Admissions Process

  • Dear Parent/Guardian,

    Welcome to the Richmond Public Schools District. If you are applying to a specialty school, please know that your application will not be complete until the required documentation is submitted to the school you are applying to. Below you will find the required documentation for our specialty school.

     

    Requirements 

    • Student Essay
    • Transcript
    • Standardized Test Scores
    • Attendance Information
    • Child Study/IEP/504 Plan, if relevant
    • School Counselor Document

     

    October 16, 2017 - Applications available on Registration Gateway 

    November 28, 2017 - OHS Information Night for Prospective Students 6PM

    February 1, 2018 - Application Deadline - DUE BY 4PM

    February 26-28, 2018 - Open HS Interviews

    March 9, 2018 - Acceptances sent out/posted on Registration Gateway

    March 21-22, 2018 - Visitation Schedule - Shadow Days for Accepted Students

    March 23, 2018 - ALL Specialty Acceptance Responses are DUE

    Dates/times are subject to change

     

     

    Application Review

    Students are scored on the following items:

    *Essay

    *Interview

    *Grades

    *Attendance

    *Discipline

    *SOL/Standardized tests

    To ensure equity of access applications are reviewed in their school groups when possible. 

     

     

     REVISED 10/3/2017