Online Application (Available 12/1)
      Two teacher recommendations – you will submit requests through the online application
    • Essay – submit a handwritten essay to Kennedy
      • Topic: “Look before you leap.” and “He who hesitates is lost.” Which do you consider to be more important? Explain your answer in a multi-paragraph essay with a thesis. Use examples from your experience, observation, and reading.

 

*Only for applicants outside of John F. Kennedy’s attendance area. Check your address here
Kit Carson IB Diploma Programme Grades 11-12 Santiago Chapa
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. Program Requirements:
    • Online Application (Available 12/1)
    • Two teacher recommendations – you will submit requests through the online application
    • Essay – submit to Kit Carson
      • Topic: Why is it important to understand global interdependence in the 21st century?
Kit Carson IB Middle Years Programme Grades 9-10 Santiago Chapa
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. Program Requirements:
    • Online Application (Available 12/1)
    • Two teacher recommendations – you will submit requests through the online application
    • Essay – submit to Kit Carson
      • Topic: Why I want to attend Kit Carson for high school?
Leonardo da Vinci Grades eK-8 Leonardo da Vinci
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. School Requirements:
    • School visitation
    • Mandatory parent meeting
    • Monthly class meetings
    • “At or above” grade level
    • Good behavior
    • Good attendance
Luther Burbank International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme Grades 11-12 Katherine Bell
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. Program Requirements:
    • Online Application (Available 12/1)
    • Two teacher recommendations – you will submit requests through the online application
Phoebe Hearst Grades K-6 Phoebe Hearst
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. School Requirements:
    • Point system survey
    • “At or above” grade level
    • Good attendance
    • Good behavior
    • Assessment by Phoebe Hearst Teachers
Rosemont Leadership and Enrichment through Academic Development (LEAD) Grades 9-12 Rebecca Siegert
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. Program Requirements:
    • Online Application (Available 12/1)
    • Two teacher recommendations – you will submit requests through the online application
    • Essay – session at Rosemont on 1/18/17 at 3:15pm or 1/21/17 at 10:00am
Washington Grades K-6 Washington
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. School Requirements:
    • School visitation
    • “At or above” grade level
    • Good behavior
    • Good attendance
West Campus Grades 9-12 Katie Nobida
  1. District Open Enrollment Application
  2. Program Requirements:
    • Online Application (Available 12/1)
    • Two teacher recommendations – you will submit requests through the online application
    • Mock PSAT Testing – taken at West Campus on 12/10/16, 12/17/16 or 1/21/17 at 9:00am (check-in begins at 8 am)