Academy Application Timeline


Application submission deadline for students currently enrolled in a St. Johns County public school: February 8, 2018, by 5:00 p.m.

Dec. 2 – Jan. 8    Middle School Blitz held at each Middle School
January 18         High School Showcase at World Golf Village Convention Center – 3:30 – 7:00 p.m.
January 18         Online Application OPENS for newly applying 5th, 8th and 9th grade students. View instructions     showing how to apply.
Jan. 22- Feb. 6    Academy Nights (see schedule below)
January 29          St. Johns County Center for the Arts AUDITIONS at St. Augustine High School.
Murray Middle School Arts auditions will be held at Murray Middle School and please bring your printed audition form.
February 8          Registration Deadline – Online – Registration will be closed at 5:00 p.m.
June 1                 Last day to appeal

High School Showcase
All parents and students are invited to attend the annual High School Showcase on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at the World Golf Village Convention Center from 3:30 – 7:00 p.m. Learn about the high school Programs of Choice and meet representatives from each high school.

Academy Nights
Each high school will host an informational 2018 Academy Night. All parents interested in attending one of the academies should make plans to attend these events. Each Academy Night will begin at 6:00 p.m., except for St. Johns Technical High School which will begin at 5:30 p.m.

January 22               Bartram Trail                             6:00 – 7:30pm
January 23               St. Johns Technical                    5:30 – 6:30pm
January 23               St. Augustine – ALL St. Johns County Center for the Arts and Murray Middle School requests must  apply by February 8, 2018. (Auditions at St. Augustine High School and Murray Middle School will occur on January 29, 2018)                                                                   6:00 – 7:30pm
January 30               Allen D. Nease                          6:00 – 7:30pm
February 1               Pedro Menendez                      6:00 – 7:30pm
February 5               Creekside                                  6:00 – 7:30pm
February 6               Ponte Vedra                              6:00 – 7:30pm


Any SJCSD resident who is moving a student from home school, virtual school or private school may apply for an academy by pre-registering at their current zoned school and complete a Program of Choice paper application at that time, for inclusion in the application process. All paper applications are due by February 8th at 5:00 p.m.

If you should have any questions, please feel free to contact Theresa Dodd at 904-547-4870 or [email protected]