• If you are applying after January 27th, please complete this application and return it to Melinda Castillo (L502).

    Teacher Cadet Application 2023-2024


    Submitting an Interest Form

    The online interest form is available to all LCPS students currently enrolled in Grade 10 with a minimum 2.7 GPA or its equivalent. Eligible students should express their interest in the Student Opportunities portal (LCPS Go) between September 14, 2022 and January 27, 2023.

    The student interest form requires a student-created response (i.e., presentation, essay, drawing, video, etc.) and two recommendations. Students will need to provide names and email addresses for two recommenders. 

    The interest form must be completed and submitted by 11:59 PM on January 27, 2023. Student directions are viewable here.

    Tentative Timeline

    September 14, 2022

    The interest form becomes available in the Student Opportunities portal (LCPS Go).

    January 27, 2023

    The deadline for current Grade 10 students to submit an interest form via LCPS Go.

    February 10, 2023

    All letters of recommendation are due (responsibility of the student to follow up).

    February 13, 2023 - March 10, 2023

    The committee convenes to review interest forms.

    March 27, 2023

    The committee communicates accepted and deferred students to stakeholders (students, families, counselors, principals, teachers, etc.).

    After April 1, 2023

    School Counseling may schedule accepted students in the Teacher Cadet I DE course to begin in the 2023 – 2024 school year as Grade 11 students.


Last Modified on January 3, 2023