Welcome to Caddo Parish Public Schools

Magnet Schools

Magnet School Information

Welcome to Magnet Testing for Elementary and Middle Schools.

(For application information about High School Magnet programs, please visit individual school websites. For school directory, click here ).

Magnet Testing has ended for the School Year 2019 - 2020.

The magnet testing application for School Year 2020 - 2021 is available from October 21, 2019 - January 10, 2020.

 

Magnet Testing Applications (Oct. 21, 2019 - Jan. 10, 2020)

  • Assigned testing dates are scheduled for January & February 2020.
  • Remember to apply for the grade your student is entering in SY 2020-2021.
  • After submitting an on-line application, you will receive a notification email with your assigned testing date within 72 hours.  If no email is provided on the on-line application, then an assigned test date will be mailed to the student's address on the application.
  • Quick Facts

    Magnet Testing Elementary and Middle Schools Quick Facts 

    Dates to Remember

  • Magnet Testing Calendar (coming soon)
  • Magnet School Open House Dates 
  • Application window school year:   October 18, 2018 - January 11, 2019
  • Magnet Testing: Assigned dates in January & February 2019
  • Mail Placement letters to parents for SY 2019-2020: Friday, March 22, 2019.
  • Spring Break/Easter Holiday (schools & offices closed): Monday, March 25 - Friday, March 29, 2019
  • Contract signing for new placements SY 2019-2020: Thursday, April 11 & Friday, April 12, 2019
  • Non-Caddo Parish residents who test and are offered placement at a magnet school must have proof of residence in Caddo Parish by August 2, 2019 to complete enrollment in a magnet school.
  • Magnet Schools & Locations

    List of Elementary and Middle Magnet Schools (click here)

    Magnet Schools - Elementary

     Elementary Enrollment Information (click here) 

    General Information for Kindergarten Testing (click here)

    Magnet Schools - Middle

    Enrollment Information for Broadmoor, Caddo Middle, Herndon, Youree Drive (click here)

    Magnet Schools - High

    JECC - High School Magnet Placement (For application information about High School Magnet programs, visit school websites listed in School Directory .

    Board Policies

    JECC - Elementary Magnet School Entrance

    JECC - Middle Magnet School Entrance

    JECC - High School Magnet Placement (For application information about High School Magnet programs, visit school websites listed in School Directory .

    JECC - Assignment of Students to Schools (K-8)

    Proof of Residence

  • Elementary students are required to provide proof of Caddo Parish residence at testing. 
  • For students offered placement in middle school, proof of Caddo Parish residence will be required at contract signing.
  • Proof of Residence Procedures                                     
  • Affidavit of Residency (To be used only if the proof of residence is NOT in the parent/guardian’s name)  
  • Non-Caddo Parish residents who test and are offered placement at a magnet school must have proof of residence in Caddo Parish by August 2, 2019 to complete enrollment in a magnet school.
  • Transportation Policy     

    Students attending magnet schools shall be provided transportation.  Parents shall be responsible for transporting students to designated pickup points which are determined by the district's Transportation Department.  (revised Jan. 2017)

    Contact Us

    Julie Scruggs

    Magnet Testing Coordinator (Testing for grades Kindergarten - 5th)

    Telephone: (318) 603-6504

    jscruggs@caddoschools.org

    Melinda Kay

    Magnet Testing Coordinator (Testing for grades 6th - 8th)

    Telephone: (318) 603-6382

    mkay@caddoschools.org