Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools

    2021-2022 High School/Middle School

    Student Assignment Timeline

    (Timeline will be updated when more information is received)


    To see your child's high school assignment for the 2021 - 22 school year: 

    click here for School Locator



    December 13 - January 8    MAGNET SCHOOL & CHOICE Application Period   ONE ONLINE APPLICATION


    CLICK HERE  for Application:



    This is the only time to apply for:


    (High Schools: Atkins, Kennedy, North Forsyth, Paisley, Parkland, Reynoldsf, Winston-Salem Preparatory Academy and WSFCS Virtual Academy)

        For more magnet information visit https://www.wsfcs.k12.nc.us/Domain/35


    **Early College of Forsyth- Applications Below...Please contact your KMS Counselor for details**

    Application   ECF Reference Form  ECF Brochure




    To make your SCHOOL CHOICEIf you would like your child to attend another high school, apply online. If there is space available and you will provide your own transportation, the district will try to give you a spot. If space is limited, students will be assigned in the order that their choice applications were received.


    January 8                              Magnet &/or Choice School Application Deadline-     Online Application   


    Januarly 13                            Magnet Lottery                                                                              Virtual




    Rising 6th - 8th  

     February 8th - 26th                   MAGNET AND CHOICE Application Period               ONLINE APPLICATION



    Middle Schools: Hanes, Mineral Springs, Paisley, Wiley, and Winston-Salem Preparatory Academy).

             For more information visit wsfcs.k12.nc.us/magnet .





    If you want your Residential School, you do not have to submit anything. IF you want another school in your zone, you will need to submit a CHOICE application.


    March 3                                              Magnet Lottery                                                      Virtual

    March 22 - April 2                              Out of Zone Transfer Period                                 Online Application