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MAGNET SCHOOLS FOR THE 2023-2024 SCHOOL YEAR


Posted Date: 11/10/2022

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Online Magnet Registration Portal for CURRENT EIGHTH GRADERS FOR ENTRANCE INTO U.I.S.D. MAGNET SCHOOLS FOR THE 2023-2024 SCHOOL YEAR
Is now AVAILABLE!

AHS – Magnet for Health and Science
UHS – Magnet for Engineering and Technology
USHS – Magnet of Global Business and Advanced Technology

The deadline for submitting applications online is on January 25, 2023.

CRITERIA

  • Incoming 9th grader for the 2023–2024 school year.
  • Composite grade average of B (80%) for the (math, science, language arts/reading, and social studies) final report card in the 7th grade and the January 2023 report card for 8th grade.
  • Score within the appropriate range on the Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT) – based on the ranking of all applicants. (Onsite Online CogAT Exam)


A Magnet Parent Night presentation will be available to all interested parents and students on January 19, 2023 at 6 pm – United I.S.D. Student Activity Center

MANDATORY Onsite Online TESTING DATES

Each applicant must complete the mandatory onsite online assessment on one of the following dates (no exceptions). A Chromebook or laptop is required to take the onsite online test.

Sign in starts at 8:30 a.m./Test starts promptly at 9:00 a.m.

DATE SITE TIME
February 11, 2023 UHS 9th, USHS, AHS, LBJHS 9th 8:30 a.m. โ€ 12:00 noon
February 25, 2023 AHS and USHS 8:30 a.m. โ€ 12:00 noon
March 4, 2023 UHS 9th Campus 8:30 a.m. โ€ 12:00 noon

****Students must test at their feeder high school due to COVID-19****

For more information, please contact:

  • Mrs. Maria Alarcon, UHS Magnet Dean at (956)473-5627;aracelir@uisd.net
  • Mrs. Elvira Gaona, AHS Magnet Dean at (956)473-2232;maguilar@uisd.net
  • Mr. Sinneh Koroma, USHS Magnet Dean at (956)473-5440;jtrevino1@uisd.net
  • Ms. Sylvia Garcia, LBJHS 9th at (956)473-1507;sylgarcia@uisd.net

 

Magnet Online Registration Portal

It is the policy of United ISD not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, gender or handicap in its programs, services or activities as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.

 

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