2023 Fall Admissions Information

  • 2023 Fall Application Cycle is Closed


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      2023 Fall Application Timeline & Requirements

    Star icon Application Window Opens | August 16, 2023 

    Star icon Application Window Closes | October 18, 2023 - Fall admissions window will close at 11:00 PM 

    Star icon Fall Admissions Testing Sessions | October 28, 2023 and November 4th and 11th, 2023 (Register online for one session) 

    Star icon March 2024 - Admissions offers will be posted in the admissions portal

    Star icon March-August 2024 (Applicants must accept or decline all admissions offers. Waitlisted applicants will be notified as seats become available.)


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     Parent Information Sessions - 2023 Fall Admissions Cycle

    (All sessions will be in the school auditorium)


    Copy of Presentation (English) 

    Copy of Presentation (Spanish)




    Thursday, August 31, 2023

    J. Michael Lunsford Middle School

    6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

    Saturday, September 16, 2023

    Independence High School

    10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

    Wednesday, September 20, 2023

    Blue Ridge Middle School

    6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, October 3, 2023

    Sterling Middle School

    6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

    Wednesday, October 11, 2023

    J.L. Simpson Middle School

    6:30 - 7:30 p.m.


     *Interpretation Request - Please email AcademiesAdmissions@lcps.org if you require interpretation services to attend an information session. Please include preferred date(s) and language(s). NOTE: All requests must be received no later than five (5) business days prior to your selected information session. 




    Testing Accommodations Information
    STEM Thinking Skills Assessment/Writing Assessments AccommodationsTesting Accommodation Icon

    Students who are requesting testing accommodations for the Writing Assessment or STEM Thinking Skills Assessment must request the accommodations in writing to AcademiesAdmissions@lcps.org no later October 18, 2023.

     Important:  Only accommodations for assessments that are part of an IEP (Individualized Education Program), Section 504 Plan, or an EL-APP (English Learner Assessment Participation Plan) can be considered.




    Admission Information for Private
    and Home-School Students 

    Fall Application 
    Private and Home Schooled Applicant Instructions - FALL

    Solicitud de Otoño

    Instrucciones para solicitantes con educación privada y educación en casa - OTOÑO





    **Home/Private schools students offered admission to the Academies of Loudoun must be enrolled as full-time LCPS students in order to attend the Academies of Loudoun.




Last Modified on November 22, 2023