2021 ACPS Academy Interest Application Form - Rising 8th and 9th graders can apply for the ESA Lottery

November 30 - January 29, 2021

The Environmental Studies Academy at Western Albemarle High School is one of three 'magnet' academies offered by Albemarle County Public Schools. All students in the ACPS division are eligible to apply for admission to the Environmental Academy.

Interest in ACPS Academy Form (no longer formal applications for programs). The live link will open up Monday November 30th 2020 and be Due by Friday January 29th 2021. This form will be available on all Academy webpages and ACPS site as well to be completed electronically.

 All students for ACPS Academies will be selected through a Lottery process based on expressed interest in Academies and desire to attend. All Academies will fill available spots with this process. To be considered for a roster spot in any program, a student must complete the Interest in ACPS Academy Form by the deadline Friday, January 29, 2021.

 Families offered admission from the Lottery selections will complete an intent to attend decision verification to ensure that all available roster spots are utilized and schools can accurately register students for their Academy courses and appropriate high schools.