Teacher with HS science class 

Special Programs

Consortia, Choice, Language Immersion and Magnet Programs

MCPS offers a wide variety of specialized academic programs for students at all grade levels. Some programs are open only to students in the sponsoring school, while others are open to all students in the county. These programs have different entrance criteria and application processes.

Programs are categorized as countywide, regional, or local school programs. More about regions.

Consortia/Choice Programs 

Middle school consortia (MSMC) and high school consortia (NEC and DCC) information is available below.

Magnet Programs 

Language Immersion Programs 

Forms and information for immersion programs  

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Programs by Level

Programs by Name

Application (Magnet)

2013-2014 School Year News

Deadline for all programs has passed. Applicants received results by mail in early February, 2014. 

 

For additional information, contact the Division of Consortia Choice and Application Program Services at 301-592-2040. 

Elementary School application programs

  • Elementary Center Programs for the Highly Gifted 
    • January 21 MAKE-UP testing for elementary Centers for the Highly Gifted WILL be held at 9:00 am in the auditorium of 850 Hungerford Drive, Rockville
    •  About the Program 
  • Primary magnet at Takoma Park ES 

Middle School application programs

High School application programs

Language Immersion

 

Deadlines and Forms

Elementary Immersion Programs

Middle School Immersion Programs

Consortia - Choice

Due date for all programs was Friday, November 8, 2013