Advanced Programs - Arts, AICE, FGCU & IB

Advanced Programs Application Period runs once a year during Student Open Enrollment.

Please read Application/Application Packets for important information

Steps to Apply

Step 1: Print & complete the application for the program you are wanting to attend

Step 2: Complete the Student Open Enrollment Process online with the District letter and PIN number or by registering in person at a Student Enrollment Office. (Students must complete the Student Open Enrollment Process and rank the schools available in their zone/subzone)

Step 3: Print the receipt stating you have completed the Student Open Enrollment Process

Step 4: Bring your completed advanced program application & student open enrollment receipt to the schools special program coordinator. (Steps 1 through 4 MUST be completed between January 13, 2020 through January 31, 2020)

Step 5: Acceptance letters will be mailed out to students on February 14, 2020.   Letter of intent must be returned to the appropriate school by February 24, 2020 or the seat will become available for another student.

Middle School Advanced Programs

East Zone

  • Oak Hammock Middle Arts Program
  • Veterans Park Academy for the Arts Program

South Zone

  • Bonita Springs Middle Arts Program
  • Cypress Lake Middle Arts Program

West Zone

  • North Fort Myers Academy for the Arts Program

The arts programs with auditions will hold auditions at each school prior to the end of student open enrollment. More information about arts auditions can be found on each school's website.

MS Advanced Program Applications

High School Advanced Programs

East Zone

  • Dunbar High School - IB Program
  • East Lee County High School - AICE Program
  • Lehigh Senior High School - AICE Program - Arts Program
  • Riverdale High School - IB Program

South Zone

  • Bonita Springs High School - FGCU Collegiate Academy
  • Cypress Lake High School - Arts Program
  • Dunbar High School - IB Program
  • Estero High School - AICE Program
  • Fort Myers High School - IB Program

West Zone

  • Cape Coral High School - IB Program
  • North Fort Myers High School - AICE Program - Arts Program

HS Advanced Program Applications