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Seats Available for LPSS Magnet Academies

LMA Seats Available

The Lafayette Parish School System is accepting applications for the 2024-2025 school year for its Magnet Academy programs with available seats. Applications will remain open through mid-August or until all seats are filled and should be submitted via 

Seats are available for the following Magnet Academy Programs: 

● Elementary Schools 

○ Charles Burke Elementary School’s Two-Way Spanish Immersion Program (Kindergarten & 1st grade) 

○ Alice Boucher Elementary School’s Spanish Immersion Program (Pre-K)

○ Prairie Elementary School’s French Immersion Program (Kindergarten)

○ Evangeline Elementary School’s French Immersion Program (Pre-K & Kindergarten) 

● Middle Schools 

○ Carencro Middle School’s Informatics and Biomedical Programs (6th & 8th grade)

○ Lafayette Middle School’s Environmental Sciences Program (6th, 7th, & 8th grade) 

○ L.J. Alleman Middle School’s Performing and Visual Arts Programs (6th grade)

● High Schools 

○Carencro High School’s Informatics Program (9th & 10th grade) 

○ Acadiana High School’s JROTC Program (9th, 10th, & 11th grade) and Business and Hospitality Programs (9th & 10th grade) 

○ Ovey Comeaux High School’s Navy JROTC Program and Visual and Applied Arts Program (9th, 10th, & 11th grade) and the Performing Arts Program (9th & 10th grade) 

○ Northside High School’s Legal Studies Program (9th grade) and Broadcasting Program (9th & 10th grade) 

○ Early College Academy (9th grade) 

○ W.D. and Mary Baker Smith Career Center 

■ Pre-Educator Program 

■ Machining/Computer Integrated Manufacturing Program 

■ Medical Assistant Program 

■ Emergency Medical Technician Program

Students will be placed on a first-come-first-serve basis. As a reminder, academy criteria must be met in order to qualify and students are provided transportation through the satellite bus stop system. 

For students in grades 6-12 looking for a self-paced accelerated learning model and flexible schedule, applications are open year round for the E.J. Sam Accelerated School of Lafayette.

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