Welcome to the Westside Enrollment Lottery
At Westside Atlanta Charter School, we are committed to providing an excellent educational experience for students from Kindergarten through 8th grade. As a free public charter school, we embrace a fair and transparent lottery system for student selection, ensuring equal opportunities for all applicants.
Understanding the Lottery Process:
- Eligibility: Our lottery is open to all students residing within the Atlanta Public Schools (APS) zone. There are no academic prerequisites for enrollment.
- Lottery Dates: The lottery for the 2024-2025 school year begins on January 3, 2024.
- How to Apply: Interested families must register their children via the Atlanta Public Schools lottery website.
Lottery and Enrollment Steps:
- Check Your Zone: Verify your eligibility by confirming that you reside within the APS zone. Check Your Zone.
- Register for the Lottery: Complete the registration process on the APS lottery website before the deadline.
- Lottery Draw: The lottery draw is conducted impartially. Families will be notified of the results.
- Acceptance and Enrollment: If selected, complete the necessary enrollment steps by the given deadline.
- Waiting List: Unselected applicants will be placed on a waiting list. Join Waiting List.
- Transparency: The lottery is conducted openly and fairly, ensuring a transparent selection process.
- Notification: Families will be informed promptly of the lottery results and subsequent steps.
- Support: Our admissions team is available to assist families through the enrollment process.
Frequently Asked Questions:
- Address common queries related to the lottery process, eligibility criteria, and enrollment steps.
Contact Us for Assistance:
Should you have any questions or require assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact our admissions office. We are here to help you navigate the enrollment process smoothly.