Magnet Fair & Open House Info

School Expos / Expo escolar

Join us! This is your opportunity to learn more about our schools. All Magnet, Neighborhood, ACES & Charter Schools will have booths staffed by administrators, teachers, parents and students at each of our Expos- formerly called the Fairs. We hope to see you there!

¡Únase a nosotros! Esta es su oportunidad de aprender más sobre nuestras escuelas. Todas las escuelas de  vecindario, magnet, charter y ACES tendrán pabellones atendidos por administradores, profesores, padres y estudiantes en cada una de nuestras exposiciones, anteriormente llamadas Ferias. ¡Esperamos verlos allí!

 

Wednesday, February 3, 6-8pm
Miércoles, 3 de febrero, 6-8pm

Floyd Little Athletic Center
480 Sherman Pkwy 
New Haven, CT 06511

Get Directions

Expo at Floyd Little Athletic Center

Saturday, February 6, 12-3pm
Sábado, 6 de febrero, 12-3pm

K-8 Schools / Escuelas K-8: 

East Rock Magnet School
133 Nash Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Get Directions

High & Middle Schools / Escuelas intermedias y secundarias:

Wilbur Cross High School
181 Mitchell Drive 
New Haven, CT 06511

Get Directions

PLEASE NOTE: Two separate locations. 
TENGA EN CUENTA: Dos lugares separados.

Community Information Session / 
Sesión de Información para la Comunidad

Thursday, March 3, 5:30-7:00pm / Jueves, 3 de marzo, 5:30-7:00pm

Wilbur Cross 
181 Mitchell Drive
New Haven, CT 06511 

Get Directions

Join the Choice & Enrollment Office to hear an in-depth presentation about the Enrollment Process and have all your questions answered.

Pase por la Oficina de Matriculación para ver una presentación exhaustiva del proceso de reclutamiento y para obtener respuestas a todas sus preguntas. 

 


2016 Open Houses

All our Magnet Schools open their doors to prospective students and their parents for tours and question and answer sessions.  For more information about any particular school Open House, please contact the school directly. Each Open House date, student shadowing, individual tour, and direct contact information is also available on the individual school page.  

Download Flyers:

All K-8 New Haven Schools Todo K-8 Escuelas de New Haven en español

All High Schools in New Haven - Todo Escuelas Superiores de New Haven en español

Schools Open to Suburban Students

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

GRADES

OPEN HOUSE DATES

Augusta Lewis Troup School


259 Edgewood Ave.

K - 8th

Tuesday, Feb. 23 9:30-11am

Snow Date: Mar. 1

Wednesday, Feb. 24 9:30-11am  

Snow Date: Mar. 2

Barnard Environmental Studies Interdistrict

170 Derby Ave.

PreK3 - 8th

Tuesday, Feb. 23 10am-12pm

Snow Date: Mar. 1

Wednesday, Feb. 24 10am-12pm
& 5:30-7:30pm

Snow Date: Mar. 2

L.W. Beecher Museum School of Arts & Sciences Interdistrict

100 Jewel St.

PreK3 - 8th

Tuesday, Feb. 9 5:30-7:30pm 

Snow Date: Feb. 23

Wednesday, Feb. 10 10-11:30am
& 1:30-3pm

Snow Date: Feb. 24

Bishop Woods Executive Academy

1481 Quinnipiac Ave.

K - 8th

Thursday, Feb. 11 10-11am
& 3:30-4:30pm

Snow Date: Mar. 3

Thursday, Feb. 25 10-11am

Brennan-Rogers: The Art of Communication & Media 

199-200 Wilmot Rd.

PreK3 - 8th

Friday, Feb. 12 1-3pm - CANCELED

Snow Date: Mar 4

Wednesday, Feb. 24 3:45-5:15pm

Friday, Feb. 26 9-11am

Snow Date: Feb. 29

Celentano Biotech Health and Medical

400 Canner St.

PreK3 - 8th

Wednesday, Feb. 10 8:30-10:30am & 4:30-6:30pm

Wednesday, Feb. 24 8:30-10:30am & 4:30-6:30pm

Snow: Feb. 25

Tuesday, Mar. 8 4:30-6:30pm

School tours available by request. 

Christopher Columbus Family Academy

255 Blatchley Ave.

K - 8th

Monday, Feb. 22 9-10:30am

Snow Date: Mar. 7

Thursday, Feb. 25 9-10:30am

Snow Date: Mar. 10

Harry A. Conte West Hills Magnet: A School of Exploration & Innovation

511 Chapel St.

PreK3 - 8th

Tuesday, February 24 10:30-11:30am

Clinton Avenue School

 

293 Clinton Ave.

K - 8th

 

Wednesday, Feb. 10 10am

Snow Date:Feb. 11

Wednesday, Feb. 24 3pm

Snow Date: Feb. 25

 

Wednesday, Mar. 2 10am

Snow Date: Mar. 3

John C. Daniels School of International Communication Interdistrict

569 Congress Ave.

PreK3 - 8th

Tuesday, February 24 5-6:30pm

Friday, February 27 9-11:00am

Tuesday, March 3 6-7:30pm

Harry A. Conte West Hills Magnet: A School of Exploration & Innovation

511 Chapel St.

PreK3 - 8th

 

Wed, Feb. 24 5-6pm

Snow Date: Mar. 2

Tuesday, Mar. 8 10-11am

 

Snow Date: Mar. 10

Davis Street Arts & Academics Interdistrict

35 Davis St.

PreK3 - 8th

Wednesday, Feb. 24 10:30am

Thursday, Feb. 25 1:30pm

Tuesday, Mar. 1 5:30pm

Snow Date: Mar. 2

East Rock Community

133 Nash St.

K - 8th

Tuesday, Feb. 23 9am

Snow Date: Mar. 1

Thursday, Mar. 3 6pm

Snow Date: Mar. 10

Edgewood

737 Edgewood Ave.

K - 8th

Tuesday, Feb. 9 9:30-10:30am

Wednesday, Feb. 10 5:30-6:30pm

Snow Date : Feb. 23

Elm City Montessori

375 Quinnipiac Ave.

PreK3 - K

Wednesday, Feb. 10 5:30pm

Saturday, Feb. 27 10am

Saturday, Mar. 5 10am

Fair Haven School

 

164 Grand Ave.

K - 8th

Wednesday, Feb. 24 9:30-10:30am

Wednesday, Mar. 2 9:30-10:30am

 

Snow Date: Mar. 9

Hill Central School

 

140 Dewitt St.

K - 8th

Tuesday, Feb. 9 10am-12pm

Snow Date: Feb. 23 

Thursday, Feb. 11, 1-3pm

 

 

Benjamin Jepson Multi-Age Interdistrict

15 Lexington Ave.

PreK3 - 8th

Thursday, Feb. 11 5:30-7:30pm

Snow Date: Feb. 25

Tuesday, Feb. 23 10-11am

Snow Date: Feb. 25

John C. Daniels School of International Communication Interdistrict

569 Congress Ave.

PreK3 - 8th

Tuesday, Feb. 9 9-10am, 10-11am, & 5-6:30pm

Tuesday, Feb. 23 9-10am, 10-11am, & 5-6:30pm

Snow Date: Mar. 8

 

School tours available by request.

John S. Martinez

100 James St.

K - 8th

Tuesday, Feb. 16 9am-1pm 

Snow Date: Feb. 23

Wednesday, Mar. 2 9am-1pm & 3pm-5pm

Snow Date: Mar. 9

King/Robinson Interdistrict: An International Baccalaureate World School 150 Fournier St.

PreK3 - 8th

Tuesday, Feb. 23 10am

Snow Date: Mar. 1

Wednesday, Feb. 24 10am & 5pm 

Snow Date: Mar. 2

Tuesday, Mar. 8 10am & 5pm 

Snow Date: Mar. 9

Lincoln-Bassett School 

 

130 Basset St.

K - 6th

Tuesday, Feb. 9 9:30-10am

Snow Date: Feb. 23

 

Monday, Mar. 7 4-5pm

Snow Date: Mar. 14

Mauro-Sheridan Science, Technology & Communications Interdistrict 191 Fountain St.

PreK3 - 8th

Tuesday, Feb. 9 5pm

Thursday, Feb. 11 6pm

Snow Date: Feb. 25

Tuesday, Feb. 23 10am

 

Nathan Hale School

 

480 Townsend Ave.

K - 8th

Monday, Feb. 22 10-11am

Tuesday, Feb. 23 2:30-3:30pm

Snow Date: Mar. 14

Wednesday, Feb. 24 4:30-5:30pm

 

 

Quinnipiac Real World Magnet School and Laboratory

460 Lexington St.

K - 4th

Thursday, Feb. 11 9-10am

Snow: Feb. 12

Thursday, Feb. 25 5-6pm

Snow: Feb. 29

Thursday, Mar. 3 9-10am

Snow: Mar. 4

Thursday, Mar. 10 5-6pm

Snow: Mar. 11

Roberto Clemente Leadership Academy

360 Columbus Ave.

K - 8th

Thursday, Feb. 11  All day by appointment

Thursday, Mar. 3 All day by appointment 

 

Snow Date: Mar. 7 by appointment

Ross Woodward Classical Studies Interdistrict

185 Barnes Ave.

PreK3 - 8th

Wednesday, Feb. 10 10-11am - Canceled

Snow Date: Feb. 11, 10-11am - Confirmed Open House

Wednesday, Feb. 24 10-11am  

Snow Date: Feb. 25

Saturday, Feb. 27 10-11am

Snow: Mar. 5

Strong-21st Century Communications Magnet School and Laboratory

130 Orchard St.

K - 4th

Tuesday, Feb. 23 10-11am

Snow Date: Mar. 1

Wednesday, Feb. 24 5:30-6:30pm

Snow Date: Mar. 2

Truman School

114 Truman St. 

K - 8th

 

Thursday, Feb. 11 9:30-10:30am

 

Thursday, Mar. 3 9:30-10:30am

West Rock Author’s Academy

311 Valley St.

PreK4 - 4th

Tuesday, Feb. 23 10am-12pm

Wednesday, Feb. 24 10am-12pm

Thursday, Feb. 25 10am-12pm

Thursday, Mar. 3 10am-12pm

Snow Date: Mar. 10

 

School tours available by request.

Wexler-Grant

55 Foote St.

K - 8th

Tuesday, Feb. 23 2:30-3:30pm

Thursday, Feb. 25 5:30-6:30pm

Tuesday, Mar. 1 2:30-3:30pm 

Thursday, Mar. 3 5:30-6:30pm 

 

Monday, Mar. 7 4-5pm

Worthington Hooker School

180 Canner St.

K - 8th

Friday, Feb. 26 9-10am

Snow Date: Mar. 4

Wintergreen Interdistrict

670 Wintergreen Ave. (Hamden)

K - 8th

Wednesday, Mar. 9 6-7pm

School tours are offered every Wednesday through March at 9am. Please call Mrs. Spencer for a spot at 203-281-9668.

Amistad Academy - Elementary & Middle Charter

130 Edgewood Ave.

K - 8th

Wednesday, Feb. 17 6-7pm

Monday, Feb. 22 6-7pm

Thursday, Feb. 25 9-10am

Booker T. Washington Academy Charter

240 Greene St.

K - 3rd

Wednesday, Feb. 10 9-10:30am

Wednesday, Feb. 24 9-10:30am

Snow Date: Mar. 2

Wednesday, Mar. 9 9-10:30am

Wednesday, Mar. 23 9-10:30am 

 

Snow Date: Mar. 30

Elm City College Preparatory Charter - Elementary School

407 James St.

K - 6th**

Please note grade change

Wednesday, Feb. 24 9-10:30am

Elm City College Preparatory Charter - Middle School

794 Dixwell Ave.

7th - 8th**

Please note grade change

Thursday, Feb. 18 5:30-7pm

Tuesday, Feb. 23 8:30-10am

MIDDLE SCHOOLS

GRADES

OPEN HOUSE DATES

Betsy Ross Arts Interdistrict

150 Kimberly Ave.

5th - 8th

Thursday, Feb. 25 6pm

Snow Date: Mar. 2

 

Thursday, Mar. 3 12pm

Snow Date: Mar. 10

Engineering & Science University Interdistrict Middle

130B Leeder Hill Dr. (Hamden)

6th - 8th

Monday, Feb. 8 2:45-3:45pm 

Snow Date: Feb. 22

 

Monday, Mar. 7  2:45-3:45pm

HIGH SCHOOLS

GRADES

OPEN HOUSE DATES

Cooperative Arts & Humanities Interdistrict

177 College St.

9th - 12th

Monday, Feb. 8 6-8pm

Snow Date: Feb. 24

Wednesday, Feb. 10 6-8pm  

Snow Date: Mar. 1

Saturday, Feb. 27, Open Art Class Day

12-2pm - For Students by Reservation

Snow Date: March 9 6-8pm

Cortlandt V.R. Creed Health and Sport Sciences High School (formerly known as Hyde School)

 

88 Bassett Rd. (North Haven)

9th - 12th

Wednesday, Feb. 10 5:30-6:30pm

Wednesday, Feb. 24 5:30-6:30pm

 

Wednesday, Mar. 9 5:30-6:30pm

Engineering & Science University Interdistrict High

130B Leeder Hill Dr. (Hamden)

9th - 12th

Monday, Feb. 8 2:45-3:45pm

Snow Date: Feb. 22

Monday: Mar. 7 2:45-3:45pm

High School in the Community Academy for Law & Social Justice Interdistrict

175 Water St.

9th - 12th

Wednesday, Feb. 24 5-7pm

Saturday, Feb. 27 10am-12pm

Tuesday, Mar. 8 5-7pm

See our website for snow dates

Hill Regional Career Interdistrict

140 Legion Ave.

9th - 12th

Monday, Feb. 8 8-9am, 9:30-10:30am & 11-12pm

Thursday, Feb. 25 8-9am, 9:30-10:30am & 11-12pm

Snow Date: Feb. 29

James Hillhouse Academies - All

 

480 Sherman Pkwy.

9th - 12th

Monday, Feb. 8 1pm

Snow Date: Feb. 12

Monday, Feb. 22 5pm

Snow Date: Feb. 26

Monday, Feb. 29 1pm

Snow Date: Mar. 4

 

Monday, Mar. 7 5pm

Snow Date: Mar. 11

Metropolitan Business Academy Interdistrict

115 Water St.

9th - 12th

Thursday, Feb. 25 6-8pm

Snow Date: Mar. 3

Saturday, Feb. 27 12-2pm

Snow Date: Mar. 5

New Haven Academy Interdistrict

804 State St.

9th - 12th

Sunday, Feb. 7 12-2pm

Wednesday, Feb. 24 6:15-8pm

Sunday, Mar. 6 12-2pm

Snow Date: Mar. 8 6:15-8pm

Riverside Education Academy

560 Ella T. Grasso Blvd.

9th - 12th

Thursday, Feb. 11 12- 2pm

Snow Date: Mar. 3

Wednesday, Feb. 24 10am-12pm

 

James Hillhouse Comprehensive HS

480 Sherman Pkwy.

9th - 12th

Wednesday, February 11 5:30-7pm

Wednesday, March 4 3:30-5pm

Wednesday, March 11 5:30-7pm

Wilbur Cross Comprehensive HS

181 Mitchell Dr.

9th - 12th

Tuesday, Feb. 9 5-7pm

Snow Date: Feb. 11

Building tour at 5pm followed by a presentation at 6pm.

Achievement First Amistad HS Charter

580 Dixwell Ave.

9th - 12th

Thursday, Feb. 11 7-8pm 

Saturday, Feb. 20 10-11am  

Snow Date: 10-11am

Tuesday, Feb. 23 7-8 pm

 

Common Ground

358 Springside Ave.

9th - 12th

Wednesday, Feb. 10 4-6pm

Wednesday, Feb. 24 4-6pm

Saturday, Feb. 27 11am-1pm 

Snow Date: Mar. 5

ACES Educational Center for the Arts (ECA)

55 Audubon St.

9th - 12th

Tours are offered every other Wednesday at 1:15pm. Please call the main office to register.

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    3 & 4-year-olds

Our Mission

In addition to providing effective and innovative educational practices, New Haven Schools of Choice are designed to foster student enrollment patterns that reflect racial, ethnic and economic diversity.

Families must apply to our schools.  Students are placed in schools through a lottery.

 

Who Can Apply

New Haven residents can apply to any magnet or charter school in the city. Our Interdistrict Magnet Schools are open to all Connecticut residents. There are no admission requirements, tests or prerequisites for our students. We serve special education students, English Language learners, talented and gifted students and everyone else who comes through the lottery to our schools. No student may be denied enrollment because of race, ethnicity or disability. 

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Office of Choice & Enrollment

54 Meadow Street, First Floor
New Haven, CT 06519 MAP

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm

Phone: 475-220-1430 &
475-220-1431

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