Admissions Timeline & Information

Please reference the Admissions FAQs page for additional information

 for the 2020 - 2021 SCHOOL YEAR 
Application Window Opens:   Monday, January 13, 2020

Application Window Closes:  Friday, February 21, 2020


  • Additional Wait List Application Opens:  Friday, April 3, 2020

(call school for more information)

Lottery Night:   Thursday, March 19, 2020 @ 6:30pm

Decision Deadline:  Thursday, April 2, 2020

                        Offers not accepted by the deadline will be rescinded.

Registration Appointments:  April/May/June 2020

NOTICE:  The Longleaf School of the Arts Board of Directors votes each year to determine the number of seats that will be offered for admission to freshmen (rising 9th) and sophomores (rising 10th) for the following school year.


A total of 27 credits are required to graduate;  students may choose to concentrate in one area of art for an endorsement.  Please see the LSA 2019-20 School Profile for additional information.

  • English (4 credits)

  • Social Studies (4 credits)

  • Math (4 credits)

  • Science (3 credits)

  • World Language in the same language (2 credits)

  • Arts Courses (6 credits); 7 credits for endorsed diploma

  • Health/PE (1 credit)

  • Cognitive Development (1 credit)

  • Two Electives (2 credits)

  • Minimum 10 hours community service per enrolled school year

For prospective parents and students to learn more about Longleaf School of the Arts and what makes us unique.  Meetings conclude 
with a question and answer session and take place in the LSA Gallery at 6:30pm.   No sign-up is necessary.  Join us!
  • Tuesday, October 15, 2019
  • Thursday, November 14, 2019
  • Monday, December 9, 2019 

  • Tuesday, January 7, 2020

  • Thursday, February 6, 2020

  • Monday, February 17, 2020

8th grade students "shadow" with a current LSA student for an entire school day to experience what it is like to attend LSA.  Spaces fill up quickly, so be sure to sign up early.  SIGNUP LINK BELOW
  • Friday, October 4, 2019
  • Friday, November 1, 2019

  • Friday, November 22, 2019

  • Friday, December 13, 2019

  • Friday, January 10, 2020

  • Friday, January 31, 2020

  • Friday, February 7, 2020

  • Friday, February 21, 2020



Tours may be offered with one of our Student Ambassadors for those families that were unable to attend either a Shadow Day or a Parent Interest Meeting.  Space will be limited to minimize disruption of instructional time during the school day.  Dates TBD

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