New to CMS?
Enrollment for the 2021-2022 school year will open on November 9. Once you have enrolled, you will receive a letter in the mail with your student ID and PIN to use for the lottery application.
Already a CMS student?
You will receive a letter in the mail with your student ID and PIN near the start of the lottery.
Learn about the many offerings and focus areas. Participate in school open houses and information sessions so that you can experience these schools and ask questions. Discuss your options with your family to find the best match.
Select up to three schools that best match your child’s interests and talents. Enter these choices in your child’s lottery application. Be sure to record your confirmation number after you submit the application.
Lottery Round 1: November 30, 2020 – December 13, 2020
Lottery Round 2: January 25, 2021 – February 5, 2021
Check back for the application link on November 30.
Lottery results will be mailed to all families who participated in the lottery within a few weeks after the lottery closes. Families who do not get their first choice will automatically be placed on a waiting list for the first choice school only.