Class of 2028 Application Cycle is Now Open!!

How Do I Apply?

  1. Join us on December 7, 2022, for Parent Information Night (see details below).
  2. Fill out an application. You can print a copy here or obtain one when we visit your ECPS middle school.
    1. Application with English Informational Pages
    2. Application with Spanish Informational Pages
  3. Write your essays (have a trusted adult or two look over them).
  4. Ask two teachers to fill out a recommendation form (one must be a current core teacher).
  5. Submit your Application.
    1. For ECPS Scholars: All completed applications (with essays and recommendations) should submitted to your school counselor.
    2. Other Scholars: You must submit a completed application (with essays, school records and recommendations) directly to Mrs. Hayes.
  6. All applications MUST be submitted by Friday, January 20, 2023, by 3:00 p.m.
  7. Late applications will not be considered.

How Will You Obtain my School Records?

    • CURRENT ECPS SCHOLARS – We will request your academic, attendance, testing, and discipline records from your school.
    • FOR THOSE WHO ARE NOT CURRENT ECPS SCHOLARS – You must request your academic, attendance, testing, and discipline records from your school. They can be faxed to us at (252) 823-2053 or emailed directly to Mrs. Hayes ([email protected]).  They must be received NO LATER THAN JANUARY 20, 2023.  We cannot process applications without school records.

I Submitted an Application, What Happens Next?

    • January & February 2023 – Our team will process applications.  Do not worry if you do not hear from us yet.  It takes us a lot of time to thoroughly review all completed applications.
    • By March 1, 2023 – Scholars will receive an email updating their application status
    • March 2023 – Some scholars will be invited to interview with our team.  After the conclusion of interviews, applications will go back to the team for further review and final decision making.
    • April 6, 2023 – Letters will be mailed to scholars indicating final application status
    • May 2023 – New Student Orientation for invited scholars
    • July 2023 – Required Bridge Week transition program
What if I Have Questions?
You or a parent/guardian can contact our School Counselor, Mrs. Hayes: